Employment 2021-01-15T15:07:09+00:00

Summer 2021 Internships

WTC Utah is excited to offer three competitive paid internships for Summer 2021, see below for details. The deadline to apply is Friday, January 29, 2021, at 5:00 PM MST.

Internship Duration: Summer Internships (full-time or part-time offered) – May – August

Internship Hours and Stipend:
*Part-time Internships = 15 – 20 hours per week, hourly pay
*Full-time Internships = 35 – 40 hours per week, hourly pay
*Flexible schedules to accommodate class requirements


International Investment Internship

Overview: WTC Utah’s mission is to lead Utah’s international business development and elevate Utah’s global status to promote prosperity and build economic resilience.

Internship Overview & Opportunities: WTC Utah internship positions offer an array of professional experience in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. Interns will interface directly with clients and partners in the public and private sectors, and will have the opportunity to contribute to expanding Utah’s global reach through meaningful responsibilities and tasks (detailed below).

Intern Responsibilities May Include:

  • Identify Utah businesses who can benefit from WTC Utah services
  • Establish and build relationships with regional economic, business and community leaders
  • Utilize online trade/business databases to provide market research and analysis on international business opportunities for Utah companies.
  • Reach out to potential international companies looking to relocate to the US and introduce them to Utah’s strengths
  • Manage WTC Utah platform to onboard and connect Utah companies to experts, mentors, and angel investors
  • Update and maintain CRM software
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications:

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor or master’s degree in business, government, international relations or related fields
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word)
  • Consistent demonstration of responsibility and initiative
  • Creative problem-solving abilities and attention to detail
  • Ability to complete tasks on time and with high quality

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to WTC Utah Director of Grants and Operations | STEP Project Director, Nicole Sherwood: nsherwood@wtcutah.com


Global Business Services Internship

Overview: WTC Utah’s mission is to lead Utah’s international business development and elevate Utah’s global status to promote prosperity and build economic resilience. 

Internship Overview & Opportunities: WTC Utah internship positions offer an array of professional experience in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. Interns will interface directly with clients and partners in the public and private sectors, and will have the opportunity to contribute to expanding Utah’s global reach through meaningful responsibilities and tasks (detailed below). 

Intern Responsibilities May Include: 

  • Identify Utah businesses who can benefit from Global Business Services 
  • Establish and build relationships with regional economic, business and community leaders 
  • Research and analyze community and regional export characteristics 
  • Utilize online trade/business databases to provide market research and analysis on international business opportunities for Utah companies. 
  • Generate market research reports through comprehensive data analysis 
  • Update and maintain CRM software 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Qualifications: 

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor or master’s degree in business, government, international relations or related fields 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word) 
  • Consistent demonstration of responsibility and initiative 
  • Creative problem-solving abilities and attention to detail 
  • Ability to complete tasks on time and with high quality 

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to WTC Utah Director of Grants and Operations | STEP Project Director, Nicole Sherwood: nsherwood@wtcutah.com


MarComm Internship

Overview: WTC Utah’s mission is to lead Utah’s international business development and elevate Utah’s global status to promote prosperity and build economic resilience. 

Internship Overview & Opportunities: WTC Utah internship positions offer an array of professional experience in a fast-paced and rewarding environment. Interns will interface directly with clients and partners in the public and private sectors, and will have the opportunity to contribute to expanding Utah’s global reach through meaningful responsibilities and tasks (detailed below). 

Intern Responsibilities May Include: 

  • Draft press releases, letters, and other written documents 
  • Monitor and update WTC Utah’s social media accounts 
  • Design promotional materials 
  • Assist with event logistics support and marketing of events 
  • Document and photograph WTC Utah events 
  • Assist with website updates 
  • Coordinate WTC Utah training video projects 
  • Other duties as assigned 

Qualifications: 

  • Currently pursuing a bachelor or master’s degree in communications, PR, business, government, international or related fields 
  • Proficient in Microsoft Products (i.e. Excel, PowerPoint, Word) 
  • Experience with Adobe Creative Suite 
  • Consistent demonstration of responsibility and initiative 
  • Creative problem-solving abilities and attention to detail 
  • Ability to complete tasks on time and with high quality 

To Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume to WTC Utah MarComm Director, Julia Pappas: jpappas@wtcutah.com