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Project Coordination Internship (remotely, approximately 10 -15 hours/week)

Published: 10 January 2022

The intern will be responsible for finding and securing sponsoring companies for a Forest Innovation Summit in San Francisco, which will take place in October 2022. Part of the role is to assist in the project management with operational activities such as content creation, writing agendas, and contacting speakers. The intern will also be responsible for maintaining and developing standards & procedures related to the event. Additionally, the role includes working with action plans. The intern will work closely with two other interns and a group of business executives which requires excellent communication and team-working skills in English.

Application deadline: 2022-02-28

This remote internship is possible to combine with full-time studies. The internship has no monetary compensation, as SACC-SF/SV is a non-profit organization. As an intern abroad, you may apply for scholarships. Some students, depending on the university program, might also be eligible to receive student aid from CSN.

The internship begins in January or February 2022, depending on the availability of the candidate. It is important that the intern is available until the summit in October 2022. We encourage interested applicants to apply as soon as possible!

Required Skills

  • Higher education within Business, Project Management, Law or equivalent.
  • Related work or extracurricular experience from event planning or project management .
  • Superb verbal and written communication in English and Swedish.
  • Interest or experience from the forest industry or tech is highly meritorious.
  • Great team-working skills.
  • Service minded.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a positive, curious and flexible attitude.

Application

 Please send your application by pressing "Apply":https://www.sacc-sf.org/services-careers/open-positions

Facts:

Founded in 1948, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco & Silicon Valley (SACC-SF/SV) has a long and proud history as the leading facilitator of transatlantic trade and knowledge sharing between Sweden and Northern California. We are a dynamic business organization serving as a gateway for companies and professionals interested in the Bay Area and Swedish business environments. We provide crucial business services to Swedish and American companies and professionals, produce a number of high-profile networking events throughout the year and bring valuable opportunities to our members and their ventures. ​​​​​​​ By leveraging its vast network, its impeccable reputation and over 70 years of experience, SACC-SF/SV is well-positioned to help facilitate a venture of any size and complexity.