What were your main roles and responsibilities during the course of your internship?
The main roles where contacting clients, creating business plans for potential company ventures, creating clear pitches for the company to take to clients, creating educational material and designing sheets within excel to create reports for senior management at the company’s client businesses. The biggest of these were the educational material and the reports for senior managers. The educational material was in the form of a booklet which would teach managers and other employees about energy management and energy usage. The report designed within excel was an executive summary of energy saving solutions identified and the savings associated with them.
What would you say was your biggest achievement over the course of your internship?
I became more confident in communication with senior management teams and became highly proficient in excel.
What benefits did your internship bring to your employer?
I helped to lighten the workload of significant projects within the company and lead my own projects which would otherwise have been left at the bottom of priorities and possible never completed.
What skills were you able to develop through the internship?
Teamwork and collaboration, problem solving, negotiation
What attributes were you able to develop through the internship?
Perseverance, creative thinking, work ethic