Careers

Global Experiences offers a broad range of prospective career fields in each of our international internship destinations. Working with some of the world's most innovative and cutting edge companies and organizations, Global Experiences provides interns a unique opportunity to help you gain valuable skills through hands on work experience while enhancing your future career opportunities.

Interns are placed with host companies according to their academic background, career objectives, language proficiency, and other important considerations to ensure a quality experience.

The chart below will give you an idea of what career fields are available and where in addition to providing some direct feedback from past interns.


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Accounting

International internships in accounting may vary dramatically based on location and branch of accounting you in which you want to specialize. Many employers will allow you to obtain firsthand experience in the accounting field in a new country, getting to experience the different standards and measurements of the field. While the two general tracks are financial and managerial accounting, your tasks might also include creating invoices and processing payments, reconciling bank statements, preparing sales tax returns, bookkeeping, audits, analysis, and research. Check out our list for a representative sampling of some of our many current opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about AccountingBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Rome, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Advertising/Marketing/PR

Advertising, marketing, and public relations internships abroad are competitive, and luckily Global Experiences has a massive number of international internships available in each of our 10 global locations. The employers we work with are varied and involved in many exciting and innovative projects; your tasks may include writing press releases, conducting research, and utilizing social media to engage prospective clients. Take a look at a few of our hundreds of opportunities to see which placements you would prefer.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Advertising/Marketing/PRBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Agriculture and Ecology

Our international internships in agriculture and ecology placements are more highly specialized than your typical intern placement. Your tasks may include researching and drafting agricultural reports, reviewing agricultural trade policy, analysis, and marketing development programs. If you don't see your ideal placement on this list, don't worry. Inquire today and we can work with you to find your ideal employer.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Agriculture and EcologyBarcelona, Dublin, London, London, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Architecture

The competitive field of architecture is exciting, engaging, and can be difficult to break into if you don't have experience. Apply for one of our international internships, and we can help you get your foot in the door. Your tasks in an architecture internship abroad might include general drafting duties and CAD work, 3D work, assisting with distribution of messages, packages, documentation, and making up sample boards as required, among others. Opportunities are available in both commercial and residential, new building and restoration, so review a small sampling of our internship examples and apply to your preferred program.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about ArchitectureBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Art, Art Museums and Galleries

Artists need internships too, of course. Our international internship placements in art, museums, and galleries all help our interns discover much about the unique artistic and cultural elements of each of our placements. Through this wide array of placements, you could acquire a mix of skills in event planning, business management, and marketing, all while immersing yourself in an artistic environment. Take a look at our sample placement list to see just a few of the many internships available through the Global Experiences programs.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Art, Art Museums and GalleriesBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Business

Understanding the world of business in a global context is essential for professional success, and a business internship abroad is the best way to both expand your horizons, and give you the essential skills to transition into the business world. Roles are diverse and will be tailored to your background and future goals. During your international internship, your tasks could include client relations, accounts administration, and database maintenance. They may also include compiling financial projections or filing and photocopying of office documents. As with all our internships, we encourage employers to keep "administrative tasks" to a minimum. Peruse our worldwide options for a better idea of specific opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about BusinessBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Communications (TV/Radio)

The world of communications is global, and a hands on international international internship is increasingly becoming a necessity. Communications is a diverse field, with placements including TV studios, film companies, radio stations, and new media marketing agencies. Interns will experience involvement in all stages of the production process. Other tasks could include researching programs, preparing briefing notes for use during interviews, and assisting on shoots out in the field. Specific opportunities will depend on your expertise and desires, so review our list of internships examples below and apply to a program to speak with a consultant about what you are looking for.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Communications (TV/Radio)Dublin, Florence, London, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Culinary

An international internship in culinary arts will challenge you to learn the "language" of a new cuisine. These internships abroad require students with a culinary background. Your tasks may include assisting a restaurant, pastry shop or cafe. They may also include preparation of first courses (hot and cold) as well as presentation of first and second courses. Our culinary internships also have the benefit of being very mentor driven, so peruse through our sample listings and apply to a specific program to get started.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about CulinaryDublin, Florence, Shanghai

Education

Every educator needs to gain international and intercultural perspective in order to better serve their students. The international education internships through Global Experiences are less in-classroom, and more focused on international education as a whole. Our internships are typically with learning institutions or centers that facilitate cross-cultural learning and development. Look through our list to see a sampling of what kinds of education internships we offer.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about EducationDublin, London, Shanghai, Washington, DC

Engineering (Structural/Biochemical)

Structural and biochemical engineering internships are available to a select few specialized interns. First hand lab experience is gained in these placements. Inquire today for more information!Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Engineering (Structural/Biochemical)London, Seville

Environmental Science

International internships in this progressive field include hands on project management of a wide range of environmental initiatives and activities. In your internship, you could have the opportunity to reach out to individuals, media outlets, organizations, and decision-makers to build visibility and gain their support for various environmental causes. Take a look at our sample list of placements to get a good idea of what our environmental internship entail, and what kind of an adventure you could be having.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Environmental ScienceSydney, Washington, DC

Event Planning

An internship abroad in event planning is the perfect way to gain the skills and knowledge of a fun industry in a global context. Event planning is a diverse and exciting field, with roles ranging from corporate events, weddings, music and entertainment, and fashion! Most roles will include general assistance with event tasks, including planning, promotion, logistics and client relations. Interns will get to plan, and often participate in, all kinds of events! See below for the diversity of roles:Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Event PlanningBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Fashion Business

Fashion business is Global Experiences' strongest and most varied field. Your role at your international internship may incorporate administration of fashion distribution, stock control, fashion product merchandising, invoice management and control, assistance with fashion production processes, and learning clothes manufacturing and design techniques. The roles here include merchandising, buying, selling, styling, events, marketing, photography and more. Your placement will depend on what you want to accomplish while abroad. Inquire today.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Fashion BusinessBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney

Fashion Design

There is no better way to get your proverbial foot in the door of the fashion industry than through a hands-on international internship with a fashion designer. These practical roles incorporate design and manufacturing of garments, quality control of merchandise, and other various tasks including: Sketching, Sewing, Draping,Tagging, Pattern making, Cutting, Color/Fabric Boards. Peruse the industry list to see a wide sample of the internships we offer.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Fashion DesignDublin, Florence, London, Milan, Milan, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney

Fashion Photography

An international internship in fashion photography will help you develop a whole new lens of understanding in this fascinating field. In such an internship, you could assist in photography exhibition set-up, work in a photography studio, and take photos in a variety of settings, i.e. commercial, design, and fashion shows. Picture yourself in an international internship by checking out our list of samples, and inquiring today.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Fashion PhotographyFlorence, New York City

Film and Theater

As with many other fields, an international internship in film and/or theater will give you a better understanding of not only the global history of the internship, but will also help you gain skills that will put you miles above your competition. You could be assisting with pre-production, production, post-production, marketing, script-writing, and a variety of other tasks. Give our list a glance, and inquire today.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Film and TheaterDublin, Florence, London, New York City, New York City, Paris, Shanghai

Finance/Economics

Through Global Experiences' international internship program, the competitive world of finance and economics is within your reach. We regularly place our interns in top tier firms where you can truly gain the in-depth experience this industry requires. Your roles could include assisting with projects in asset management, investment banking, financial services and private equity. Check out our featured placements in order to better visualize your future internship.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Finance/EconomicsBarcelona, Dublin, London, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Government/Politics

Providing some of our most dynamic placements, these competitive internships give our interns an incredible boost on their resumes. Your roles might include research, writing, and tracking legislation, attending Congressional, Governmental Agency, or Parliamentary hearings, providing reports of hearings, shadowing lobbyists, providing administrative and litigation support, and communicating with constituents. Check out the listing for a sampling of opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Government/PoliticsLondon, New York City, Paris, Sydney, Washington, DC

Graphic Design

Our international internships in graphic design are unique because they can be found in industries from marketing to journalism. In such internships, your tasks would usually include creation/design/preparation of site graphics (banners, buttons, headings, logos, and images), posting and formatting new content, and creation/design/development of email newsletters and announcements. We invite you to browse through our careers and locations list for a more representative sampling of possible opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Graphic DesignBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

History/Archival Research

Having international internship experience in history of archival research, especially early in your career, can really set you ahead of the curve. Your tasks in these fields might include researching for collections, designing exhibits, planning educational events, or event promotions. Check out our list of sample events to see if you could imagine one of this historical internships in your future.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about History/Archival ResearchLondon, Washington, DC

Hospitality/Travel/Tourism

This diverse field of international internships can offer you direct experience in hotels, travel companies, tourist management, and other internships within the travel industry. Your tasks as an intern might include event planning, marketing, and customer service. See the complete list for a sampling of exciting global opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Hospitality/Travel/TourismBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Hotel Restaurant Management

By participating in our international internship program, you gain valuable experience in the service industry, while working directly with kitchen and front of the house management. Your tasks could include ordering, preparing and planning menus, parties and events. Take a look at our list of sample internships to see if you're ready to get a leg up.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Hotel Restaurant ManagementDublin, Florence, London, New York City, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Human Resources

With an international internship in human resources, you might be able to assist in the recruitment of new hires, train clients, or work for a consulting firm to optimize employee productivity. Tasks vary based on the specific role, so have a look at our list for examples of current opportunities.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Human ResourcesBarcelona, Dublin, London, New York City, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Information Technology/Computing

Working in an international internship in IT, web design, computing, and more will help you gain valuable insight in a quickly internationalizing field. Moreover, these internships are available in the majority of Global Experiences' destinations. Your task will vary greatly from internship to internship, so take time to go through the information regarding availability, job descriptions and more on our sample list.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Information Technology/ComputingBarcelona, Dublin, London, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Interior Design

Do an international internship in interior design and you could gain skills in client services, design tasks, software use and proposal development. Check out our list of possible internships, and inquire today!Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Interior DesignBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Journalism

Our international internships in journalism keep our interns up on the latest trends in this ever-evolving field. Your placement could vary from newspapers to magazines (from news to music) to web based companies. You may also gain skills in drafting releases and advisories and preparing for and staffing press events. Other typical tasks involve performing research for features, writing articles, and reporting on local events. Check out our list of opportunities for more information.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about JournalismBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Law/Legal

International law internships are the future of the legal field. Your internship could be with a law firm, an international organization, or a government entity and will provide you with a unique look into the legal realm. Your tasks may involve complete document research, checking citations, proofing of briefs, or research using either Westlaw or LexisNexis. Review our list of sample placements for a better glimpse at your stepping stone into the legal world.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Law/LegalBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, Milan, New York City, Paris, Rome, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Marine Science

Gain first-hand experience in a highly specialized field through an international internship. Your marine science internship might touch on multidisciplinary marine research across five core research themes - urbanisation, biodiversity, climate change, ocean resources, and marine management. Go through our list of sample internships to see how you can get an edge on the competition.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Marine ScienceSydney

NGO/Charity

Global Experiences has international internships with non-profits, NGO's, and charities in numerous program cities, who work in a huge range of advocacy issues and topics. Check out our list to see opportunities in everything from animal right to international development to consumer advocacy. If you care about a cause and are looking to enter the NGO community, your foot in the door is with one of the employers below.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about NGO/CharityBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, New York City, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Photography

Pursue a mentorship role in the photography industry. Act as an assistant on photography jobs downloading and cross checking digital files, backing up completed jobs, filing and managing databases. Opportunities in this area will vary, so check out the placements below for more details.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about PhotographyDublin, Florence, London, New York City, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Psychology/Social Sciences

Our international internships in psychology and the social sciences are typically in a lab, a counselling situation, or non-profit setting. Your tasks could include writing behavioral management plans and developing counseling skills, as well as improving research and interviewing skills. Many of our interns are also able to gain a measure of direct experience serving clients. Peruse through our sample list for a more detailed description.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Psychology/Social SciencesDublin, Florence, London, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Sports Administration

A Global Experiences international internship in sports administration is your chance to gain and edge in the sports world. A variety of placements affording insight into the international sporting community await those who pursue these unique opportunities. Spend some time looking at our list of possible internships and inquire today.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Sports AdministrationBarcelona, Dublin, New York City, Paris, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney

Video Production

An international internship in video production could be just what you need to set you apart from the myriads of film students graduating today. Gain hands-on experience in filming, editing, and grading using programs like Adobe Premier or Final Cut. You could als be working on idea boards, samples, production and editing for companies producing films, ads, music videos, and more. Spend some time on our list of sample placements to learn more.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Video ProductionBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, New York City, Paris, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC

Web Design

An international internship is a perfect time to expand and develop your skills in HTML, CSS, Dreamweaver, Photoshop and more. Your other roles could include user interface design, information architecture, web design, color and typology principles, and content management systems. Take a look at our sample list for more information.Click to see available placements and read testimonials about Web DesignBarcelona, Dublin, Florence, London, New York City, Seville, Shanghai, Sydney, Washington, DC