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Internships bring experience. Experience brings marketability. International experience shows imagination and self-confidence. All this can be yours interning in amazing New Zealand! You can be practical AND have a great adventure at the same time. If you’re serious about your future, we have some seriously great opportunities for you. Most fields are possible, so check with us. In New Zeal...

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Intern for a semester, summer, or anywhere in between in Cape Town, South Africa! There is a wide variety of internship placements available, so you will be able to find something that complements your professional and personal interests. You will be living in the beautiful city of Cape Town, and will get to experience the South African culture through both your internship and your own explor...

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Develop your international work experience with an internship in Dublin! Connect-123 has advisors in this beautiful and historic city to help you find the perfect placement based on your specific career and personal goals. Whether you are pursuing a career in business, health care, human rights, journalism or wherever your interests may lie, Connect-123 matches you with a placement that suits y...

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Thinking of interning in China? let us help you gain work experience, sharpen your skills and get credit transfer all in the China Internship Program. Get such an experience by joining Go Abroad China’s Internship in China Program; we partner with 500+ companies inside China to arrange paid internships for college/university students and graduates. Go Abroad China is an international compan...

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Projects Abroad offers a Business Internship in Colombo, Sri Lanka. Interns can focus on the aspect of Business that interests them most, in fields including public relations, human resources, accounting and finance. Day to day, your work as an intern can include contacting different clients, working with business support teams, researching for current or future projects, or putting together po...

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*Please note: as we offer international internship programs, our USA internships are not available to US Citizens. We encourage you to look at our other destinations (London, Hong Kong, Madrid, Australia, or Latin America). New York City is a cultural and financial hub of the world that will leave you wanting more. We offer successful applicants the chance to gain invaluable work experience ...

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Intern in this stunning metropolis, a center for global business, arts, and culture. Take the MTA to your internship (the world's oldest, largest, and most-used public transit system) in this incredibly diverse and exciting city, where everything is at your fingertips. On your morning commute, grab a bialy from a traditional Jewish deli, and for lunch, a slice of classic New York-style pizza. ...

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Are you ready to take your resumé and work experience to the next level? How about living in a beautiful, diverse city and country full of history? Then Global Experiences Internship Program in Dublin, Ireland is the program for you. They offer placements in a variety of fields ranging from marketing, graphic design, and event planning, to accounting and IT. Global Experiences gives you the...

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Join a Dive Shop/Reef Survey internship that is based in Koh Chang, one of the few Thai island archipelagoes that have not yet been overrun by rampant development. Interns will work with Western and Thai staff members, and will have the change to get PADI dive certified or any next-level training that applies to them. They will also provide assistance to staff members, helping in all aspects o...

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Fashion Week Internships is the only specialist fashion industry internship provider. Working with over 2,000 industry leading brands, retailers, designers, labels and PR/events companies, our programs give motivated students and graduates the opportunity to experience the fashion industry up close! Milan is a city like no other. Steeped in history and home to some of the worlds best...

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CI was built on a very simple idea. Early in our adult lives, we make decisions that affect our entire lifetime. Just like your college education, your career should be planned and strategized with investment goals. CI’s mission is to empower young people to secure rewarding, lucrative careers that enable them to choose a lifestyle, rather than chase one. The Global Explorer Program is mo...

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As a participant of our program, located in Cape Town, South Africa, you tell us what type of internship experience you are looking for and we will create a custom internship placement based around your specific interests. You will be placed within an environment where you will make a positive contribution to your host organization while gaining invaluable and distinctive international work exp...

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World Internships offers flexible, customized internships in a variety of fields in the "Land Down Under." Realize your dream of living and working in beautiful Australia, while enjoying exceptional support and group activities that will engage you with both your fellow international interns and the locals. As the first & second most populous cities in Australia, Sydney & Melbourne are fantasti...

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API international internships are unique opportunities for you to begin to explore and cultivate your future career through a high quality, academic-based international internship. Interning abroad is the perfect way for you to gain valuable career training, cultural immersion, and soft skills through one complete program. In addition to benefiting professionally, you will also have the oppo...

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Want to experience the Silicon Valley of Asia? Take part of our award-winning Singapore Internship Program by Absolute internship. Absolute Internship is frequently featured as the leading internship program in Singapore for students on world leading media outlets such as BBC News, The New York Times, Bloomberg and Forbes Magazine. Through the program, you spend your summer with your new crew o...

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Sales Internships Abroad

As technology drives new forms of communication and major companies continue to transcend national borders, the field of sales seems to be changing every day to become more global in scope. Within this landscape, choosing to intern abroad in sales can be a great first step towards a long and successful career in the industry. What’s more, it’ll be a whole lot of fun.

Why Intern Abroad in Sales

Sales is a profession which largely centers around communication skills, and the opportunities to improve in this area while interning abroad are immense. By placing yourself in a different cultural (and often linguistic) environment you will be challenged to find new ways of communicating with people everyday while you intern abroad in sales. You also never know what global career opportunities may open up down the road from the connections you make during your sales internship abroad!

Locations

Sales is a common entry level position for many recent college graduates, and so sales internships abroad are widely available in many cities around the world. There is no one best where place to embark on a sales internship abroad, because sales is an integral part of nearly every global industry. The best location where to intern abroad in sales really comes down to what type of professional experience you want to have and what type of product you want to be selling.

The language barrier is one important factor to keep in mind. If you are planning to combine your sales internship abroad with the opportunity to learn a second language, then this opens up countries all over the world as potential destinations. If you want to stay in the English speaking world, then Australia, England, Canada, and the United States tend to be some of the post popular destinations.

Many ambitious young professionals who intern abroad in sales also want to be in the major global cities where the highest ceilings of opportunity lay. Economic nodes around the world such as Paris, Tokyo, New York, Hong Kong, and London are all examples of places where the sky's the limit during your sales internship abroad.

Sales Internships Abroad

A sales internship abroad can take many different forms depending on where you go, how long you stay for, and what industry you are working within. Generally the intern abroad in sales will work for anywhere from two to six months, and will usually receive some sort of compensation (i.e. stipend, meals, housing) for their efforts. Some sales internship abroad programs also offer the opportunity to earn academic credit in related fields such as business, marketing, or economics.

Generally you will begin a sales internship abroad by shadowing a sales representative and learning the ropes of how to develop and maintain relationships with clients. You will also likely have to familiarize yourself with the product you are selling and different promotional strategies, and complete any general office work that needs to be done. It is only a matter of time before you will be reaching out and making the sale yourself!

Some sales internships abroad will require that you are currently an enrolled student or recent graduate, while others are open to applicants from all over the spectrum. Start by scrolling through our list of programs listed here to get a good idea of what kind of sales internship abroad feels like the right fit for you.

Benefits & Challenges

Learn on the Job. Sales is one of those professions where you have to learn by doing. The more experience you get while you intern abroad in sales, the better salesperson you will become.

Network Globally. Sales is all about the connections you make. By completing your sales internship abroad, you will be building relationships with people from all different countries and backgrounds that will stay with you as you move forward in your career.

Have an Adventure. Let’s face it, interning abroad won’t be all work; there is a good amount of play involved too. This is your opportunity to get out and explore the world while young, so take advantage!

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