Sales Consultant at Golfbreaks.com

Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Windsor Greater London
Review Date
Salary
£18,000 - £19,999
Roles
Sales

8.4/10

The Role
9.3
Organisation
7.8

Socialising

7.8

The Role

Role Description

Sales Consultant operating in the UK transient team.

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

i really enjoyed my placement and found it a very beneficial experience.

9/10

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

i felt a valued member of my team throughout my year with the company.

9/10

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

i was given constant support from my manager. A lot of this was given in the regular 1 to 1 meetings.

9/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

due to having a full time role in the company and the nature of a sales roe i was constantly busy.

10/10

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

full autonomy to make as many sales as possible.

9/10

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

to a great extent

10/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

A very friendly and motivating atmosphere.

8/10

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

very well organised from initial training to day to day planning.

9/10

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

regular training sessions were given in different sales techniques.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Flexi Time
  • Subsidised Canteen
  • Sports and Social Club
  • Company Car
  • Subsidised/Company Gym
  • National Travel
  • International Travel
  • Financial Bonus
  • Company Parties/Events
  • Staff Sales/Staff Shop
  • Above 25 days holiday
  • Working from home
  • Healthcare from home
  • Healthcare/Dental
  • Travel loan
5/10

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

It is company which is continuing to grow. The idea of working in a medium sized enterprise is very appealing.

8/10

Social

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

I had a great relationship with my fellow students and colleagues.

10/10

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

I would say Windsor is quite an expensive area.

7/10

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

regular nigths out with my fellow students.

5/10

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

There were several opportunities. I myself benefited by taking up golf with the help of my colleagues.

9/10