Junior Accountant at BAE Systems

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Nottingham East Midlands
Review Date
Salary
£14,000 - £15,999
Roles
Accountancy

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9.0/10

The Role
8.0
Organisation
9.8

Socialising

9.5

The Role

1. To what extent did you enjoy your work placement or internship?

Great people, good pay, very exciting environment

9/10

2. To what extent did you feel valued by your colleagues?

My collegues relied on me for aspects of the work. I felt wanted and needed alot of the time.

9/10

3. To what extent were you given support and guidance by management/your supervisor(s)?

Always supported whenever i required. What ever i needed there was always someone to help me

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very busy, my day was always full and flew by.

8/10

5. How much responsibility were you given during your placement?

I feel i was given a fair amount of responsibility as i was asked to complete many tasks that were important to the company.

8/10

6. To what extent did/will the skills you developed, and training you received, assist you in your degree studies and beyond?

I feel i have a huge advantage over other people when they graduate as i have a wealth or experience in the working world. I have also gathered so much knowledge of the financial working world.

5/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Fantastic!!!! loved it

10/10

8. How well organised was the overall work placement or internship set up?

Extremely well organised, always knew what to do with me and made my placement a joy

10/10

9. In terms of personal training and development, to what extent did the company or firm invest in you?

I was sent on 4 accoutancy training courses and had a lot of time spent on me by people within the company

10/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
9/10

11. How appealing are future employment prospects within the organisation?

Great ive got a job

10/10

Social

12. Was there a good social scene amongst any fellow placement students/colleagues?

Made some great friends

9/10

13. What was the cost of living and socialising in the area you worked in?

Cheap cheap cheap

9/10

14. What was the Nightlife like in the area you worked?

Love nottingham night life

10/10

15. Were there many opportunities to get involved in activities outside of work?

There was always a social activity every week and often there was a few to choose from, Great social commity

10/10