Spring Intern at Rothschild & Co

Duration
Insight / Vacation Scheme (< 4 Weeks)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Unpaid
Roles
Banking - Investment

9.3/10

About You
9.2
The Organisation
9.3
Everything Else

9.2

About You

1. To what extent did you enjoy the insight?

The insight week was thoroughly enjoyable; it was stimulating, challenging and a great learning experience.

10/10

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

The analysts and associates were very willing to make themselves available to explain things and chat one-to-one over a coffee.

9/10

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

We had an M&A pitch to make at the end of the placement, and a number of analysts gave help and advice on a several occasions.

9/10

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

We received a comprehensive and in-depth insight into the work and culture at Rothschild, and we also honed our analysis, teamwork and pitching skills.

9/10

The Organisation

5. How well structured was the insight?

Very well structured - there was a clear timetable, yet with enough flexibility and spare time to network.

9/10

6. How was the general atmosphere during your insight?

Both the employees and the other interns were open, approachable and generous with their time.

10/10

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

8/10

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?

We had case studies, shadowing sessions and networked extensively throughout the placement.

10/10

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

On top of chatting to employees, we had a presentation from the Rothschild archivist about the history of the firm and its core values.

10/10

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

9/10

Other Information

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

I was reimbursed expenses.

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

10/10

13. How were the networking/ social event opportunities?

9/10

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

8/10

15. Would you recommend this insight to a friend?

10/10