The Business and Economic Intern will join the International Division of the Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce (FICC).
Responsibilities will include:
-Assisting in organizing and working at business seminars, conferences and events hosted by the federation
-Updating and creating English web content
-Updating and Hebrew web content, if applicable
-Preparing economic reviews for international committee meetings
-Updating contact lists of formal organizations (foreign embassies, Israeli embassies, etc.) as well as economic organizations (foreign chambers of commerce, investment agencies, etc.)
-Assisting the department’s team and federation’s members in various office tasks including initiating contacts with foreign companies and officials
-Team player, responsible, reliable, motivated, diligent, service-oriented, dynamic and energetic
-Knowledge and experience in web design, development and/or management
-Fluency in English required
-Fluency in Hebrew, or any other language, will be an advantage
The Federation of Israeli Chambers of Commerce is one of Israel’s largest business organizations. The Federation is regarded as one of the most influential and most dynamic organizations of its kind in Israel. Strictly non-profit, non-political and non-partisan, FICC is dedicated to a market economy and free enterprise. As the country’s largest employers association, FICC is one of the leading members of the coordinating council of Israel’s economic organization, and represents the interests of Israel’s business sector, including exporters and importers, wholesale and retail, services and manufacturers.
FICC acts as a sorting house for essential data on Israel’s business sector. The Federation’s educational activities are aimed at providing training to members and in promoting the teaching of business related subjects in Israel’s school system.
The Federation supports small businesses, and encourages entrepreneurs and new immigrants to establish themselves in Israel’s business community.
FICC is a totally autonomous body that operates independently of the Government or any other institution. FICC serves as the roof organization of 6 regional Chambers of Commerce: Tel Aviv, Jerusalem, Haifa, Beer Sheva and Nazareth.