Banking and Finance Apprentice Reviews

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8.2
Date Added: 21st April 2017 by Anonymous
"The level of responsibility. There does not exist a divide between normal risk analysts and the placement students and the work that they do. Showing interest in something and taking it upon yourself to cover that area will be rewarded as the manager will notice this and tailor your time here to what you show interest in.The location."Read more
Career Sector: Banking and Finance
Job Title::
Industrial Placement Student
Team:
Trading Risk
Voted Useful by 11 People
6.2
Date Added: 19th April 2017 by Anonymous
"The level of responsibility. There does not exist a divide between normal risk analysts and the placement students and the work that they do. Showing interest in something and taking it upon yourself to cover that area will be rewarded as the manager will notice this and tailor your time here to what you show interest in.Swindon is not London. The office life is very (too) casual and if you are an always giving 100% type of person, a lack of urgency there can slow you down and frustrate."Read more
Career Sector: Banking and Finance
Job Title::
Industrial Placement Student
Team:
Trading Risk
Voted Useful by 11 People
9.3
Date Added: 07th April 2017 by Anonymous
"Being with people that accept you for everything you do and actually want to support you. Walking into work knowing that you will face something new and be with people that are positive and happy. The flexibility and security at the same time, the company is the best part because every day is a step closer to being better and progressing to show what I'm able to do.Until I move I have to commute for 40 minutes each way on a train. However, because I enjoy my job I am able to think positive about the early starts and late ends."Read more
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Job Title::
Customer Service Advisor
Team:
Credit Operations
Voted Useful by 8 People
9
Date Added: 30th March 2017 by Anonymous
"EIKON demonstration. I had an opportunity to do a demonstration of our products to my team last year (2016). It was completely the first time I had to do this, and I didn't have enough knowledge of what was expected. Thus I tried to understand our products by asking my colleagues and reading articles. After my demonstration I got feedback from my teammates, and could understand the points I was lacking and also how to behave if I don't know the answer to a question. Through this experience I could understand our company..."Read more
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Job Title::
Sales Graduate Trainee
Voted Useful by 8 People
7.1
Date Added: 22nd March 2017 by Anonymous
"Flexibility - Flexi time, regular working from home. Good environment around the office. Friendly colleagues. Career progression. Opportunities for training & moving to different areas.Support work."Read more
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Job Title::
Developer Apprentice
Voted Useful by 6 People
5.8
Date Added: 21st March 2017 by Anonymous
"The team I work in is the best part about my job. Everyone I work with is supportive, helpful and approachable.The worst part is the repetitive tasks and the location."Read more
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Job Title::
Finance Intern
Team:
Project Finance
Voted Useful by 7 People
6.2
Date Added: 21st March 2017 by Anonymous
"The office environment and the team I work in.Some of the tasks are very repetitive. Not any use of topics/calculations learnt in university in my day to day work."Read more
Employer:
Job Title::
Intern
Team:
Project Finance
Voted Useful by 5 People
7.4
Date Added: 21st March 2017 by Anonymous
"Work/Life balance. Great team.Can be challenging working with different time zones."Read more
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Career Sector: Banking and Finance
Job Title::
FP&A Global Supply Chain Internship
Team:
Global Supply Chain
Voted Useful by 13 People
8
Date Added: 13th March 2017 by Anonymous
Employer:
Job Title::
Apprentice
Voted Useful by 5 People
8.2
Date Added: 09th March 2017 by Anonymous
"Work/life balance. Moving onto different projects.Repetitive. "Read more
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Job Title::
Apprentice -Test Analyst
Team:
Test practice
Voted Useful by 7 People