Intern at HSBC

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
Less than £ 10,000
Roles
Banking/Finance

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4.9/10

The Role
4.3
Organisation
5.6

Socialising

4.8

The Role

Role Description

Working on the front line in retail banking.
Communicating with customers.
Providing councillor service to customers.

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

Not particularly mentally taxing.

4/10

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

They were very appreciative of any help I gave.

7/10

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

Sufficient support given by the management.

6/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

I would have liked to have been pushed further.

3/10

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

I would have liked to have been given more responsibility.

3/10

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

I did not feel I developed my skill set much.

3/10

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The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Pleasant, but not particularly exciting.

4/10

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

Lots of different experiences - some examples there was a lot of organisation, yet in some cases the upper management had no idea.

6/10

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

Probably quite a lot, as they want us to join the grad scheme.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

5/10

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

Secure job.

5/10

Social

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

Apparently so, but I did not find any explicit examples.

4/10

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

London prices

9/10

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

I would not socialise in the area I worked.

2/10

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

Only through the upper management.

4/10

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