Compensation and Benefits Analyst at Fidelity International

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Gurgaon Rest of the World
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Human Resources

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8.4/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
8.4

Socialising

8.5

The Role

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

The quality of work was intense, enjoyable and enriching. This has provided me with an all-round enhancement of skills and experiences. It would be an experience to be cherished.

8/10

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

I was made part of important decision-making bodies despite being new to the organization. Wherever it was felt that I might be able to contribute, my inputs were extremely valued.

9/10

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

The management/superiors were supportive. While guidance was provided wherever asked for/felt, I was also given autonomy to make my decisions.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

Work was quite hectic for most of the time. There were some times when it was about to slip out, but the work was always interesting enough to make me keep going.

8/10

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

There were quite a few opportunities where I was leading/managing a set of activities myself. The set of deliverables was my responsibility and thus an enriching experience.

8/10

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

This one is not applicable as I joined post finishing my course. But the training assistance provided was exemplary. THe amount of time/resources invested on us was quite a high amount and something that is relevant too.

9/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The atmosphere in office is very collaborative. There is no barrier/ceiling for anyone to progress. People are helpful and engaged. You can walk up to anyone and ask for help if needed.

8/10

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

The set up was well organized. I was provided with clear objectives and detailed plans for each rotation. Travel plans were pre-embedded in the program so I had fair notice before any such thing was about to happen.

8/10

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

The firm made sure training requirement were met. The focus was so much that I was flown over a couple of times to attend training programs in a different country.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Subsidised Canteen
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
9/10

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

The organization has an emphasis on longevity with the organization. Since I have enjoyed my time with the org so far, I see no reason to move out any time soon. Looking forward to a long stint.

8/10

Social

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

There was quite good interaction. We were from different work streams, but there were enough opportunities for us to interact and enjoy and learn from each other.

9/10

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

There were multiple offices in which I worked. A few were premier cost areas, while others were average cost areas. None of the areas were prohibitively costed though.

8/10

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

The nightlife was good and there were ample opportunities provided by the office itself to intermingle and socialize. The options were good as well and with a good environment.

8/10

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

Yes, there are quite a few charitable events that one can get involved with in office. This provides us with an opportunity to look at activities wherein we can impact the social fabric.

9/10

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