Corporate Tax Intern at PwC

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Duration
Internship (1-4 Months)
Region
London Central London and City
Review Date
Salary
£20,000 - £21,999
Roles
Auditing/Tax

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8.1/10

The Role
8.5
Organisation
8.4

Socialising

7.0

The Role

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

Really nice people to work with and good hours.

8/10

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

I felt that the work I did was appreciated

10/10

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

There was certain room left for initiative, but support was always on hand.

8/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

It varied from day to day, but most of the time I was fairly busy, but not to the extent that I didn't have free time after work.

8/10

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

I was trusted with a multitude of tasks, which had deadlines that if overrun could have embarrassed the person who asked me to help, so there was a substantial amount.

8/10

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

I think in terms of confidence and presentation skills my internship has helped me enormously.

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Very good, everyone was friendly and positive.

8/10

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

Very well, we knew what we were supposed to be doing at any given time.

8/10

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

They sent us on presentation courses and we were required to take some online training programmes, which for the time we were there was substantial.

8/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
9/10

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

I was offered a job.

9/10

Social

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

Very good, people always went for drinks in the evenings

8/10

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

Quite expensive, but that is London life!

4/10

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

Very good fun, has some good nights out.

8/10

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

There were a few, but I was only there for a limited time and was fairly busy in the evenings.

8/10