NACC-MA INTERNSHIP

POSITION DESCRIPTION

Location: Washington, D.C.
Part-Time (2-3 days a week, flexible hours)
Pay Level: College Credit

 

About NACC

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.

 

Description

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.

Responsibilities

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.

 

Reporting Relationship

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.

Qualifications

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: office@naccma.org

INTERN TESTIMONIALS:

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 NACC-MA»

Chris, Intern Fall 2019

“Interning at NACC-MA was a great opportunity to begin my career with international trade and diplomacy in a dynamic, fast pace, and fun environment.”

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