Project and Event Management Internship

The ICC World Chambers Federation is seeking a Project and Event Management intern, with a convention de stage to participate in our closely knit team.

Place: Paris, France

Organization: International Chamber of Commerce (ICC)

Department: World Chambers Federation (WCF)

Start : 2nd of January of 2019 (6 months)

Internship position with Senior Project Manager and Project Officer

Participation in the final preparations of the ICC WCF 11th World Chambers Congress.

The ICC World Chambers Federation is seeking an intern, final-year internship, with a convention de stage (for all non-EU residents, valid papers: long-stay student visa and/or French carte de séjour) to participate in our closely knit team.

The ICC World Chambers Federation (WCF) represents the interests of local, regional, national, bilateral and transnational chambers of commerce and industry, with members in over 130 countries. Through its extensive global support network, WCF enables chambers from all over the world to exchange experiences and improve their performance in areas such as finance, management and the development and promotion of services.

Main tasks:

  • Participate in the 11th World Chambers Congress final administrative and logistical aspects
  • Support Senior Project Manager and Project Officer with divers tasks regarding the Congress programme and promotion
  • Help with other punctual World Chambers Federation tasks

The ideal candidate will be a fluent English speaker with solid writing skills, English is the working language, but French as well as Portuguese and Spanish languages are highly recommended (the Congress is taking place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil). He/she should be very pro-active, well organised and meticulous in carrying out the required duties in high-pressure environments, as well as having excellent computer and communications skills. He/she should be a team player who is highly interested in gaining experience in an international environment with a dynamic team. Prior involvement in organising/coordinating an event is required. Previous experience  in marketing and PR are a plus.

If you are interested, please send an application letter including your curriculum vitae to Ms. Stéphanie Vieilledent at svt@iccwbo.org, with a copy to Ms. Léa Puteaux at lea.puteaux@iccwbo.org by the 11th of December 2019.Please specify in the subject of the e-mail “WCC Internship + YOUR SURNAME”.