What were your main duties and responsibilities during the course of your internship?
My main roles were to contribute to marketing initiatives such as the employability newsletter and to support and run employability events such as the Exeter Award and eXfactor. A significant part of the role was marketing the Exeter Award and actively designing new initiatives to engage fellow students.
What would you say was your biggest achievement over the course of your internship?
The tasks I was involved with have given me the opportunity to strengthen my public relation and team player skills, as well as demonstrate my ability to problem solve and approach things proactively. The role has improved my career potential as it has allowed me to gain an insight into many different aspects of designing, implementing and evaluating marketing strategies, an area I am keen to progress in.
What benefits did your internship bring to your employer?
Being a student myself, I was able to bring a fresh perspective to the team which is vital to delivering an increasingly competitive range of services.