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8.0 / 10 Overall Satisfaction
(based on 28 ratings in 2014)
"Encouraging, approachable, friendly."
  • SQS strongly encourages graduates to take lots of training courses
  • Graduates are on a structured career path with lots of support
  • Great exposure to a wide range of companies and industries
  • When working in the main office, the atmosphere is friendly and supportive
  • You don't get to know the location of your next project in advance
  • Not many chances to get to know colleagues who work on other client sites
  • New graduates could probably use a little more direction
  • Could be more opportunities to take on extra responsibility
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"The opportunity to gain experience over several industries."

"When starting a new project you can be uncertain of where you will be located."

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