Internship – Digital Standards Initiative (Singapore)

ICC is looking for two interns to support its work with the Digital Standards Initiative in Singapore.

As the institutional representative of over 45 million businesses in more than 170 countries, the International Chamber of Commerce operates with a core mission to “make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere”. 

We act as the primary voice of the real economy in a range of intergovernmental organisations – from the World Trade Organization to the UN climate process – championing the needs of local business in global decision making. 

The convening power of our global network enables us to set rules and standards that facilitate over $17 trillion dollars in trade each year – as well as providing tailored products and digital services that directly address the real challenges faced by businesses operating internationally. 

We also provide the world’s premier private global dispute resolution services, leveraging ICC’s unique independence, integrity, and expertise. 

ICC Asia is looking for two (2) interns in Singapore to support its work with the Digital Standards Initiative. 

The Digital Standards Initiative – within ICC Asia in Singapore – aims to digitalise global trade by promoting regulatory reform and harmonised digital trade standards, which support businesses to make the move from analogue to digital in their trade and supply chains.   

The role 

The intern—a part time position supporting the Managing Director, will support key part of this agenda, focusing on:  

The diverse audiences that we seek to engage and inspire include corporates, industry associations, technology solution providers, governments and inter-government organisations. 


Terms and conditions 

Geographic location: Singapore 

Duration:  6-month internship, part time 15-20 hours a week, hybrid working.  Evening work will be required as global conference calls are frequently in the night-time in Asia (8pm – 11pm), 2-3 times per week.   

Stipend:  SGD1,000 per month 

Application process:  

Submit your CV, writing sample of at least 400 words (can be a hyperlink if it has been published), and cover letter stating why you wish to join the initiative, to the following address:

At ICC, we make business work for everyone, every day, everywhere. 

And when we say “everyone”, we mean it. 

We celebrate the diversity of our people and strive to inspire acceptance, cultivate a culture where difference matters, inclusion is essential and equality of opportunity is for everyone.