Global Nomadic connects travelers with life-changing projects around the world, empowering positive change and providing partners with sustainable livelihoods. More than 10,000 people have chosen to travel with Global Nomadic since 2009, visiting 40+ countries. Projects range from human rights and social sustainability to environmental conservation, to wildlife rehabilitation. Global Nomadic also provides opportunities for people to develop new skills and enables young professionals to enhance their careers with international work placements.
Spend time in Siem Reap, Cambodia as a Business Analyst Intern with Global Nomadic. You’ll work with an award-winning, independent travel agency, helping it move to the next level by bringing business expertise and skills to the country.
Cambodia has a history of conflict, genocide, and famine and its standard of university education are low. Residents of this country lack many of the skills they need to make a business flourish.
As an intern with Global Nomadic, you’ll help develop a sustainable, financially strong agency and train a knowledgeable, capable local Khmer team to take over the business. You’ll work in a converted house and garden, alongside local Cambodians and Westerners.
As a Business Analyst, you need to have expertise with Salesforce to help the organization grow. You’ll help the agency purchase and implement the software, help to define the process workflow, set up the reporting framework, draft a procedure manual for ongoing use, and work directly with the agency founder. You’ll need to be independent, flexible and adaptable to working in a unique culture. You should have experience in sourcing and implementing the correct CRM into a business or previous project, as well as knowledge of MS Excel and business analytics. Previous experience with the travel industry is an advantage, as well as a good command of English. You’ll have your own desk and access to a computer, wifi, and the use of a bike for getting around the community.
Accommodation is not included in the fee, however, Global Nomadic’s in-country partner will help you find lodging upon arrival. Free time can be spent sightseeing the temples of Angkor, dining at world-class restaurants, relaxing at sumptuous spas, shopping, and embarking on tours. The project fee is $425 for a three-month placement and you may stay up to a year in-country. Learn more and apply here!
Gain valuable hands-on experience working with an internet retail business in Buenos Aires, Argentina, with Global Nomadic. This is an ideal placement for anyone studying finance or business development, or those interested in the world of internet retail.
Live and work in the metropolis known for the tango, gauchos, colonial heritage architecture, and futbol. You’ll share your talent with Argentinian companies and at the same time, develop and enhance your own skills as you prepare for a career in international business.
You’ll work with a company that operates a high-end shopping website, offering exclusive discounts on luxury brands in fashion, accessories, and home retail goods. In addition to an online store, the company maintains a blog for publishing fashion-related articles and content. Another aspect is marketing incentives that customers use for additional credit towards future purchases.
You’ll need to be at least 18 and be able to stay for one month in Argentina. You should have excellent organizational skills and a strong work and personal ethic, and you must be self-motivated and able to work on a team. You’ll be required to write a monthly report on your placement progress.
Accommodation is included and you’ll be transferred from the airport upon arrival. You’ll be met by a coordinator who will introduce you to living in Buenos Aires, supply you with a welcome kit, and prepare you for your upcoming placement. Choose from staying in a shared apartment, family homestay, student residences, or private apartments. All options include wifi, towels, sheets, and utilities.
Spend your free time learning about futbol, a popular sport throughout the country. Learn the tango, the national dance of Argentina, or take a bike tour around the city. The street art is also popular, so go sightseeing and study the murals. Spend a night seeing what it’s like to be a real gaucho and live the life of the Argentinian cowboy. Ride horses, eat traditional gaucho foods, and drink gaucho wine and get out of the city for a day. Program costs are $1,590 for four weeks, with stays up to eight weeks available. Click here to learn more and to register!
Join a leading international company in Thailand as a Business Development and Marketing Intern with Global Nomadic. This placement introduces you to a broad range of marketing projects and gives you intensive on-the-job training by industry leaders with a strong track record.
You’ll acquire firsthand knowledge of Southeast Asia’s emerging markets and have access to exclusive business networking events. You can also take advantage of the Thai language training and career consulting services on this placement, which is ideal for those studying business, marketing, communications, or related university majors.
The ASEAN Economic Community (AEC) is establishing itself as an emerging market of global relevance and multinational corporations are acknowledging Thailand’s importance. From your first day on the job, you’ll be working on the marketing and business development team of a leading corporation, fully integrated into the daily operations of the company and receiving training. As part of a multicultural team, you’ll broaden your horizons and have new professional experiences.
Your placement includes Thai language lessons because a basic knowledge of the language will help your internship and help you immerse in the culture. Your daily tasks will include planning and executing marketing campaigns, taking part in meetings to increase the corporation’s partner- and customer network, organizing events, and engaging in activities to accelerate the company’s growth.
You’ll be met upon arrival in Bangkok and transferred to your accommodation, which are of high standards and includes a fitness center and pool. You need to be at least 18 years old, have the relevant academic background and commit to three months with the internship.
Spend your days off exploring the city, marveling at the shining spires of the Grand Palace and Wat Phra Keaw, or relaxing on a longtail boat through the floating markets. Catch a tuk-tuk and sightsee Chinatown, or spend a day shopping in the luxury malls. Visit Wat Pho, home to a gigantic reclining Buddha, murals, inscriptions, and sculptures on topics from astronomy to archaeology, or catch up on the Chatuchak Weekend Market, a must-visit place for tourists. Fees for this internship start at $940. Learn more here!