Note to applicants:
The Business Development Intern will work out of the GACC Midwest office in the Greater Detroit Area, Michigan. As such, applicants must either currently reside in the Greater Detroit Area or be available for immediate relocation.
Start date: November/December 2021
Duration: 9-12 months full-time
The mission of the German American Chamber of Commerce of the Midwest (GACC Midwest) is to promote and assist in the expansion of bilateral trade and investment between Germany and the United States. All internships offer the opportunity to gain work experience in a truly bilingual and bicultural environment, with support from colleagues that can help speed the learning curve of understanding intercultural differences and nuances.
Our Apprenticeship Networks Department supports our member companies and other industry associations, educational institutions and government agencies to cover the demand for skilled workforce in various industry sectors. To this end, we assist with the creation of new programs based on the German model of dual vocational training as well as the management of existing programs. For more information about our Apprenticeship Network Department, please visit our MAT2 Apprenticeship Program homepage.
How You’ll Contribute:
- Support the establishment and management of long-term strategic relationships with referral partners, which include Career and Technical Education organizations as well as schools and school districts:
- Other duties may include supporting our team in annual exam development and administration as well as company outreach.
Qualification and skills of the ideal candidate: