Marketing Intern at Nestlé

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Gatwick South East
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Market Research Marketing Media

6.2/10

The Role
7.2
Organisation
6.2

Socialising

4.8

The Role

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

I've really enjoyed the internship - A great working environment with a good mix between pressure to acheive goals and friendly, casual environment,

8/10

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

I got on well with all of my colleagues and never felt like I wasn't part of their team.

6/10

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

I was given plenty of support by my line manager, but also never felt like I was being pulled along - There was plenty of space for taking initiative.

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Very Busy!

8/10

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

I feel like I was given a legitimate project with appropriate responsibility, without ever feeling too out of my depth.

7/10

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

The presentation skills that I have gained will probably assist in my degree, but the most value that I've taken away comes from learning experiences about the industry that I can take with me in future employment.

7/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Relaxed and sociable, but still with the added pressure to achieve goals. The perfect balance.

6/10

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

Very well organised.

5/10

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

The company invested in training courses, an agency experience day, and characteristic testing.

7/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
5/10

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

Very Appealing.

8/10

Social

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

All of the interns got on well and we often socialised after work.

8/10

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

I didn't live in the area, but I gather that it was quite expensive.

3/10

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

Bars are quite expensive in Clapham, but also quite nice. Didn't go out clubbing in the area.

5/10

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

Only organised by interns.N

3/10