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8.7 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 19 ratings in 2019)
"A great learning experience."
Culture
9.5 / 10
 
Hours
8.7 / 10
 
Training
8.5 / 10
 
Remuneration
9.3 / 10
 
Integration
9.1 / 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

  • Interns cannot choose their own rotations.
  • The size of the company can make it harder to stand out.
  • Some would like training at the beginning to last longer.
  • While hours have flexibility, some departments may ask for more than others.

What insiders say about...

"I had to submit a virtual cover letter that had very straightforward questions about..."

"I was made to feel completely part of my team. BlackRock's culture is one of inclusion..."

"Tough but fair and certainly nothing ridiculous. I still had time to enjoy evenings..."

"There were lots of internship networking events to meet other people and learn more..."

"There were lots of behavioural questions but also technical questions during the..."

"I've been given daily tasks to relay information to the team and I feel like a useful..."

"You have the chance to have a real impact as well as work on projects and deliver..."

"The internship is good, but I would have liked for it to be longer so I had more..."

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

"A great learning experience."

"It's the biggest asset manager in the world with a good reputation and interesting..."

"Training has been very good, both formal and informal. If I wanted to learn about..."

"Give the interns an optional survey halfway into the internship asking if any of..."

"It is very good for an intern."

"My manager has been fantastic. We had an end-of-day meeting every day for the first..."

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