Internship Sector Overview

Internship Sector Overview
Sample Duties
Sample Company
China, as one of the largest and fastest growing economies in the world, is a playground for international business. There are exciting opportunities to intern for major corporations and start-up companies. Globalization has led to a change in the way we do business, and you can gain firsthand experience by working for an international company while living overseas. Opportunities are available in a wide range of business divisions from sales and business development to management or import and export. Chinese companies have to know how to market to vastly different target audiences. The cultural difference between Eastern and Western societies is massive, requiring the need for multi-faceted marketing campaigns that can successfully target these vastly different audiences. The Marketing sector in China is growing fast and has a high demand for professional, creative thinking individuals to help them create new campaigns that can break through the noise and deliver results. Since joining the World Trade Organization in 2001, China has enjoyed double-digit year-on-year export growth rates, overtaking the US as the world's biggest trading nation in the value of exports and imports; this has made China an exciting place to start your career in business, marketing, sales, advertising and event management. Go Abroad China has successfully placed interns in consumer goods companies, advertising conglomerates, digital marketing companies, PR firms and specialist marketing consultancies and more. Have the freedom to put your knowledge into practice and be challenged in this fast pace industry.
Market research for new initiatives Analysis of business metrics and data Supporting the business development team
Taking part and planning meetings with internal and external stakeholders Data capture and management Helping marketing teams achieve strategic business objectives
Advertising development Brand management Conducting market research
Event coordination Writing press releases SEO
Developing new promotions Developing Social Media content Copywriting
Campaign planning Direct Marketing Client liaison

Tenneco Inc. (NYSE:TEN), an $8.2 billion global manufacturing company, is pioneering global ideas for cleaner air, and smoother, quieter and safer transportation. We're one of the world’s leading designers, manufacturers and distributors of clean air and ride performance products for the automotive, commercial truck and off-highway, and large engine markets as well as the aftermarket.



Shanghai Metal Corporation is one of the leading and most respected manufacturers in China. the products include the: metals, machinery, containers, construction materials, mechanical products, electrical systems, and medical accessories. Our company was established from 1980 and has been working diligently ever since to embrace the needs of our global customer base, in a bid to ensure absolute satisfaction. Embodying our company's commitment to excellence, our team has dedicated itself to perfecting our three core components, “Service, Management and Craftsmanship.”


Bank of China is one of China’s four state-owned commercial banks. Its businesses cover commercial banking, investment banking, and insurance. Members of the group include BOC Hong Kong, BOC International, BOCG Insurance and other financial institutions. The Bank provides a comprehensive range of high-quality financial services to individual and corporate customers as well as financial institutions worldwide. In terms of tier one capital, it ranked 18th among the world’s top 1,000 banks by The Banker magazine in 2005.


Equity Asia provides personal Wealth Management services using global multinational banks and financial institutions. Establish in China 1997 Equity specialized in helping clients manage their global investment taking advantages of the many instruments, markets, and economy around the world.


Marriott International, Inc., is a leading lodging company. Its heritage can be traced to a root beer stand opened in Washington, D.C., in 1927 by J. Willard and Alice S. Marriott. Today, Marriott International has more than 3,200 lodging properties located in the United States and 66 other countries and territories. GAC participants will have an internship with Marriott Beijing.


Chance - Go Abroad CHINA

Chance & Bridge Partners is a law firm that provides full-legal services across areas in Corporate & Commerce, Securities & Capital Markets, Inbound and Outbound Investment, Real Estate & Project Financing, Antitrust/ Competition, International Trade, Taxation and Dispute Resolution.


CFC is the premier cultural tour operator and cultural education organization for anyone (expatriates and foreign visitors) in Beijing and China looking to deepen their understanding of Chinese culture. CFC started in 2000 in Beijing and had proven to be very popular with Beijing's expat community. The English-language tour walks, special events, classes, and lectures all guarantee high levels of quality, service, and well-educated and friendly group environment.


Wall Street English - Go Abroad CHINA

Wall Street English is the global leader in English language training for adults with its headquarters in Baltimore, USA. Wall Street English (China) is a subsidiary of Pearson Education (, the world's largest education, publishing and Information Company.

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