The German American Chamber of Commerce, Inc. (GACC) is a non-profit facilitator of business between Germany and the US. Founded in 1947, the organization’s mission is to facilitate and establish economic ties between Germany and the United States.

The GACC New York is an official sponsor of the J-1 visa and provides a full range of services to bring interns and trainees to the US. Once our exchange visitors begin their programs, we continue to support them with networking and cultural engagement.

The Careers & Education team is currently looking for an intern starting October 2023. Our ideal candidate is a self-motivated team player with a passion for international exchange and excellent attention to detail.


  • Engagement in all process of visa case management, from document collection and review to candidate and host company outreach.
  • Organization of client files in online CRM database.
  • Production and analysis of workflow reports.
  • Administrative support including document shipment and invoicing.


  • Studies in Business, HR or similar
  • Excellent English language and communication skills
  • Proficient German language and communication skills
  • Excellent customer service skills
  • Ability to multitask, organize, and prioritize
  • Open-minded and team-oriented personality with the ability to work independently and creatively
  • Flexibility and adaptability with strong comprehension skills to efficiently tackle tasks


  • $2,600/month

Costs for the candidate:

  • Health insurance, flight, living costs in New York, for the J-1 visa: SEVIS fee and US Consulate fee

Start date:

  • October 1st, 2023

6 to 12 months

We look forward to receiving your application.