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OCO Global Internship Program

Date Posted: Thu, 28 Jul, 2022

OCO Global Internship Program

OCO Global (Middle East) would love to work with the right candidate who wants to strengthen their understanding of the business landscape in the UAE.

At OCO Global ( we’ve been providing economic development solutions for over 20 years to leading organizations such as the UK Department for International Trade and Investment (DIT), Enterprise Florida, JobsOhio, JETRO, Invest Hong Kong, Business France, UNCTAD, IEDC and WAIPA. We’ve also worked with leading consulting firms such as PwC and EY in support of delivery and many private sector companies that we have supported on their internationalization journey. With headquarters in Belfast and offices in Dublin, London, Paris, Frankfurt, New York, Dubai, Shanghai, and Tokyo, we employ a multinational and multilingual staff of over 100 full time consultants specializing in Trade and Investment.

OCO Global (Middle East) would love to work with the right candidate who wants to strengthen their understanding of the business landscape in the UAE. Through this opportunity you are able to see up close how various countries develop and implement their export strategy by creating bespoke programmes to boost their economy.

We are looking for someone:
• With a dynamic, energetic intern who has a keen interest in international trade.
• Eager to learn and work on various projects in the company.
• Is willing to work closely with the team to conduct research, capture data and turn them into
information relevant to the project.
• Who is comfortable with cold calling.

• Has good presentation skills; must feel comfortable in front of a business audience.
• Enjoys working in a hands-on
• That can build and nurture relationships across multiple networks
• Who is comfortable working in a fast-growing business where the business environment is
dynamic and subject to rapid change
• Who has strong analytical skills and exemplary time management/organizational skills.
• With Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
• Who is a great team player

Requirements and qualifications:
• Work collaboratively with OCO Global to facilitate effective implementation of key operational
activities by organizing, gathering, and analysing information for a variety of trade shows and
• Assist and facilitate project management and business development activities, incl. support in
preparation of agendas for B2B sessions
• Support in the planning and hosting of international delegations during trade shows
• Support OCO team with ad hoc tasks related to day-to-day operations during events as well as
on-site event support
• An undergraduate student or post graduate student majoring in Business Management Studies/
International Trade
• Proficient in MS Office

Benefits of the internship:
• Stipend: AED 1,500 per month
• Certificate of Internship (upon completion of the term)

Schedule and duration:
• Start Date: 8th August 2022

• Probation period: 1 week

• Duration: 6 months, Monday to Friday, 30 hours per week.

• Work type: Flexible
✓ Work from office – 2 days (Tuesday & Thursday)
✓ Work from home – 3 days (Monday, Wednesday & Friday)

Any additional information about application procedures:
Please send a cover letter, in which you explain why you are interested in this internship and how you
meet the requirements, accompanied by a CV to and