"Insightful, interesting and welcoming."
- Interns are assigned interesting work on projects that has a real impact on the company.
- The culture is welcoming and interns are included in social events.
- Remuneration is seen as being very good and fair for the work done.
- There is a degree of flexibility in the hours required so interns can maintain a good work/life balance.
- Workloads can vary greatly leading to both very busy and very quiet periods.
- Some interns will work away from the main office, which can feel isolating.
- Some of the training can be repetitive or unnecessary for certain roles.
- While most supervisors are very active and helpful, some can be less available.
What insiders say about...
"There's an online form followed by telephone, face-to-face and video interviews...."
"Everyone in the company is very friendly and always ready to help. Social activities..."
"I work 9.00 am to 5.00 pm. I've never had to come in early or leave late."
"If you have to travel, the company pays for it. Free lunches are very frequent and..."
"Questions were mostly based on my strengths and interests and the reason for selecting..."
"I am very satisfied with the second rotation as I have been given many opportunities..."
"The absolute best thing about doing an internship at Fidelity is the trust it instils..."
"Six months felt like too long to spend in my first rotation working in client services...."
"The company has an AMAZING art collection. Walking round the office is sometimes..."
"I learned more in a few weeks here than in a year at university."
"The scheme sounded very interesting and supportive. Fidelity is a good name to have..."
"The training here is one of the best aspects of the Early Careers programmes. It..."
"I'd prefer a smaller amount of time spent in client services in my first rotation...."
"The remuneration is very fair and suitable for an intern in London."
"Everyone across the floor has been willing to give up time to answer my questions...."