Business & Economics

You can travel the world interning for an exciting new startup or a large, global firm, building your résumé and boosting your business smarts. You’ll gain hands-on experience in general business practices, business development, and international business, which will help you zero in on your future career. We’re experts at matching you with the internship that meets your career goals and interests. Not only will you gain valuable business skills, you’ll also learn how to communicate with people from other cultures in an international work setting.

Business & Economics internships available in these countries

Intern in Argentina

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Business Development Intern with e-Learning Company

This is a large organization that works around the world delivering cutting-edge e-learning opportunities to people and businesses. As the organization grows, you could join one of several teams: product development and design, app and software development, or business management and development. Many possibilities await you.

Business Administration Intern at Social Enterprise

This organization is a great place for a first job experience, where you’ll learn about teamwork in a multicultural environment while exploring Buenos Aires. Your role could include analyzing business certification evaluation processes and identifying the gaps in the organization’s capacity to achieve that certification. A large amount of competitor analysis will be involved in this startup work.

Marketing Intern at Workforce Training Company

Whatever the business challenge, this organization partners with clients every step of the way to find the learning technology or solution that fits best—and gets results. You’ll study how the inbound marketing process works in other world regions. Adapting that process to the Latin American environment, you’ll assist in the planning of a business strategy.

Intern in Barcelona

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Financial Consultant Intern at Company

Gain professional experience in the consultancy world while exploring the vibrant city of Barcelona. Past interns have performed tasks such as external and internal communication to support the company, monitoring of support of many professionals, and other daily administrative tasks.

Economics Intern at Financial Forensics Firm

Here’s your chance to experience the vibrant Barcelona lifestyle while gaining professional skills in the field of economics. Past interns have assisted in the design of economic-financial reports, participated in specific auditing projects, and completed analysis of customer’s financial ratios.

Intern at eSports Interactive Platform

Have an education in marketing and an interest in eSports? Dive into both in the vibrant, sports-crazed city of Barcelona. Past interns have designed user-acquisition strategies in the world of eSports, created market analytics, written content for campaigns with international blogs, and participated in the development of the company business plan.

Intern in Brisbane

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Business Administration Intern in Brisbane

Learn about the daily operations of running a business with this administrative internship! Assist with the general administrative duties of the organization, such as greeting clients, scheduling meetings, organizing files, email correspondence, proofreading materials, data input, bookkeeping, and minute taking during meetings. A business administration internship is an invaluable opportunity to learn how to communicate with executives, staff and board members, and gain a more nuanced understanding of how businesses operate.

Human Resources Generalist in Brisbane

Interested in human resources and/or recruitment? An HR internship in Brisbane, Australia will enable you to gain a deeper understanding of the different aspects of the Human Resources field through a diverse range of tasks, including recognition programs, new contract generation, background checks, employee relations, performance reviews, and recruitment and interviewing. Depending on your background and interests, you might find yourself with a host organization in any number of Brisbane’s diverse institutions, including business, education, engineering, hospitality, law, science, and more.

Economics and General Business Intern in Brisbane

Economics interns can gain experience with host organizations of all sizes, within a variety of industries, and in both the public and private sectors. In addition to gaining general business skills and professional development, you’ll also put to use your economics background through responsibilities such as implementing staff compensation and benefits packages, contributing to corporate investments, and developing an understanding of market trends. Depending on your experience and interests, you may also find yourself in a specialized position in a firm dealing in accounting, finance, trade and logistics, or marketing.

Intern in Dublin

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Accounting Intern at Financial Services Company

You can intern at a financial services company that gives clients responsive, personal service at a price suitable for small to medium-sized businesses. You’ll provide essential translation of accounting principles and processes to clients, and you’ll assist in managing the financial aspects of clients’ businesses. Plan to acquire new skills as you work as a team.

Business Administration Intern at Guided Tour Company

Work with a guided tour company to help promote and manage tours. You’ll help with client relations, update administrative data, and promote the tours through social networks and marketing/sales support. In addition, you’ll get to know the historical aspects of Ireland in an unique way, elevating your professional skill set and your knowledge of a new place.

Trade Specialist Assistant at International Business

Join an international business, where you’ll connect with international partners to unite importers and exporters. As an intern, you’ll manage accounts and aid in trade advisory to clients, as well as representing the company at trade shows and international trade seminars.

Intern in Ecuador

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Business Development Intern with Local Artisan

You’ll work with local artisans who specialize in working with Totora (a local plant). Their products include baskets, ornaments, furniture, exclusive designs, and recycled paper. Their main objective is to support the entrepreneurial aspirations of indigenous communities, and to more effectively produce and sell their products.

Agricultural Economics Intern at Ecuadorian Organization

Your work will investigate the costs and benefits of guayusa production in the Napo region. You’ll work with local field teams and farmers to calculate the net present value of guayusa plantations, the opportunity costs, and the social/environmental benefits of production. Basic Spanish is required.

Intern at Fairtrade Fashion Company

At this organization, you’ll assist a sustainable fashion brand working with New York designers and indigenous artisans in Ecuador that is launching a new accessory line. Your work will require basic Spanish.

Intern in Florence

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Management Intern at Local Business

Work as a management intern for a highly respected and long standing business in Florence. Each project is developed to align with your strengths and talents, which means you’ll be in charge of a single, overarching project that helps grow the company, while maintaining a strong commitment to the company’s original values and original business practices.

General Projects Intern at Accounting Firm

Gain experience within an accounting firm as their general practices intern. You’ll do some accounting, and will also work on other projects, such as communicating with clients and researching new ones, often in the international sector. You’ll also be involved with daily business operations and special projects.

Management Intern at Local Restaurant

Work with a local restaurant, on the management side. You’ll assist with all aspects of running a restaurant business, working on everything from menu planning with wine accompaniment, to record keeping of customers, sales, and costs. Some time will be spent on the floor, greeting customers and observing food safety and sanitation, but most work will be done prior to the peak operating hours of the restaurant.

Intern in Japan

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Graphic Design Intern at Business Incubator

Use your talent for visual communication to improve marketing materials for growing companies. Responsibilities include working with design collateral within Adobe Suite, offering fresh ideas for branding, and digital design projects.

Digital Marketing Intern at Services Company

Take your love of social media marketing to the next level by creating content for social networks and blogs. Tasks include reviewing Google Analytics data to provide insights about digital marketing efforts and improving SEO. No Japanese is needed – just a passion for reaching audiences online.

Custom Business Internship

Whether you’re interested in consumer electronics, transportation, or the growing industries of consumer behavior and product analysis, a placement in Japan’s innovative business sector could be the right fit for you. Placements can be at either local or multinational companies, and can accommodate students in marketing, product development, HR, advertising, and more.

Intern in London

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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International Business Intern at Business Research Firm

This internship has two main focuses: administration and research. You’ll working with the operations director in planning systems, workflow, and resource allocation systems to enable growth of the business. You’ll work with the associate director of consultancy to conduct market research. This consists of logging into mobile banking sites, assessing the tools that banks use, and recording them with commentary.

Business Intern at Global Business Development Firm

Driven to infiltrate new markets, this is you chance to be a part of an exciting up-and-coming team. You’ll work in supporting the global business development and markets team. Your role includes assisting the team with day-to-day tasks related to new work acquisition, global proposals, key account management, and intranet maintenance.

Support Team Intern at Nonprofit Charity

This nonprofit focuses on helping the local community through fundraisers. You’ll support the chief operating officer in implementing and maintaining effective processes and systems for the management of the organization. You’ll also have a range of financial administration tasks, including reconciling records, writing checks, and maintaining and improving systems.

Intern in New Zealand

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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HR Intern for Travel Company

Work for a large company in the travel sector. You will work with the human resources department to manage employee relations, handle queries from staff, and assist with trainings. In addition, you will post job descriptions, review candidates, and set up interviews for applicants.

Business Development Intern at Start Up

You’ll gain business experience at this startup. You will work across all teams to help grow the business by reaching new clients. You will conduct market research, identify customer needs, and help establish an updated marketing campaign. Other duties include content creation for social media and email marketing campaigns.

International Economic Research and Development Intern at Economic Firm

Here’s your chance to elevate your skills by working for an international economic firm. Past interns have worked alongside local economists on possible models for regional development in New Zealand. And interns also helped to organize the International Economic Development Forum in Auckland, where they presented at the forum themselves.

Intern in Prague

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Finance Intern at a Local Hotel

Work in the finance department of a mid-sized hotel, which works with many international clients and partners. Gain experience in processing invoices, processing payments in their internal system, and working with their accounting system. Experience includes financial analysis, financial statements, and learning finance software tools.

Business Sales Intern at a Luxury Glass Company

Interns in this team-based role will play a part in sales, communication, inventory, and presentation of handmade glass products at a luxury company. Intern training will involve learning about the goods from production to sales, providing a great understanding of the value and selling points that interns will then use in business-to-consumer and business-to-business sales.

Business Administration Intern at a Local Company

This varied, small business setting is great for interns interested in learning the overall ins-and-outs of running a business, with tasks ranging from reception and administrative support to marketing and sales. The role includes a blend of both internal duties as well as customer-facing roles. Accounting/accounts-payable duties may also be involved for interns with experience and/or interest in those tasks. This placement will not only expose you to various aspects of small business administration, but will also immerse you culturally as you engage with local Czechs.

Intern in Rome

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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International Business Intern with Wedding Planner

Work with a company that offers tailor-made Italian weddings to foreigners. In your work you may assist before and during the weddings, update the website content, and research new channels to promote the business.

Accounting Assistant at Local Business

While practicing your Italian, you’ll be able to gain valuable knowledge about how an Italian business operates on a local and potentially international level. Your tasks may include receipt logging, expense reporting, price analyzing, bookkeeping, and tax filing. You’ll take your skills to the next level with this internship.

Business Development Intern at International Student Housing Provider

This is a large organization that houses international students in apartments all over Europe. The intern in the Rome office would assist with marketing campaigns, planning weekly activities, speaking with clients, and managing check-ins/check-outs. Additional projects include making the building more environmentally friendly through recycling and energy efficiency.

Intern in South Africa

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Coordination Intern at Marketing Agency

Work with a marketing agency that focuses on experiential marketing rather than traditional print pieces. You’ll help coordinate events through booking bands, speakers, and other vendors. You can also get involved with other aspects of the business. There is always something new to do.

HR Intern at Marketing Agency

You’ll work for a media agency and spend a good amount of time in the world of HR, as you’ll help the recruitment specialists with the administrative and support tasks throughout the day. You may also be involved with the recruitment of new clients.

International Business Intern at Trade Center

At this organization you’ll assist with a number of different tasks. You may assist with trade publishing and trade expo, public relations campaigns, web development, and/or market research. The internship will be based on your skills and experience and what role you’d fit best in the company. They have many opportunities!

Intern in Sydney

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Operations Intern at Career Pathways Company

Work under the operations manager of a team of career consultants. “What we say is what we do” is the motto here. In this role, you’ll have the opportunity to be the initial point of contact for new entrants to a career path course, and your duties include managing registrations and rosters, assigning tasks, and uploading applications.

Accounting Intern at Debt Relief Agency

Collaborate with experienced consultants from this company to advise clients on how to remove the burdens of their debt. Rather than sell products, you’ll work on the accounting data and client account reports to facilitate the organization’s work.

Corporate Paralegal at Law Firm

Work in business law in a multi-cultural, corporate, and commercial law firm, with specialist expertise in tax and superannuation. You’ll attend property settlements, draft general legal research and other writings, and register client documentation. Expect to work as a team and learn from seasoned professionals happy to pass on their knowledge.

Intern in Vietnam

Below are a few sample Business & Economics placements undertaken by past participants. There are many more possibilities, as each placement is customized. Contact an advisor to learn more!

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Administrative Intern at a Local Non-Profit

Work for an international non-profit which focuses on business and economic development, education, public health, and corporate social responsibility. Interns can expect to contribute to logistical projects such as researching, preparing trainings and workshops, and media for local and international projects & partners.

Strategic Business Intern at a Chocolate Factory

Work directly on strategic planning for one of Vietnam’s largest and most diverse confectionary companies. An intern in this position would work in conjunction with multiple business departments (R&D, production, management, accounting, & sales) to develop new products and follow up on campaign launches. The ability to create detailed reports on market trends is also essential in this role.

Project Management Intern for an International Business

Assist in delivering data entry and other BPO (Business Process Outsourcing) services provided to the company’s customers in Japan and other countries. Focus on quality control, lead-time, and productivity in delivering great service to customers.