at Savills

Top Employer
Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
London
Review Date
Roles
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Savills is a Top Employer

4.3/5

The Role
4.4
The Company
4.4
The Culture
3.9

The Role

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

The job is very enjoyable overall.
4 /5

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

The teams make you feel welcome from day one and get you involved as much as they can with projects that will interest you.
5 /5

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

Everyone was extremely helpful and made every effort to give valuable advice.
5 /5

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

The team keep me busy, but I never have 'too much' to do.
5 /5

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

I feel I was given as much responsibilty as possible, considering I came from a non-property background.
4 /5

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

Seeing as I'm entering this industry next year, this placement has provided priceless experience and taught me a bit about what to expect when I start my permanent job.
5 /5

The Company

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

Generally a very fun and friendly office - more so than i've ever experienced before.
4 /5

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

It was extremely well organised, with socials and useful talks from current employees built into the programme.
5 /5

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

The company have been extremely generous.
5 /5

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • There were no perks with this Placement Year
4 /5

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

5 /5

The Culture

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

The placement students got on very well together and independently organised socials in order to get to know each other better.
4 /5

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

Being in the centre of London, it's expensive to both live and socialise. However, living at home makes things much easier!
4 /5

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

The social life in London can't exactly be criticised!
5 /5

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

3 /5