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Business Development Intern

Intresseområde (Area of interest): Alla områden

Uppdragstyp (Type of assignment): Övrigt Praktikplats Söker jobb Trainee-plats

Beskrivning (description)

About the company:

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.

Job Description:

Interested in International Business and Trade? What about Business Administration in an international and dynamic environment?

The city of Atlanta is home to almost 500,000 people and is located at the center of the 9th largest U.S. metro region with over 5.5 million citizens. Atlanta hosts the U.S. headquarters to world-renowned companies such as Coca-Cola, Delta Air Lines, SunTrust Bank and CNN. Atlanta is the business hub of the Southeastern U.S., offering southern charm and world-class sophistication.

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Georgia offers a position as a Business Development Intern. This is a position filled with opportunities to develop both professionally and personally.

Position Summary:

As a Business Development Intern at SACC-Georgia you need to be able to work independently under supervision and simultaneously be involved in different 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, budgeting for and controlling various Chamber events as well as routine administrative tasks. Other tasks involve member relationship management, 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 SACC-Georgia finances. Skills in sales are an advantage.

Required Skills:

To participate in the SACC-USA Intern 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.


The position is unpaid. Transportation and cell phone bill partly reimbursed. Some Swedish students, depending on their university program, might also be eligible to receive student aid from CSN.

Sista ansökningsdag (application deadline): 2018-12-14

Arbetsgivare (employer)

Swedish American Chamber of Commerce Georgia

Business Development

Atlanta, Georgia


Kontaktperson (contact person)

Frida Holmkvist