Spring Intern at Rothschild & Co

Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
London Central London and City
Review Date
Banking - Investment


About You
The Organisation
Everything Else


About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

It was very well organised with great presenters and was good fun overall.


2. To what extent did you feel valued during your time at the company or firm?

From the analyst level up to MD's everyone made me feel valued both as a potential employee but also as a character.


3. How much guidance/support did you receive during the insight?

You could ask any question you wanted so long as you could think of one.


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

It definitely built up some of my financial accounting knowledge gaps and could help me in some finance/economics modules.


The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured, with all 5 days packed with presentations, workshops, networking event and even drinks.


6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Very friendly and casual. The mix of people was amazing!


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

Invested their time in explaining quite a lot of things.


8. To what extent did the insight help you to understand what it would be like to have a full time role with the company or firm?

Networking and shadowing were extremely helpful to understand the role of an analyst.


9. How much did the insight help you in understanding the company culture?

Even having a chat at the company cafe could help you get a grasp of what the culture is like at Rothschild.Shadowing definitely gave you a feel of what it is like during the actual working hours.


10. How valuable was the content in helping you to decide on your future career path?

Reaffirmed my interest in finance in general and advisory in particular.


Other Information

11. Were you paid or reimbursed adequately for this experience?

12. Were there opportunities for networking and meeting other employees of the company or firm?

Networking opportunities with analysts up to MD's as well as shadowing analysts on two different floors.


13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

Afternoon tea with Directors, lunch with analysts, overall casual and fun.


14. Did you find out about activities that employees can get involved in outside of work?

Rothschild encourages team spirit so employees would go out to have drinks or even go together on ski trips.


15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

Definitely, amazing program, amazing people, you learn a lot and you can get fast-tracked for an interview for the summer internship!