Business Development Trainee to SACC-Georgia
Are you interested in International Business and Trade? What about Business Administration in an international environment? If so, apply for an Internship at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in Georgia!
The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Georgia offers a position as a Business Development Trainee. This is a position filled with opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.
The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Georgia, SACC-Georgia, is a non-profit organization promoting the exchange of business, trade, investment, technology, education and culture between Sweden and the state of Georgia, U.S.A. This is achieved through a combination of networking events, cultural events, market research, trade programs, and various member services.
About the position
As a Business Development Coordinator at SACC-Georgia you need to be able to work independently under supervision and simultaneously be involved in various projects. Being service minded is as important to us as your professional skills. Training tasks include promoting the Chamber at networking events, meeting with potential members and sponsors, organizing various Chamber events and routine administrative tasks. Other tasks involve administer the life cycle of a member, coordinate and drive committee work and continuously working towards the goals of the chamber. Knowledge in accounting is considered an additional qualification since this position is responsible for the monthly administration of the finances of SACC-Georgia. Skills in sales are an advantage.
Where: The SACC-Georgia office is located in Atlanta.
Requirements: To participate in the SACC-USA Trainee Program you must be a current or recent student at a Swedish institution of higher learning (category intern) or have a degree from such an institution along with one year experience in the field (category trainee). The intern/trainee should have the intention to return to Sweden at the end of the training period. You have to be fluent in English both in writing and orally.
Duration of training period: SACC Georgia is looking for one trainee for a period of 12 months.
Start date: October 10th, 2014
Benefits: Accommodation and car shared with other intern. The position is unpaid.
Interested candidates may apply by sending your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
The SACC-USA Trainee Program enables Swedish students and professionals to come to the U.S. on a J-1 visa for a period up to 12 months (category Intern) or 18 months (category Trainee). You participate in a structured and guided work-based training program in an American business setting in order to gain firsthand experience of life and business in the United States.