International Market Research Specialist
UTSA International Trade Center
Are you a student interested in gaining real-world experience in global trade? Do you want to become more involved in the international trade community and be better prepared for tomorrow’s job market? If so, then the Young Global Business Professional Internship Program is just for you.
In 2010, the International Trade Center served over 1,400 professionals, assisted over 360 SMEs with over 5,700 hours of consulting and market research assistance that produced over $181 million in sales, and created and retained over 1,390 jobs.
A large part of this success comes from the International Trade Center Internship Program where student researchers collaborate with consultants in helping SMEs export their goods and services all over the world.
Generally, student researchers work with the International Trade Center consultants in gathering, analyzing and summarizing international market research for small business clients. The Consultant then presents the research to the business clients for use in developing their import/export plans.
The International Trade Center has graduated many student researchers that have parlayed the knowledge and experience that they gained during their internships into a career in international trade. Employers of former International Trade Center interns include Dell, HEB, Banks, UPS, Frost & Sullivan, the International Trade Center, Free Trade Alliance San Antonio and numerous other businesses.
The International Trade Center is looking for graduate or exceptional undergraduate students that are willing to work 19 hours a week and commit for two semesters.
Applicants should be bilingual, detail oriented, adept at solving problems, patient enough to conduct quality market research and willing to work in a fast paced environment.
Candidate must be enrolled in the College of Business. Graduate business students preferred
– Two consecutive semesters commitment
– Fluent in speaking, writing and reading Mandarin
– Able to use Microsoft Word, PowerPoint and Excel
– Students may be eligible for academic credit.
– International Students may be eligible for in-state tuition.
Go to UTSA RowdyJobs to see the job posting#40811 or email resumes to Janette Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org
For detail information, click here: Internship Program