SACC Ohio Internship

An internship at The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce in Ohio is an excellent opportunity to gain knowledge about international business while expanding your personal network.


PO Box 81242
Cleveland, OH 44181

(216) 403-8945
[email protected]
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SACC Ohio offers a qualified Swedish student the opportunity to be involved within the Chamber. The position offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable “real world” experience and business related skills as well as developing a professional network in the Midwest region with some of the world’s most prominent companies.
The Intern will work closely with the Board of Directors. The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce is a membership based, not for profit organization, with over 2,300 members in the US. The Intern will be involved in all daily activities, maintaining the membership database, update the homepage, social media, designing events and promoting and representing the chamber at board meetings, business and networking event.


  • ​​​​​​​Current or recent student at a Swedish institution of higher learning
  • Interested in international trade promotion and networking
  • Fluent in English both in writing and orally
  • Strong communications and presentation skills
  • J-1 Visa eligibility


Put theory into practice

You get to put your theoretical knowledge into practice. You will learn American methodologies and practices and will be able to compare differences between the U.S. and Sweden.

International Network

You will start building a personal international support network.

American business experience

You will learn first-hand how business is conducted in the U.S.

Competitive advantage

With international experience on your resume, you will immediately gain an advantage over your peers in the Swedish job market.

English language skills

You will improve your English speaking and writing skills, both general business-English and specific to your field..

Cross-cultural Skills

You will develop an understanding of U.S. customs and culture and become adept at cross-cultural communication – a skill that will be invaluable in your future career.