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Business Administration Intern

Position Responsibilities:
A business administration intern will have the opportunity  to gain exposure to various aspects of business operations and general management. You will work closely with professionals to contribute to strategic initiatives and day-to-day operations, enhancing your skills and knowledge in the field. As a business administration intern some of our responsibilities may include:

  • Operational Support: Assist in the coordination and execution of daily operational tasks, including but not limited to scheduling, resource allocation, and project management.
  • Data Analysis: Gather and analyze data related to key performance indicators, market trends, and operational efficiency.
  • Project Management: Contribute to the planning, execution, and monitoring of projects, ensuring timely completion and alignment with organizational goals.
  • Process Improvement: Identify opportunities for process optimization and propose solutions to enhance workflow efficiency and effectiveness.
  • Communication: Assist in drafting internal and external communications, presentations, and reports for stakeholders, clients, and team members.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work closely with different departments to support interdepartmental initiatives and facilitate effective communication.
  • Research: Conduct research on industry best practices, competitive landscape, and emerging trends to inform decision-making and strategic planning.

About the Organization
Brisbane is one of Australia's fastest growing cities and the capital of the state of Queensland. Brisbane has been named the “World’s Best Downtown” and “Australia’s Hippest City”. Home to cutting edge research and innovation hubs, it is a great place to work in an internship! After meeting with a Career Coach, our team will review your resume, skills, and career goals and match you with an employer on-site for your internship!

On-site Supervision and Support

Our internships include 24/7 on-site staff to support students working and living abroad. All students will also report to a supervisor at their internship site. Supervisors provide and oversee daily tasks, introduce the intern to team members, and mentor the intern in organizational agility, skill acquisition, and career readiness. Interns complete a midpoint and final evaluation, and supervisors complete a final evaluation of their interns. All work responsibilities and projects are approved in advance. 

Academic Credit

Students on an internship have the opportunity to enroll in their home university for credit, or enroll in a course through API to transfer back to their university for credit. Email for more information and a syllabus.

Housing and Excursions

Housing and excursions are included in your internship and will be selectable during the application process.