Internship – Global Policy Department (Paris)

The International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is seeking 3 full-time interns to support the work of the Global Policy Department, as of March 2024 for a period of 6 months.

As the institutional representative of over 45 million businesses in more than 100 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 Organisation 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 $10 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 International Chamber of Commerce (ICC) is seeking 3 full-time interns to support the work of the Global Policy Department, as of 4 March 2024 for a period of 6 months

The Global Policy Department is responsible for ICC’s policy work and is composed of 11 Policy Commissions: 

  1. Banking 
  2. Commercial Law & Practice 
  3. Competition 
  4. Corporate Responsibility & Anti-corruption 
  5. Customs & Trade Facilitation 
  6. Digital Economy 
  7. Environment & Energy 
  8. Intellectual Property 
  9. Marketing & Advertising 
  10. Taxation 
  11. Trade & Investment 

For more information visit our website.  

Each policy portfolio has its own work program and conducts innovative and groundbreaking policy-oriented advocacy and also includes the development of voluntary guidelines, codes and rules prepared by ICC business experts and for use by companies worldwide. Interning with the ICC Global Policy department will offer candidates a rich learning experience given the wide range of topics covered. 

The 3 interns will each be assigned to one of the below Policy Commission clusters: 

Group 1  

Group 2  

Group 3   

and will work on both administrative (logistics) and substantive (research, drafting etc) tasks. 

The role 

Tasks include: 


Important information: 

Terms and conditions 

Department: Global Policy 

Geographic location: ICC HQ – Paris, France  

Start date: March 4, 2024 

Duration: 6 months  

Remuneration: 700e gross per month 

Application process:  

If you are interested and fulfil the above requirements, please send your cover letter and curriculum vitae (in English) to Whitney Jolivet. As there are three internship vacancies in the Global Policy Department – please specify which one(s) you are applying for (group 1, 2 or 3) 

Closing date for applications: 5 January 2024 

Important information: 

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