Are you ready for a change? We will help you to pursue the next big step in your career. Discover your opportunities at the GACC West as well as our partners along the west coast.

Career Opportunities with the Representative of German Business

Start as an intern at the GACC West

As a future applicant and intern

  • You are a motivated student or just graduated with your bachelor’s or master’s degree in business, communication, social science or linguistic science
  • You have a high level of interest in German-American business matters and commitment to our mission
  • You have strong German and English language skills, both written and verbal
  • You are proactive, able to work independent and motivated to learn about new topics
  • You are ready to live in San Francisco for six to twelve months

What we offer

  • Exciting and diverse tasks in an intercultural environment
  • Working in a fun and modern environment in downtown San Francisco
  • Monthly compensation

Your profile

 As part of our consulting team your tasks include:

  • Market research for German and U.S. customers
  • Imparting of German-American business corporations
  • Organization of study and delegation trips
  • Handling of daily inquiries that are received from companies interested in expanding their transatlantic business activities.
  • Contacting customers and conference participant

As part of our communications team your tasks include:

  • Membership administration
  • Organization of events and conferences
  • Supporting the communications director (Newsletter, Website, etc.)


Your application should include the following documents:

    • Cover letter
    • Resume
    • References
    • At least 2 writing examples in German (for applications in consulting)

Please send your application as a PDF file (max. 5 MB) to



General information

Applicants without U.S. citizenship or a permanent U.S. working authorization must be eligible for a J-1 visa in order to qualify for an internship at the GACC West.

Become part of the GACC West team

Consulting Services

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Communications & Membership / Events

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HR & Administration

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