Apprentice Valuer at Savills

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London
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Savills is a Top Employer

4/5

The Role
4.3
The Company
3.7
The Culture
3.9

Role Description

At the internship I was actively involved with the whole of the valuation procedure from carrying out inspections and collecting comparable property transaction data to contributing with writing up the valuation reports.

The Role

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

4 /5

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

4 /5

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

5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

5 /5

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

4 /5

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

I was made to feel very welcome and was very happy with the level of responsibiltity. Any more and i would have felt under to much pressure for a person with my inexperience!
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Friendly and jovial.
4 /5

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

a little more structure to the internship would have been brilliant. it would have allowed a little more of a focus to the whole experience. At times I felt a little lost as to what i was actuslly there to do: help them or gain experience!
4 /5

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

they did attempt to explain many things which was helpful
4 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Parties/Events
4 /5

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

i think the atmosphere held the right balance of working hard and being friendly and relaxed
4 /5

The Culture

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

there were many oppoertunities to meet other placment studentsd and also those that the company had recently taken on board.
4 /5

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

very expensive but at the same time unsurprising
4 /5

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

4 /5

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

yes there were. sports activitires and group ocial evenings
4 /5