Sales Intern at Nestlé

Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
Gatwick South East
Review Date
Salary
£16,000 - £17,999
Roles
Consumer Products/FMCG

7.0/10

The Role
6.7
Organisation
7.0

Socialising

7.5

The Role

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

I really enjoyed it, especially towards the final weeks when I really got to grips with my project topic - I started to feel like an expert on it

8/10

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

My colleagues were friendly and inviting - the vibe around the office is really relaxed

7/10

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

Everyone is really willing to help as long as you are willing to make sure you make the most of their expertise - make a point of getting meetings or it may not happen

7/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Busy enough, could have had more to do though at times

5/10

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

Realtive amount - I think it was suitable to an internship level

5/10

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

Really developed my skills and understanding in analysing the market and internal metrics, and how in turn that coukd benefit others

8/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Really relaxed, altough at times a little fixated on the computer screens

6/10

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

Well organised all round - received a good level of training here too

7/10

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

Receieved a good level of training and experience - feel like I really developed

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
5/10

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

Although have not completed yet, I feel there are a number of opportunities and prospects that are provided for the interns in future employment here

9/10

Social

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

Really good relationship with the other interns

10/10

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

Good level of socialising but nothing in the direct area - have to go into london which is always quite expensive

7/10

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

London is a short train ride away

7/10

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

Football on a Tuesday, and gym classes every night

6/10