Praktikum USA - Praktikumsplätze

Wir verfügen über ein lang etabliertes Netzwerk und gute Kontakte zu Firmen in amerikanischen Großstädten. Während der gesamten Programmdauer steht dir mit Intrax ein zuverlässiger Ansprechpartner zur Seite, der dich mit nützlichen Tipps unterstützt und an den du dich bei Fragen jederzeit wenden kannst, damit dein Praktikum USA zum vollen Erfolg wird!

Aktuelle Praktikumsplätze in den USA

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Writing / Editorial Internship in the Publishing Industry

Washington D.C.
USA
US
Dauer:
3-6 Monate
Ort:
Washington D.C.
USA
US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt (Erstattung von Fahrtkosten bis zu $7.00/Tag)
Berufsfeld:
Business
Marketing
Host Company ID:
I-0604964

Firmenprofil:

We are an independent publisher dedicated to promoting family life by creating and distributing high quality materials about families. We disseminate accurate information about attachment parenting, breastfeeding, safe sleep and other important and timely subjects. Our goal is to bring materials to the market that parents love, children enjoy, teachers appreciate, and parenting professionals value.

Aufgabenbereiche:

Our interns assist in all aspects of a small publishing house including manuscript evaluation, editorial, marketing, sales, inventory management, and administration.
Duties may include:

  • reading and critiquing manuscripts
  • photo and illustration research
  • contacting bloggers, reviewers, and media
  • editing and copyediting materials
  • supporting the launch of new titles
  • assisting with arranging author appearances and events
  • supporting trade show endeavors
  • maintaining various media, customer and other lists
  • writing press releases and website copy
  • packaging orders
  • helping support the work of the office

Anforderungen:

  • Strong computer skills are an advantage (Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Suite or Illustrator, database software).
  • Applicant should have good communication skills and be able to handle a wide range of tasks.
  • Candidates fluent in more than one language are especially encouraged to apply.

 

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Marketing Internship in the Publishing Industry

Washington D.C.
USA
US
Dauer:
3-6 Monate
Ort:
Washington D.C.
USA
US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt (Erstattung von Fahrtkosten bis zu $7.00/Tag)
Berufsfeld:
Business
Marketing
Host Company ID:
I-0604964

Firmenprofil:

We are an independent publisher dedicated to promoting family life by creating and distributing high quality materials about families. We disseminate accurate information about attachment parenting, breastfeeding, safe sleep and other important and timely subjects. Our goal is to bring materials to the market that parents love, children enjoy, teachers appreciate, and parenting professionals value.

Aufgabenbereiche:

We are looking for applicants interested in learning about a wide variety of aspects involved in running a small publishing house, focusing mainly on marketing and administrative duties.
Possible tasks may include:

  • supporting the launch of new titles
  • assisting with arranging author appearances and events
  • supporting trade show endeavors
  • maintaining various media, customer and other lists
  • researching new media and sales outlets
  • preparing invoices, processing payments
  • packaging orders, maintaining computers, and helping support the work of the office

Anforderungen:

  • Strong computer skills are an advantage (Word, Excel, Outlook, Adobe Suite or Illustrator, database software).
  • Applicant should have good communication skills and be able to handle a wide range of tasks.
  • Candidates fluent in more than one language are especially encouraged to apply.
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Marketing Internship at an Advertising Agency

New York , NY
USA
New York US
Dauer:
4-6 Monate
Ort:
New York , NY
USA
New York US
Vergütung:
bezahlt ($500/Monat)
Berufsfeld:
Business
Marketing
Host Company ID:
I-0422227

Firmenprofil:

Our advertising agency is a growth partner that cares about new customers, new revenue, efficient conversion, scalability, and meticulous execution. We work with renowned clients and partners in different industries, ranging from food & beverage to other sectors like fashion, Finance, IT and Telecommunications.

BRANDING
We breathe life into your company story; developing branding that advances your message and forms a distinct image. While each phase moves your brand somewhere new and exciting, we continuously infuse direction from what we’ve learned about where the brand has come from, where you’d like the brand to go, and how the new brand image will impact consumer behavior.

PLATFORMS
We design functional interfaces for an aesthetically pleasing digital presence that helps tell your story and boosts brand performance. Each site page and app screen relays an intuitive UX/UI design that maximizes visitor interaction with the help of data-driven research. We’re attuned to the trends and as responsive as our design – helping you engage consumers across the digital landscape.

CAMPAIGNS
We take your brand, platform, and the business you’ve worked so hard to build out into the world through campaigns. And we’re preparing you to go to market with a sound lead generation strategy and the metrics to back it up. That way, when we help you achieve exposure through expert placement, execution, and delivery, the creative concepts and overarching campaigns will stick with your consumers.

Aufgabenbereiche:

Our Marketing internship allows interns to get an insight into the day-to-day operations of a U.S. advertising agency. Interns will learn how to handle client accounts and how to speak to vendors and clients. They will also have the opportunity to conduct market research for audits and assessments, assist with the creation of client work product and participate in group think exercises such as ideation and concept development.

Anforderungen:

  • background in Business and/or Marketing
  • very good English language skills
  • ability to function under deadlines
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Software Development Internship in the Freight & Logistics Industry

Fountain Valley , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Dauer:
6-12 Monate
Ort:
Fountain Valley , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Vergütung:
bezahlt
Berufsfeld:
Engineering
Software
Host Company ID:
I-0618593

Firmenprofil:

We are a globally oriented Software Solutions Provider for the Freight & Logistics Industry. Serving the industry for more than 15 years, we deliver web-based applications to our customers, including international leaders like DHL and Nestle. Our offices are located in the US and Europe, giving our customers local support. There are currently openings at our Headquarters in the greater Los Angeles Area.

Aufgabenbereiche:

We are looking for a Software Development intern who works with our core software development team to create solutions as well as to improve existing applications and assist with the development of new techniques for our next-generation solutions. The intern’s responsibilities include but are not limited to: Planning, Development, Customer Support, Creation of Test Cases and Writing of Specifications. Interns will get real-world experience being a full member of our team.

Anforderungen:

  • Students of computer science, computer engineer and business informatics
  • Knowledge of UML
  • Web-Design/HTML
  • Interested in Web 2.0
  • Web-Based Applications
  • SQL-Databases
  • Sencha Framework
  • Microsoft Office
  • Preferably familiar with technologies like Java and JavaScript, HTML5, Cloudstack, Tomcat and LAMP
  • Enjoy working in a team to solve complex issues
  • Ability to adjust to changing priorities and to work under pressure
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Proactive, results-oriented
  • Very good communication skills both verbally and in writing, using the English language
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Business Development Internship at a Nonprofit Organization

San Francisco , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Dauer:
2-12 Monate
Ort:
San Francisco , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt
Berufsfeld:
Business
Business Development
Host Company ID:
I-0422155

Firmenprofil:

Launched in 1985, the organization set out with the mission to empower and increase the entrepreneurial capacities of socially and economically diverse women and men, and thereby strengthening our communities through the creation of sustainable new businesses, new jobs, and the promotion of financial self-sufficiency. From inception to business planning, access to capital, networks and resources, and ongoing assistance that growing businesses require, we help fuel community vitality by empowering under-served individuals to start and grow businesses that bring jobs, character, and sustainable economic health to the communities and the local economy.
We serve over 2,000 individuals each year who start and grow over 700 businesses. Our clients are 70% women, 60% people of color and 81% low-to-moderate income. Our impact 1-2 years after clients receive services: 44% Business Start Rate, 97% Business Survival Rate, Average Business Revenues of $85,000, Average number of jobs per business 2.7 and 38% increase in household incomes.

Aufgabenbereiche:

We offer a Business Development internship focusing on the following fields:

  • Marketing and client communication
  • Data, Development and Fundraising
  • Programs assistance

Sample tasks an intern may perform:

  • assistance with data collection (in person, phone or email), data entry into CRM and data reporting and analysis
  • research of small business laws and policies, social and demographic trends, marketing innovations and data tools
  • support the Development and Programs departments

Anforderungen:

  • Background in Business, Communications, Social Science, Public Management or Public Policy
  • very good English skills
  • interest in the social entrepreneurial landscape and Business Development
  • hands-on approach
  • willingness to learn
  • NPO mindset
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Marketing & Social Media Internship at Fragrance Company

New York , NY
USA
New York US
Dauer:
6-12 Monate
Ort:
New York , NY
USA
New York US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt (bzw. Boni von $50-100 pro Event)
Berufsfeld:
Business
Marketing
Host Company ID:
I-0049843

Firmenprofil:

We are a global fragrance company and offer custom fragrance experiences for individuals and companies. Furthermore, we are involved with environmental scenting, product & brand development, and editing for Magazines and Blogs. If you want to get into the Cosmetic and Fragrance Industry, this will be an educational and amazing opportunity, as you will be working with a dynamic leader and expert in the industry.

Aufgabenbereiche:

Interns will be employed in our office on the Upper East Side as well as our perfumery in Tribeca (We alternate between the two) and will be responsible for administrational tasks and (Social Media) Marketing. They will also be asked to take part in events where we market our products.

Anforderungen:

Candidate must be able to be computer savvy, file, help sort out contacts, input contacts in Microsoft Outlook, and be able to create lists on Excel. Also looking for help with Event Planning and to correspond and communicate with clients. We are looking for someone who is able to take initiative and be a self-starter. Image and appearance is important when we go to client meetings.

  • Business or Marketing background preferred
  • Computer skills: Microsoft Excel, Word, PPT, Facebook, Twitter, WordPress
  • Proficient in English
  • Interest in the fragrancy industry
  • Readiness to represent the company at events
  • Flexibility regarding work hours for events
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IT & Business Development at a Media-Entertainment Company

Sterling , VA
USA
Virginia US
Dauer:
2-12 Monate
Ort:
Sterling , VA
USA
Virginia US
Vergütung:
$1000/Monat bei bis zu 3-monatigen Projekten; $750-1000/Monat ab 4-monatigen Projekten
Berufsfeld:
Engineering
IT
Host Company ID:
I-0648211

Firmenprofil:

Founded in 2005, we are the market leader in technology and products for high-definition digital signage systems, video-wall appliances, interactive digital kiosk systems, IP-video broadcasting and content management systems. Our team consists of hardware / software engineers and AV experts who build and support commercial off-the-shelf (COTS) and custom solutions for clients across the globe.
We offer a young a fun work environment paired with professional expertise.

Aufgabenbereiche:

The role of the intern will be to assist the Business Development team and to work with Debian/Linux for custom projects involving digital signage. This will involve compiling custom kernels and/or drivers for embedded x86 systems. Additional tasks include general programming and BASH scripting for custom applications.

Anforderungen:

Candidate must

  • be an advanced Debian/Linux user
  • have knowledge of kernel modules and kernel compilation
  • have C or C++ proficiency
  • be proficient in HTML/CSS/PHP/MySQL
  • be familiar with troubleshooting/configuration of X
  • be able to work with other team members regarding completion of deliverables, in a timely manner, as assigned
  • have very good English skills
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Office Management Internship at a Video Games Company

San Francisco , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Dauer:
6-12 Monate
Ort:
San Francisco , CA
USA
Kalifornien US
Vergütung:
$500/Monat
Berufsfeld:
Business
Administration
Host Company ID:
I-0014127

Firmenprofil:

We are professional artists and industry veterans who have contributed art to over 500 shipped video games from companies including Blizzard, DeNA, Electronic Arts, Epic Games, Kabam, Riot Games, Supercell, Wizards of the Coast. We pride ourselves in developing long-term relationships with each client through integrity, open communication, and high-quality artwork.
In addition to our headquarters in California, we have a full production art studio in Shanghai, China. We've worked with clients including Activision, Blizzard, Disney, DeNA, Electronic Arts, Kabam, Kixeye, Riot Games, Sony, Supercell, Tencent, and Zynga. In 2013 alone we helped ship over 60 titles, many of which have hit the top rankings on Facebook, the Apple App Store, and Google Play stores.

Aufgabenbereiche:

A leading art outsourcing and creative service provider for mobile and video games is looking for an office management intern. The intern will be responsible for the smooth running of the office.
Tasks include:

Customer Service:

  • Greeting guests
  • Responding to queries
  • Website/Blogs/Newsletters

Office Management:

  • Purchasing office supplies and looking for opportunities for savings improvements
  • Creating and improving systems for inventory management, cleaning etc.
  • Database Management
  • Records Management
  • Financial Management

Shadowing CEO:

  • Preparing for meetings
  • Assisting with scheduling
  • Human Resources Management

Anforderungen:

  • Passion for video games and/or art
  • Interest in how a US business is run
  • English level must be good enough to speak & understand on the phone

Benefits for the Intern:

  •  The intern will receive a general office skills training and mentoring from supervisor (e.g. on how to manage a calendar, how to write good executive emails etc.)
  •  Executive assistant training
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Marketing & Business Development at a PR Agency

New York , NY
USA
New York US
Dauer:
3-12 Monate
Ort:
New York , NY
USA
New York US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt
Berufsfeld:
Business
Marketing
Host Company ID:
I-0421475

Firmenprofil:

We are a full-service, luxury lifestyle Public Relations boutique agency based in New York City, with over fifteen years of experience in successfully meeting the diverse needs of corporations, organizations and individuals. Our business philosophy is client-centered. Clients receive individual high-level attention throughout the relationship, supported by a tailor-made PR campaign developed and implemented specific to each company or person's situation and needs.
Our combined expertise covers the full spectrum of public relations needs — from branding, strategic marketing, buzz building, crisis management, investor relations and political communications, to establishing long-standing relationships with media contacts and expanding social media circles. We have developed a successful track record representing clients in the hospitality & travel, literary, fashion, film, real estate, retail, beauty and nightlife & entertainment industries, as well as a number of philanthropists, foundations and charity benefits.

Aufgabenbereiche:

Internship Position and Tasks:

  • Media Monitoring
  • Performing internet searches
  • Clipping of media mentions both digitally and in hardcopy form using image handling and office software
  • Attendance and support at client events; ability to handle the public.
  • Internet research in support of client accounts
  • Background writing and drafting in support of client releases
  • Social media release drafting
  • Errands within New York City to media outlets and client locations to learn the media geography of the City

Anforderungen:

Requirements:

  • Business English: strong written and oral skills are essential
  • Computer & IT skills: Windows and Microsoft Office software
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Estimating/Project Coordinator Internship at a Construction Company

New York , NY
USA
New York US
Dauer:
6 Monate
Ort:
New York , NY
USA
New York US
Vergütung:
unbezahlt (freie Verpflegung und Fahrtkosten)
Berufsfeld:
Business
Business
Host Company ID:
I-0421359

Firmenprofil:

We are an award winning New York City General Contractor that takes great pride in our work. We provide our clients with terrific value: excellent, high-quality work at a reasonable price coupled with outstanding customer service.
We specialize in meeting demanding budgets and deadlines and are available to our clients twenty four hours a day, seven days a week. King Rose is dedicated to a level of service that is unmatched, while our attention to detail and reliability ensure we exceed our clients’ expectations on every project. We provide guaranteed fixed prices and schedules on all projects, while maintaining a clean work environment that utilizes environmentally – friendly Green construction products and methodologies.

Aufgabenbereiche:

An intern in this role will assist the senior estimating staff to research methods and material, gather proposals from sub-contractors and obtain quotes from vendors. The intern will also maintain material inventory lists and create material assemblies to be used in construction estimating.

Anforderungen:

  • students of Architecture, Business and Mathematics
  • blue print reading
  • onscreen takeoff
  • MS Excel
  • good English language skills

Zahlreiche interessante Praktikumsbereiche

Praktikumsplätze gibt es in vielen verschiedenen Bereichen. Du kannst auf der Intrax Global Internship Website mögliche Stellen für dein Praktikum USA einsehen und uns mitteilen, wenn du dich für einen dieser Praktikumsplätze interessierst. Sobald wir deine Bewerbungsunterlagen erhalten haben, leiten wir dein Profil an passende US-Firmen weiter. Vielleicht möchte dich eine Firma schon bald per Telefon-Interview kennen lernen!

 

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Erfahrungen von Praktikanten in den USA

 

Seit ich am Chicago O'Hare Airport gelandet bin, scheint die Zeit weiterhin wie im Flug vergangen zu sein. Ich habe mich sehr schnell eingelebt und Chicago ist auf jeden Fall zu einer meiner Lieblingsstädte geworden!

Praktikum USA, Erfahrungsbericht, Chicago, Deborah

Auch meine Arbeitskollegen sind sehr freundlich und aufgeschlossen. Sie geben einem das Gefühl, wirklich dazu zu gehören und wichtig für die Organisation zu sein. Ich bin wirklich froh, mich für dieses Auslandspraktikum entschieden zu haben!      Deborah

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