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Internship at Business Sweden Colombia
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Industry

Import & Export

Category

Management Consulting

Experience

Entry level

Application Deadline: Nov. 15, 2022

Location: Colombia

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Contact Person
Nicolas Munoz

Job Description

As an Intern, your time will be split between supporting in management consulting projects and daily administrative tasks. You will be part of a challenging environment in project teams working on consulting and promotional assignments that will vary from assisting in the organization of a large seminar/event to collaborating in the delivery of analytical projects such as a market analysis, partner search assignments and so on.

The administrative part, when assigned, might include assisting the office in the practical day-to-day activities, such as supporting in payment preparation, handling suppliers, and assisting in payroll tasks (if needed).

We are proud of our objective-driven Nordic corporate culture, valuing empowerment and requiring proactiveness and ownership of task. Even though it won’t be your main task, you have a natural interest in lead generation and business development. We consider this a team effort.

We are a small team; thus, strong social and team-working skills are highly valued as well as a positive mindset and the ability to take initiatives.

The position is a six-month up to one year internship working 8 hours a day starting January 2023.

At Business Sweden we value and encourage applications from candidates with diverse backgrounds related to culture, gender, age, ethnicity, race, religion and belief, disability, nationality, sexual orientation, and gender identity. The diversity of our people is an important foundation of our culture and builds a workplace where everyone can contribute with unique experiences, perspectives, and cultures.

Skills & Requirements
  • You are a last year student of Business Administration, Economics, International Relations or other track or proven interest that is related with business management consulting
  • You are analytical, adaptable, independent, hard-working, and curious
  • You have good communication skills; you are a hands-on problem solver and a quick learner
  • You are used to handle both quantitative and qualitative data
  • A high level of proficiency in both written and spoken English and Spanish is a requirement
  • Previous experience from working in project teams is meriting

Does this describe you?
If so, please submit your personal cover letter and CV in English.

Want to know more about Life at Business Sweden and meet our colleagues?
Read more here.

About the company

Business Sweden is a government-funded management consultancy firm that helps Swedish companies all over the world. Right now, we are looking to hire an Intern to be part of our growing footprint and presence in Colombia and the Americas.

Business Sweden’s has a unique mandate to help Swedish companies grow global sales and international companies invest and expand in Sweden. We do this through trade promotion and business consulting activities, partly funded by the Swedish government and the industry, a partnership that provides access to contacts and networks at all levels.

In practice, our consulting work is similar in the type of assignments as large international strategy firms. Through our consultancy services we offer our customers strategic advice and hands-on support in their international growth and establishment. We have the same analytical approach and methods, but our problem solving is dedicated to supporting the Swedish industry – management consulting with a higher purpose.

Working for Business Sweden is a varied job in which you will encounter many types of clients and services. Work ranges from complex strategic deals to smaller operational projects and clients vary from multinationals to small family-owned businesses, and our job is truly high level to hands-on. The common denominator is a truly international work environment.

Business Sweden in Colombia
Business Sweden has been active in Colombia since 2010 and our office is located in Zona G, Bogota. Our office is also responsible for the markets of Bolivia, Ecuador, and Venezuela. We are part of Region Americas and collaborate closely with our colleagues in Chile, Mexico, Brazil, Canada, and the USA.

We have a great team in place and offer a great opportunity to develop your career in close cooperation with one of the world’s most innovative and sustainable set of companies – the Swedish industry.

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