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9.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 29 ratings in 2018)
"Brilliant, stimulating and somewhere I'd love to work."
Culture
9.6 / 10
 
Hours
8.7 / 10
 
Training
8.4 / 10
 
Remuneration
9.4 / 10
 
Integration
8.8 / 10
 

Pros

  • Interns are given a lot of guidance and training by mentors and team members.
  • The projects that interns get to work on are both challenging and of importance to the company.
  • The remuneration provided is very high for an internship.
  • The integration is good and interns are regularly invited out with team members.

Cons

  • Some tasks may require background knowledge that not all interns will have.
  • Many feel the length of the internship is too short.
  • Internships can vary greatly depending on the department.
  • There can be a lot of training sessions at once early on that some may find overwhelming.

What insiders say about...

"It's a four-step process. There's an online application, a video application through..."

"Interns are included in team activities both outside and within work. We also have..."

"The hours are very variable in my team but my basic hours usually range between 8.30..."

"We have a kitchen where there is a coffee machine, cookies and dried fruits for free...."

"I had general interview questions based around my experience and how good of a potential..."

"The quality of the work was very good overall. I completed day-to-day tasks as well..."

"Everyone in the company is very willing to help you and facilitate getting the most..."

"Some tasks are quite complicated and you need to have a good background of the industry..."

"The founder of the company can still be seen walking around the office day to day...."

"A unique experience that motivates you to come in every day."

"I attended three days of training in London, during which I acquired the basics of..."

"Feedback should be given directly as well as through our line managers."

"I think the remuneration is fair."

"I was really happy with my manager because I was able to work on my own but always..."

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