Great Place to Work

4.0
Position title
RBC FX Operations Intern
Work term type
Internship
What was your monthly salary (before taxes)?
2,001 to 2,500
How long was your work term?
4 months
Where did the internship/co-op take place?
Toronto, Ontario
Work industry
Finance
Faculty
Science

Work review

With reflection, was your first day well-structured and organized? 
Went smoothly
Did the on-the-job training allow you to be successful in your role?
Good/Useful
Was your work challenging and engaging?
Moderate
The projects you worked on, did they give you valuable experience toward your career goals?
Very helpful
What did you like best about your internship/co-op? What type of work were you doing?

I was responsible for processing and matching foreign exchange trade confirmations. I found that the work and workplace enviornment gave me lots of room to grow and provided me with excellent exposure to the corporate world.

What did you like least about your internship/co-op?

I wish that I got the chance to learn based on understanding theory and less learning by rote memorization.

Manager experience

Did your manager(s) provide you with support and coaching to be effective in your role?
Regularly
Did you receive clear and actionable feedback from your manager(s) during your work term?
Regularly
Did you feel comfortable asking your manager(s) questions, when needed?
Open door policy
Feedback to management about the internship/co-op program: 

Great internship program, thank you for always providing me with feedback and being patient with me.

Social experience

To what degree did the team make you feel welcome, included and valued?
Like family
How often were there opportunities to participate in social activities with your colleagues?
All the time
Describe the office environment/culture.

Great office culture. Everyone was very friendly.

What are the benefits/perks of working here?
Free coffee Social activities Volunteering day

Final notes

Did the internship/co-op experience match what was described in the job listing and interview?
Just as advertised
Would you recommend this internship/co-op to a friend?
100%
Would you work at this employer full-time if offered a job?
Maybe
Why did you choose this employer for your internship/co-op?
Reputation Recommendation Location
Advice to future interns applying to this company? 

In order to be a competitive candidate, make sure to take on leadership opportunites and operate with a diverse set of viewpoints and perspectives.