Assurance Associate at PwC

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Duration
Placement Year (10 Months+)
Region
Guernsey Channel Islands
Review Date
Salary
£22,000 - £23,999
Roles
Accountancy

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8.3/10

The Role
8.3
Organisation
9.0

Socialising

7.5

The Role

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

8/10

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

8/10

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

10/10

4. How busy were you on a daily basis?

7/10

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

I was challenged and stretched in a number of areas throughout the year.

8/10

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

The accounting knowledge and time management skills I have developed during the year will be important in my final year at university

9/10

The Organisation

7. What was the general atmosphere in your office?

The office was young and vibrant. There were social events occuring regularly, I was very well looked after during the year.

9/10

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

The HR department looked after me throughout the year.

7/10

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

As I was training towards my ACA qualification, work invested time off and financing for all my courses.

9/10

10. What were the perks on your work placement?

  • Sports and Social Club
  • Financial Bonus
  • Above 25 days holiday
10/10

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

10/10

Social

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

8/10

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

The cost of living would have been a lot higher if I had to find my own accomodation. However, work provided housing in 1 of their 2 houses on the island.

5/10

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

Although their are limited clubs, the bars and pubs are extensive and the company is good.

8/10

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

Socially the placement has been excellent.

9/10