Internship – Global Events, Mediation Competition (Paris)

ICC’s Global Events team is looking for an intern to work on the 20th Mediation Competition.

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. 

The ICC Mediation Competition – part of ICC Mediation Week (#ICCMW) – is ICC’s largest educational event of the year. It is the biggest international moot worldwide dedicated exclusively to international commercial mediation and brings together 500+ participants including professional mediators, academics and students. The Competition offers 100+ mock mediation sessions, training sessions, a Professional Roundtable and numerous social events across seven days. 

ICC’s Global Event team is looking for an intern under the supervision of the Project Manager to assist with the organisation and management of the 20th ICC Mediation Competition, which will take place in February 2025. 

The role 

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Terms and conditions 

Department: Global Partnerships and Development, team Global Events 

Geographic location: ICC HQ – Paris, France  

Availability: From beginning of September 2024 until end of February 2025 

Application process:  

Please send your application including your CV and a cover letter in English as well as the names of at least two references on or before 17 May 2024 to

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.