Posted by: EuroCham Myanmar

Job Details
  • Location: Yangon
  • Career Level: Internship
  • Employment Type: Internship
  • Salary Range: monthly housing allowance
  • Start Date: Mon 07 January, 2019
  • Application Deadline: Mon 31 December, 2018
Job Description

ABOUT EUROCHAM MYANMAR

The European Chamber of Commerce in Myanmar – EuroCham Myanmar – was launched in December 2014, co-funded by the European Union. EuroCham serves as the voice of European business in Myanmar, contributes to a better business climate and promotes trade and investment relations with the EU.

Working at the crossroads of international trade, economic diplomacy and public-private sector cooperation, EuroCham’s main contacts are Myanmar officials, EU member state embassies, the EU delegation, the European Commission, European businesses, international organisations and European trade promotion organisations. The chamber has a dedicated international team of professionals from across Europe and Myanmar, working at a modern corporate office right by People’s park.

YOUR INTERNSHIP

EuroCham offers an interesting and challenging internship opportunity in the Marketing & Communications department for EU students that are curious about the workings of EU business in frontier markets. You can expect a professional and international work environment at the interface between the European business community and the Myanmar government.

We highly encourage applications from students who can integrate the internship in their university studies. Minimum duration: 5 months.

Requirements
  • Excellent command of English
  • Very good knowledge of MS Office
  • Undergraduate degree or previous professional and/or volunteering experience

The ideal candidate will also possess the following additional assets:

  • Experience in graphic design, video and photo editing
  • Experience in project management
  • Experience in social media management
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving capacity

Moreover, the successful candidate will have the following personal skills:

  • High degree of intercultural sensitivity
  • Solution-oriented thinking and hands-on mentality
  • Ability to work in a team and independently
  • Highly detail oriented
  • Ability to handle multiple assignments and requests and prioritize accordingly
  • Ability to meet assigned deadlines

Conditions  

  • You will work with and report to the Marketing & Communication Manager
  • 40 hours per week, Monday to Friday
  • Position to be filled from January/February 2019
  • A monthly housing allowance will be provided.

How to Apply

Applications (CV and motivation letter) should be addressed to Mr. Filip Lauwerysen, Executive Director of EuroCham Myanmar, exclusively by e-mail to info@eurocham-myanmar.org.

Only shortlisted candidates will be notified and invited for interview.