Trade Research Intern, (unpaid but college credit worthy), World Trade Center-Kentucky, Lex/Louisville KY

Trade Research Intern, (unpaid but college credit worthy), World Trade Center-Kentucky, Lex/Louisville KY

Position Title:  Trade Research Intern (Part-time)  Unpaid- Course Credit opportunity.

Company Name:  World Trade Center Kentucky

Location of Job:  Lexington and Louisville

Company Address:
301 East Main Street, Suite 110
Lexington Kentucky 40507

Contact Email Address:  callie.jahn@wtcky.org

Contact Phone:  (502) 574-4773

Position Description:  The WTC-KY Trade Research Internship provides students with an opportunity to gain valuable experience in researching international markets and trade compliance issues. This internship is excellent preparation for careers in diplomacy, import/export, international sales & marketing, trade promotion, and a host of related fields.

Time Commitment: 2-3 days per week; 10-20 hours
Location: Lexington or Louisville Office
Hourly Rate: Unpaid; Course Credit Offered; $1200 International Trade Certification included (tentative date – first week of November)

Job Description:
• Perform research on international trade regulations and overseas market(s) utilizing WTC library and online resources
• Create cultural country briefs on key markets for Kentucky businesses
• Draft summaries of current trade issues for clients
• Perform research for the development of trade education programs (for example, working with government entities to research current Kentucky exporting facts and figures)
• Weekly administrative tasks include scanning and documenting archives for online WTC library, making

Contact Name:  Callie Jahn

Website Address for Applying Online:  http://www.wtcky.org/pages/internship-opportunities