Whether you are an American company looking to host a Nordic young professional, a Swedish student looking to gain American business experience in the U.S. or you want to be more involved in the Swedish business community in Florida, SACC Florida offers many exciting opportunities.
Our internship program gives companies in Florida the opportunity to host an intern from Sweden for a period of 6-18 months.
SACC-USA is a designated J-1 visa sponsor of the U.S. Department of State’s Exchange Visitor Program which promotes educational and cultural exchange in order to increase mutual understanding between the people of the United States and other countries. As a member of SACC Florida, companies have access to the SACC USA trainee program, which provides them with the opportunity to host highly qualified and bilingual Nordic trainees on a J-1 visa. This is a cost-efficient way of accessing Swedish talent and technology, while adding cultural diversity to any operation. For trainees, a traineeship in the U.S is the opportunity of a lifetime.
The SACC-USA Trainee Program and J-1 visa service can be used for everything from a summer internship for a student from Sweden, to a longer training program for someone who has just graduated, to an 18 month visa for a Swedish employee in a rotation program.
SACC-USA’s Trainee Program gives you as a Swedish or Finnish citizen an excellent opportunity to train with a company in the United States on a J-1 visa, for up to 18 months. SACC Florida can assist you with finding a host company that matches your profile. as well as the introduction to the SACC USA trainee program.
With a J-1 visa you are able to:
• Participate in a structured and guided work-based learning program in an American business setting to gain firsthand experience of life and business in the United States
• Write your Bachelor’s or Master’s thesis for a U.S. company
• Participate in a trainee program at a mother company, subsidiary or business/joint venture partner in the U.S.
The opportunity of a lifetime. Work as a trainee in the US.
Twice a year, SACC Florida offers two qualified Swedish young professionals the opportunity to join the Chamber as Marketing and Business Development trainees. The position offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable “real world” experience and business-related skills by training in a highly inspirational atmosphere and by meeting and collaborating with industry leaders and professionals in a variety of business sectors.
This is a once in a lifetime chance to gain a competitive edge – in Sweden and internationally – as well as develop a professional network in the cutting-edge setting that is Florida today.
For questions regarding an internship at SACC Florida, please contact the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Florida on +1 (305) 497 7754 or at firstname.lastname@example.org