Location: Washington, D.C.
Part-Time (2-3 days a week, flexible hours)
Pay Level: College Credit
The Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce is the premier forum for Norwegian and U.S. member companies engaged in international trade and market expansion in the United States. The Chamber creates competitive advantages through strategic networking opportunities and value-added business programs that facilitate access to business, government, and policy-level decision makers.
The Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce is active in eight major US business areas. These areas include but are not limited to; Defense Technologies, Environment and Sustainability, Seafood and Agriculture, IT and Communications, Shipping and Marine Technologies, Social, Culture and Tourism. Members include leaders of Norwegian and American firms successfully pursuing business in the dynamic Norway-US market. The thriving Norwegian economy has created attractive opportunities in banking and finance, energy, the maritime and offshore industries, technology and environmental resource management, among others.
As an intern for NACC Mid-Atlantic you will have a variety of responsibilities ranging from member relations, marketing, event management, administrative tasks including website updates, newsletters, presentations, participation in meetings with NACCMA board members and embassy representatives, and more. As an intern you are also responsible for increasing brand awareness, drive membership, and utilize social media to strengthen relations with existing members. We encourage our interns to take initiative, be proactive and build professional business networks.
This intern reports directly to the Program Manager and is overseen by the Chapter President. For students interning as a part of an academic degree, we will accommodate those requirements set forth by your school/academic institution.
This internship is offered to college level students (undergraduate, graduate and exchange students).
Prefered GPA of 3.0 or higher
An interest in Norwegian American relations
High proficiency in English oral and written
High proficiency in Norwegian oral and written is welcomed, but not required
Strong communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
Proficiency in Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Wix web platform
Well versed on Social Media platform and web editing
How to Apply
Please send your resumé along with a cover letter stating why you would like to intern with the Norwegian American Chamber of Commerce Mid-Atlantic and send to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Antonia, Intern Fall 2019
«Being an intern at NACC-MA gave me great insight in how the business industry works. I was given many opportunities to make strong connections and friendships, and I will forever be grateful for my experiences at NACCMA»
Chris, Intern Fall 2019
“Interning at NACCMA was a great opportunity to begin my career with international trade and diplomacy in a dynamic, fast pace, and fun environment.”