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Study Abroad - Aix Internship Opportunities

Internship options at IAU continue to grow-- to date, IAU has offered over 300 internships to students studying at our Aix-en-Provence campus. IAU’s Internship Coordinator, Professor Pascale Schaaf, is constantly in touch with local enterprises to expand the current offerings.  Oftentimes, diverse student interests and academic backgrounds will prompt the addition of new internships.  In other cases, local businesses and organizations will approach IAU with opportunities.  

The following list is organized by domain with individual internships listed below. The list is not exhaustive, and individual internships are not guaranteed for every semester. Students should contact Prof. Schaaf to confirm that a particular internship is available at a specific time.

To learn more about the internship application process and requirements, please go to our Overview page.


SUPPORT - PURCHASING - ACCOUNTING

CMA CGM
Description: Global shipping group. 
Qualifications: Must be a Master's Degree student. 
Responsibilities: 35 hours/week for 6 months. Choose your area of interest: legal assistant, marketing and communications, HR assistant, maritime coordination, logistics assistant, sales assistant, accounting.

Menergy for Disabilities
Description: Real estate agency and a nonprofit company based in France and Miami.
Qualifications: Experience in marketing, finances, and social media.
Responsibilities: Participate in all agency activities: accounting, social media marketing, fundraising for the non-profit company.
 


LIBRARY SCIENCE

Bibliothèque Méjanes
Description: Public Library of Aix en Provence.
Qualifications: This internship is reserved for students of the French Honors Program.
Responsibilities: The intern will be integrated into one of the Library's teams: Cultural Programming / Adults / Youth or Press-Study. They will participate in the activities of working in a library: Classifying collections (Dewey, collection), public reception (loan and return of documents on Millenium software and assistance to automated loans), participate in events: set-up, meeting with guests, participate in the reading club, and possibly organizing visits to the exhibition.


COMMERCIAL - LOCAL SHOPS 

Epicerie Bio Ma Terre
Description: Organic grocery store. 
Qualifications: Strong French skills required. 
Responsibilities: Participate in the sales and development of biological baskets. 

Librairie Le Blason
Description: Librairie Le Blason is a bookstore in Aix-en-Provence, specializing in Provence, selling texts ranging from novels to photography and the arts, as well as specialized literature in wine and cooking.  Librairie Le Blason also hosts many events such as book signings, exhibitions, and contests. 
Qualifications: Strong French skills required. Looking for an open-minded intern. 
Responsibilities: Students interning at Librairie Le Blason would be responsible in participating in the day to day activities of working in the bookstore and assisting as needed.
 
Librairie Oh les Papilles
Description: Librarie Oh les Papilles is a bookstore that specializes in literature for children. The bookstore often hosts themed readings, arts & crafts workshops, and birthday parties.
Qualifications: The intern must possess a good knowledge of French, open-minded attitude, and enjoy doing activities with children.
Responsibilities: Student interns would be expected to participate in the day to day activities of the bookstore; participate in the organization of events hosted by the bookstore.
 
La Victoire
Description: La Victoire is an online fabric company that specializes in the sale of fabric by the meter. In the store, they offer many home accessories as well as creative art materials.
Qualifications: Open-minded student with experience in marketing and social media. 
Responsibilities: Students working in La Victoire will be advising clients, organizing the store, working with social media and assisting as needed.


COMMERCIAL - COMPANIES AND START UPS

Centre Pure Pilates
Description: The Centre Pure Pilates studio was opened by two former dancers of Ballet Preljocaj.  They offer many fitness classes including pilates. Pure Pilates also offers many wellness services including osteopathy, massages, and chiropractic service.
Qualifications: Candidate should possess a good level of French, experience in social media. strong writing skills, and enjoy communicating with others. 
Responsibilities: Interns will be assisting in the improvement of Centre Pure Pilates’ media communication.  Interns will be responsible for improving the studio’s website, Facebook, and LinkedIn profiles.

Connected Garden
Description: Startup designed to get the real green thumb; proposing Super Sensor (IoT) and a Reality Augmented app to take care of plants.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and marketing and preferably a sensibility with the plant/garden world.
Responsibilities: Contribute to the enhancement and analyzation of the website to see if it matches the US market; serve as a Community Manager.
Language Requirements: Strong level in French preferred.

Génération Voyageurs
Description: French Side Travel/Génération Voyageurs is a new up-and-coming agency specialized in tailor-made tours in France (including Overseas Departments and Territories).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales and marketing.
Responsibilities: Interns will develop client portfolios on English-speaking markets as well as interact with the actual agency clients. They will help update the company website in English. Interns will also assist with translation, web marketing (SEO, media communication, and promotion), and the development of sales support tools.


Groupe Mondial de transport maritime
Description:  Global transportation and shipping.
Qualifications: Education background in law, must be able to commit to 30 hours/week.
Responsibilities: Logistics, communication, marketing, and human resources. Lawyer’s assistant.

OpenedMind
Description: French Marketing Institute / OpenedMind is an agency specializing in marketing studies and in measurement of service quality (for large retailers, airports concessions, etc.).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling and an airport environment, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales, marketing and measures of quality.
Responsibilities: Trainee will develop our panel of new European study partners  for one of our most important clients (airport concessioner) as well as interact with the current study partners. Trainee will have to negociate best practices and prices in order to prepare for 2020 cooperation. Trainee will also assist with translation and project management.

Patrimea
Description: Investment advisor in wealth management and brokerage insurance.
Qualifications: Candidates should be fluent in English. French fluency is not required. Academic experience in marketing, communications, or advertising required. Students should also be familiar with social media platforms.
Responsibilities: Interns will assist in the development of all social media platforms.

COMMUNICATION 

Aexor

Description: The company provides workplace safety resources and training in engineering workplace environments. This internship would entail helping improve and develop the company's marketing techniques via verbal and written communication. 
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in marketing and communications media such as Skype and LinkedIn. 
Responsibilities: Develop communication and marketing goals for the international market; create media and technical notes in English that convey strategies on workplace safety. 
Language Requirements: Intermediate level of French is preferred but not mandatory. Intern must show a strong commitment to providing English translation support.

By Mademoiselle
Description:  By Mademoiselle is a wedding planning agency located in Aix-en-Provence.
Qualifications: Social media, marketing, and very organized when it comes to planning events.
Responsibilities: Interns will be responsible for assisting in the planning of weddings, logistics, as well as providing excellent customer services.  Interns will have weekends off. 

Clever Beauty
Description: Innovative cosmetic eco-friendly start-up.
Qualifications: Experience in community management, communication, and visual creation.
Responsibilities: Digital animation; creation of content and visuals; communication with customers in B2C and B2B.

 
Centre Pure Pilates
Description:  The Centre Pure Pilates studio was opened by two former dancers of Ballet Preljocaj.  They offer many fitness classes including pilates. Pure Pilates also offers many wellness services including osteopathy, massages, and chiropractic service.
Qualifications: Candidate must possess a good understanding of French. Interns should enjoy communicating with others and possess writing and social media skills.
Responsibilities: Interns will be assisting in the improvement of Centre Pure Pilates’ media communication.  Interns will be responsible for improving the studio’s website, Facebook, and LinkedIn profiles.

Cyclopub
Description: Cyclopub is a mobile eco-communication agency that specializes in 100% environmentally friendly street marketing.
Qualifications: Candidate must have experience in marketing and social media. 
Responsibilities: Interns will conduct research to help development. Interns will also manage social media profiles. Relation client, assistant commercial, logistics, and recruitment.

Mira Jamadi / Yoga Institute of yoga
Description: Yoga studio
Qualifications: Interns must be fluent in English and French. 
Responsibilities: Interns will participate in the design and marketing of the company Facebook page. Interns will communicate in both English and French.

MyCTOfriend
Description: An online video platform that teaches how to build a successful startup.
Qualifications: Understands French documentation, video editing skills, strong communication skills, confident in a startup environment.
Responsibilities: Develop content, create screen casts, edit videos and tutorials, review sales and website content, create marketing and public relations plans, contribute to developing media strategies, improve course platforms.

onTracks

Description: The onTracks company has developed the first multi-use navigation system commanded only by vibrations! After a successful product trial for the sports industry via a crowdfunding campaign last year, the guidewatches are now available under 3 packs: Active (running, biking or hiking outdoors) Urban Mobile (motorcycling, driving, biking in cities) or Travel.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and digital advertising and preferably a sensibility with outdoor activities.
Responsibilities: Develop the digital communication for the international market of onTracks; create media, serve as a Community Manager.
Language Requirements: Medium / Good level in French preferred.

P.Factory
Description: Startups cluster.
Qualifications: Business, communication, journalism or graphic skills. Experience in Photoshop and Illustrator is preferrable. Students must have a passion for the Internet, social media, and new technologies.
Responsibilities: Community management.

PmSm
Description: PmSm provides medical assistance in the workplace for a variety of needs and industries.
Qualifications: Skills in digital communication.
Responsibilities: Redesign the website and develop the company's communication tools.

Popup House

Description: PopUp House is an innovative research and design office specialized in the construction industry. Our goal is to make passive construction easy for architects, home builders and house owners relying on digital technology to make the entire process calculable and transparent. PopUp House’s concept is straightforward: the house is assembled using light and recyclable insulating blocks and wood. Our main distinguishing features: quick and no hassle build for an affordable house, exceptional insulation.
Qualifications: We are looking for candidates who have skills in communication and should be native English speakers.
Responsibilities: Direct contact with customers and vendors; translation; business development; working with the PopUp House Team to set up the basis of the international development of the company.

Stil
Description: STIL specializes in metrology, development, and manufacture of optical sensors for high resolution. STIL is looking for an intern who can assist with Social Media 2.0 & 3.0. This internship includes three chapters: 1) Understanding STIL and its domains of expertise 2) Communication in B2B settings 3) Industrial & Social Media customers, building a network on the web.
Qualifications: Candidate must have a background in logistics, finance, economics, or marketing.
Responsibilities: Interns will be introduced to STIL markets, international marketing, vertical and transverse communication. STIL wants to develop a network online, interns will be responsible for contributing and assisting in building that social media presence.
 
Thks

Description: A platform that allows employees to receive personalized customer feedback.
Qualifications: Knowledge of tools related to trade.
Responsibilities: Community management, commerical prospecting.

Ynov
Description: Ynov is seeking a dynamic and motivated intern to accomplish missions in communication, marketing, and English instruction to join the team on a new campus.
Qualifications: Native English speaker, intermediate to advanced French level required.
Responsibilities: Interns will be assisting in marketing, communication and English instruction.
 
  

EDUCATION - ENGLISH

Safe Technologies
Description:  Safe Technology specializes in engineering nuclear measurements health and environment industry.
Qualifications: Candidate should be skilled in social media and translation.
Responsibilities: Interns will assist in translating various documents, and engage in casual conversations” with employees to improve their English fluency.
 
Ynov
Description: Ynov is seeking a dynamic and motivated intern to accomplish missions in communication, marketing, and English instruction to join the team on a new campus.
Qualifications: Native English speaker, intermediate to advanced French level required.
Responsibilities: Interns will be assisting in marketing and English instruction.


EDUCATION - 
SPANISH

Ynov
Description: Ynov is seeking a dynamic and motivated intern to accomplish missions both in communication, marketing, and Spanish instruction. Join a young and dynamic team in a new campus.
Qualifications: Native Spanish speaker, intermediate/advanced French level required.
Responsibilities: Students will be communicating within the school and campus, will be teaching Spanish to the French students, and participate as the link between Ynov and IAU to organize events.

LAW

Groupe Mondial de transport maritime
Description:  Global transportation and shipping.
Qualifications: Must be a Master’s Degree student, have an educational background in law, be able to commit to 30 hours/week.  French proficiency is recommended, but not required.
Responsibilities: Logistics, communication, marketing, human resources, serving as a lawyer's assistant.



EVENT PLANNING

Authentic Escape
Description:  Production of communication media in the event management field.
Qualifications: Social media and marketing background.
Responsibilities: Updating the website, referencing new partners, and assisting with events.
 

CHILDCARE 

Kid & Sens
Description: Home and daycare services for children from 0 to 12 years old.
Qualifications: Candidate should enjoy working with children.
Responsibilities: Interns will participate in workshops offered for children.


MARKETING

Aexor
Description: The company provides workplace safety resources and training in engineering workplace environments. This internship would entail helping improve and develop the company's marketing techniques via verbal and written communication. 
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in marketing and communications media such as Skype and LinkedIn. 
Responsibilities: Develop communication and marketing goals for the international market; create media and technical notes in English that convey strategies on workplace safety. 
Language Requirements: Intermediate level of French is preferred but not mandatory. Intern must show a strong commitment to providing English translation support.

Altran
Description: Altran is a company in the field of energy, healthcare, automotive, aerospace, and telecommunications.
Qualifications: Candidate should have a background in marketing.
Responsibilities: Interns will be introduced to Altran markets, international marketing, vertical and transverse communication. Altran wants to develop a network online, interns will be responsible for contributing and assisting in building that social media presence.

Connected Garden
Description: Startup designed to get the real green thumb; proposing Super Sensor (IoT) and a Reality Augmented app to take care of plants.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and marketing and preferably a sensibility with the plant/garden world.
Responsibilities: Contribute to the enhancement and analyzation of the website to see if it matches the US market; serve as a Community Manager.
Language Requirements: Strong level in French preferred.

Darwin
Description: Darwin is a consulting agency in digital acquisition strategy that offers innovative devices for real-time marketing on all devices. Operational involvement in the implementation of various e-marketing levers: creating custom partnership networks for each of the campaigns and media planning: negotiation and purchase of space (media selection, prospecting, negotiation, selection of locations and formats advertising).
Qualifications: Candidate should possess skills in marketing, communication, social media.
Responsibilities: Direct contact with customers and vendors, reporting elaboration for our customers, competitive Eves (benchmark, sector studies, etc.)


ESG
Description: ESG is seeking a dynamic and motivated intern to accomplish missions in communication, marketing, and English instruction.
Qualifications: Native English speaker, intermediate/advanced French level required.
Responsibilities: Students will be communicating within the school and campus, will be teaching English to the French students, and participate as the link between Ynov and IAU to organize events.

 
Eurobiomed
Description: Eurobiomed is the catalyst of the health sector in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d’Azur and Languedoc-Roussillon regions. They provide resources and initiatives to help life sciences companies achieve their business goals and improve life through innovations in health.
Qualifications: Completion or current enrollment in an undergraduate degree related field (e.g. Business, Marketing, International Relations).
Responsibilities: Marketing interns will work as part of the Eurobiomed operational team, who is currently working on expanding Eurobiomed services towards the United States market and beyond.  The interns will utilize marketing skills to foster the commercialization of Eurobiomed services by taking into account the needs and expectations of the United States.  Interns will work on the website and brochures. A second task will be to assist Eurobiomed in identifying key actors within the Southern California health market.

Génération Voyageurs
Description: French Side Travel / Génération Voyageurs is a new up-and-coming agency specialized in tailor-made tours in France (including Overseas Departments and Territories).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales and marketing.
Responsibilities: Interns will develop client portfolios on English-speaking markets as well as interact with the actual agency clients. They will help update the company website in English. Interns will also assist with translation, web marketing (SEO, media communication, and promotion), and the development of sales support tools

Geo Sentinel
Description: Geo Sentinel is a company based on healthcare solutions for elders and people with disabilities. The company provides electronic services and products to help them to improve their quality of life. Clients include nurseries and domestic service providers, national partners such as Orange Business and Domudvi domicile.
Qualifications: Candidate should possess skills in E-Marketing, marketing, and social media.
Responsibilities: create custom partnership networks for each of the campaigns, media planning, negotiation and purchase of space, media selection, prospecting, negotiation, selection of locations and advertising formats. 

Groupe Mondial de transport maritime
Description:  Global transportation and shipping.
Qualifications: Must be a master’s student. Interns must be able to commit to 30 hours/week. French proficiency is recommended, but not necessary.
Responsibilities: Serving as a shipping line sales assistant, assistant coordinator of maritime flows, logistics assistant, legal assistant, assistant in communication and marketing, human resources assistant, and/or an assistant in management control. 
 
Genesis
Description: High-tech sound and acoustics company.
Qualifications: Social media and marketing
Responsibilities: Work in the area of marketing and market analysis.

Lk Interactive
Description: Lk Interactive is a web agency based in Aix-en-Provence and Grenoble. Multidisciplinary, this web agency helps companies from different sectors in their visibility projects. Specialities include search engine optimization (SEO), search engine advertising (SEA), webdesign, and website development.
Qualifications: Someone who can bring a touch of originality and use his/her imagination to design graphic media adapted to our clients' requests. Intern should also be able to understand French documentation and feel confident in a web agency environment.
Responsibilities: Create mock-ups of future websites requested by customers useing Bootstrap Grid; create web communication media such as banners and visuals dedicated to customer sites; strongly utilize Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign; create e-mailing campaigns. 
Language Requirement: Medium/Good level in French preferred.

 
MyInternshipAbroad
Description: My Internship Abroad provides individuals the opportunity to search and find the perfect internship overseas.
Qualifications: Business and marketing knowledge and experience.
Responsibilities: Interns will work with sales, recruitment management, and marketing. Interns will be able to propose innovations to the company and pilot their own projects while working in an international business environment.

onTracks

Description: The onTracks company has developed the first multi-use navigation system commanded only by vibrations! After a successful product trial for the sports industry via a crowdfunding campaign last year, the guidewatches are now available under 3 packs: Active (running, biking or hiking outdoors) Urban Mobile (motorcycling, driving, biking in cities) or Travel.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and digital advertising and preferably a sensibility with outdoor activities.
Responsibilities: Develop the digital communication for the international market of onTracks; create media, serve as a Community Manager.
Language Requirements: Medium / Good level in French preferred.

OpenedMind
Description: French Marketing Institute / OpenedMind is an agency specializing in marketing studies and in measurement of service quality (for large retailers, airports concessions, etc.).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling and an airport environment, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales, marketing and measures of quality.
Responsibilities: Trainee will develop our panel of new European study partners  for one of our most important clients (airport concessioner) as well as interact with the current study partners. Trainee will have to negociate best practices and prices in order to prepare for 2020 cooperation. Trainee will also assist with translation and project management.

Piscine O2pool
Description: Company creating renewable biological pools.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and marketing.
Responsibilities: Contributing to the enhancement of the website while analyzing it to see if it matches the US market.

Sophie Bourgeix
Description: Photography company. Sophie Bourgeix is a brand to develop. This post is the implementation of all the tools necessary for the qualitative development of the brand and its reputation.
Qualifications: French Level 300 and software knowledge of Excel and /or Word for the implementation and monitoring of marketing tools.
Responsibilities: Interns will be working on the necessary tools for the qualitative development of the brand and its reputation. Interns will implement marketing tools and prepare annual operations including creating artwork and other web marketing materials, performing annual customer tracking, and implementing or promoting a service in particular (family portrait, etc).

thecamp
Description: thecamp is a base camp for exploring the future in a collaborative way. It’s a start-up incubator dedicated to emerging technologies and innovative ideas. They recently launched a start-up program that will enable a new generation of entrepreneurs to innovate with purpose, while focusing on sustainable mobility, education, health, energy, food, and people empowerment.
Qualifications: Since thecamp is a team of entrepreneurs, the ideal candidate will be a creative-minded, self-directed individual. You’ll need to be organized and detail-oriented and, of course, passionate about entrepreneurship with purpose.
Responsibilities: You will take part in the launch of the incubation program. Potential duties include marketing support and outreach, event planning, content creation, and helping with the daily life of the start-up program.

Ynov
Description: Ynov is seeking a dynamic and motivated intern to accomplish missions in communication, marketing, and English instruction. Join a young and dynamic team in a new campus.
Qualifications: Native English speaker, intermediate/advanced French level required.
Responsibilities: Students will be communicating within the school and campus, will be teaching English to the French students, and participate as the link between Ynov and IAU to organize events.
 

MUSEUM SCIENCE

Atelier Cézanne
Description: Cézanne studio museum.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in tourism, and must have French-speaking proficiency.
Responsibilities: Participate in all museum activities.
 
Museé des Tapisseries
Description: Tapestry museum in Aix-en-Provence located in the former Archbishop's Palace.
Qualification: Must possess a background and passion for the arts and culture.
Responsibilities: Discover the inner functioning of museums, organize the mounting of exhibitions, translate communication documents for the public, as well as serving as the mediator between the museum and schools.
 
Museé du Vieil Aix
Description: Museum inside a 17th-century mansion with period furnishings, paintings, puppets & other folk art.
Qualification: Must possess a background and passion for the arts and culture.
Responsibilities: Discover the inner functioning of museums, organize the mounting of exhibitions, translate communication documents for the public, as well as serving as the mediator between the museum and schools.
 
Musée Granet
Description: Public Museum from Antiquity to the 21st Century.
Qualifications: Skills in art, ability to understand French.
Responsibilities: Follow-up on visits, post on the museum's Facebook site, partake in presentations during museum visits (in English), participate in the development of vocabulary for new tour guides, translate or proofread documents published in English.

Pavillon Vendôme
Description: The Pavillon Vendôme is a historic pavilion surrounded by a French formal garden located in Aix-en-Provence, France.
Qualification: Must possess a background and passion for the arts and culture.
Responsibilities: Discover the inner functioning of museums, organize the mounting of exhibitions, translate communication documents for the public, as well as serving as the mediator between the museum and schools.



RESEARCH - BIOLOGY

BioCoop
Description: BioCoop, a network of independent natural grocery stores, is France’s leader in organic food, offering 100% product traceability and a selection of items that favor local producers within 90 miles of each location. Students will intern at the Aix-en-Provence store and restaurant, which recently was acquired by an American entrepreneur. BioCoop’s short-term goals are to establish strong financial controls and to focus on new product development, all while looking to open a second location near Aix.
Qualifications: Candidate should possess some business knowledge (academic or job experience). French language skills are not required but would be beneficial.
Responsibilities: The mission of the internship focuses on three main areas: sales and inventory analysis, financial forecasting (near and medium term), and the development of a business plan for the second location.


HUMAN RESOURCES

Groupe Mondial de transport maritime
Description:  Global transportation and shipping. 
Qualifications: Must be a master’s student. Interns must be able to commit to 30 hours/week. French proficiency is recommended, but not necessary.
Responsibilities: Serving as a shipping line sales assistant, assistant coordinator of maritime flows, logistics assistant, legal assistant, assistant in communication and marketing, human resources assistant, and/or an assistant in management control. 

PLDA
Description: 
PLDA is part of PLDA Group offering electronic design products and services, with 50+ employees in Europe, United States, and Asia. PLDA covers a global marketplace through its offices (California, France, Bulgaria, China, and Taiwan), and a worldwide distribution network. With over 3000 customers, PLDA delivers innovation and leadership to accelerate and ease FPGA and ASIC applications development. PLDA delivers blocks of semiconductor intellectual property (IP) and is specialized in high speed interfaces protocols (PCIe, Gen-Z…).
Qualifications: Candidate must have experience in HR and administrative function. Strong background in French is required.
Responsibilities: Interns will update job description for all employees (engineers). Interns will also assist HR Business Partners for the recruitment and training session.


THEATRE

Théâtre Le Ruban Vert
Description: The Green Ribbon theater offers courses in theater, temporary exhibitions, temporary markets, concerts, and plays.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in theater, and possess a strong enthusiasm for the arts and culture.
Responsibilities: Participate in the life of the theater.


TOURISM

Atelier Cézanne
Description:Cézanne studio museum.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in tourism, and must have French-speaking proficiency.
Responsibilities: Participate in all museum tasks.
 
Association la Cathédrale Vivante
Description: Association contributes to the preservation and improvement of the Cathedral.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in tourism, religion, architecture and must have French-speaking proficiency.
Responsibilities: Assist with Cathedral tours for tourists.
 

TRANSLATION - WEBSITES 

Aexor

Description: The company provides workplace safety resources and training in engineering workplace environments. This internship would entail helping improve and develop the company's marketing techniques via verbal and written communication. 
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in marketing and communications media such as Skype and LinkedIn. 
Responsibilities: Develop communication and marketing goals for the international market; create media and technical notes in English that convey strategies on workplace safety. 
Language Requirements: Intermediate level of French is preferred but not mandatory. Intern must show a strong commitment to providing English translation support.

Génération Voyageurs
Description: French Side Travel / Génération Voyageurs is a new up-and-coming agency specialized in tailor-made tours in France (including Overseas Departments and Territories).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales and marketing.
Responsibilities: Interns will develop client portfolios on English-speaking markets as well as interact with the actual agency clients. They will help update the company website in English. Interns will also assist with translation, web marketing (SEO, media communication, and promotion), and the development of sales support tools

MyInternshipAbroad 
Description: My Internship Abroad provides individuals with the opportunity to search and find the perfect internship overseas.
Qualifications: Business and marketing knowledge and experience.
Responsibilities: Interns will work with sales, recruitment management, and marketing.  Interns will be able to propose innovations to the company, and pilot their own projects while working in an international business environment.
 
Piscine O2pool
Description: Company creating renewable biological pools.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media and marketing.
Responsibilities: Contributing to the enhancement of the website while analyzing it to see if it matches the US market.
 
Safe technologies
Description: Company specializing in Nuclear Engineering, health and the environment. Participate in the translation of various documents and conducting individual interviews through "casual conversations" to allow employees to speak English more fluently.
Qualifications: Interns must possess advanced French speaking and writing proficiency.  Students studying translation preferred.
Responsibilities: Interns will translate technical texts, documents and sometimes the website.  Engage in casual English conversations with employees.


WEB / SOCIAL NETWORKING / BLOGGER

Centre Pure Pilates
Description: Studio Pilates, osteopathy, and massage created by two former dancers of Ballet Preljocaj.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in social media, and communications.  Interns must be able to work independently and take initiative to seek and complete projects.  Interns must be able to have a strong French-speaking proficiency because they will be in constant communication with clients.
Responsibilities: Develop communication materials for the project in 2015; creation or improvement of the website, Facebook and LinkedIn.
 
Euridice Opéra
Description: Specializes in the manufacture and sale of lyrical excellence stays (opera and classical music).
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in tourism and must be able to commit to working Full Time.
Responsibilities: "Community Manager Intern" would give more visibility to the company on social networks: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook.

Intellinium

Description: Industrial B2B startup working on innovative protective solutions (Artificial Intelligence, Industrial IoT, smart PPE, wearables, HSE) to protect and save workers’ lives anytime and anywhere (can be applied to hiking, trekking, outdoor activities too). Worldwide n°1. 500 workers dies each year in France and about 5.000 in US. Our goal is to reduce by 20% this figure.
Qualifications: Intern should have knowledge/skills on marketing material production such as video and/or animation clips. Hardworking & Entrepreneurial mindset is more than welcome.
Responsibilities: Will help creating/producing short video to promote our solution + Interns will assist in translating various documents and engage in “casual conversations” with employees to improve their English fluency.
Language Requirement: Strong level of either French or Spanish is preferred.

Lk Interactive
Description: Lk Interactive is a web agency based in Aix-en-Provence and Grenoble. Multidisciplinary, this web agency helps companies from different sectors in their visibility projects. Specialities include search engine optimization (SEO), search engine advertising (SEA), webdesign, and website development.
Qualifications: Someone who can bring a touch of originality and use his/her imagination to design graphic media adapted to our clients' requests. Intern should also be able to understand French documentation and feel confident in a web agency environment.
Responsibilities: Create mock-ups of future websites requested by customers useing Bootstrap Grid; create web communication media such as banners and visuals dedicated to customer sites; strongly utilize Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign; create e-mailing campaigns. 
Language Requirement: Medium/Good level in French preferred.

OpenedMind
Description: French Marketing Institute / OpenedMind is an agency specializing in marketing studies and in measurement of service quality (for large retailers, airports concessions, etc.).
Qualifications: Candidate must be passionate about traveling and an airport environment, able to manage multiple projects simultaneously, and have the capability to work independently in a changing and challenging environment. He/she should have experience and/or knowledge in sales, marketing and measures of quality.
Responsibilities: Trainee will develop our panel of new European study partners  for one of our most important clients (airport concessioner) as well as interact with the current study partners. Trainee will have to negociate best practices and prices in order to prepare for 2020 cooperation. Trainee will also assist with translation and project management.

Out of Tech

Description: Amaury Khelifi is a CTO who works with, and for startups mainly in the Marseille area.  His extensive experience has provided him with a high technical skill set, in-depth knowledge, and startup understanding, enabling him to help Founders and CTOs in their business’s growth stage. In addition to providing one-on-one services and consulting, Amaury is working on an e-training platform that provides CEOs, CTOs, and developers best practices to make a startup grow.  Out of Tech is seeking a motivated and talented intern to assist in developing a range of e-learning courses that will be rolled out, hopefully to thousands of users around the world.
Qualifications: A desire to make the world a better place. Self-motivated and independent. Passionate about startups and ready to learn about that environment. Excellent communication skills and a desire to get things done. Confident with a startup environment and to operate within tight deadlines. Happy to get hands dirty and help the team out whenever necessary.
*Preferred* some technical skills, ability to understand French documentaries
Responsibilities: Help build online course platform (based on a ready-to-use solution). Create screencasts, edit videos and tutorials. Review the sales copy and website content. Create a marketing and PR plan. Create a social media plan.

smartTrade Technologies

Description: SmartTrade Technologies is a software company that provides trading solutions.
Qualifications: Interns should have a background in computer's science
Responsibilities: At smartTrade, most of our software engineers are based in Aix-en-Provence. Our Sales teams are based in London, New-York, Tokyo and Singapore. This model allows us to be close to our trading rooms and thus our clients.
Languge requirements: Strong level of French is preferred.

Sonora Labs
Description: Sonora Labs develops decentralized infrastructures dedicated to more sustainable online video delivery. Located in the cleantech accelerator in the south of Aix-en-Provence, the company is also fluent in English.
Qualifications: Interns must have technical skills and experience in frontend and backend webdevelopment, software architecture, as well as node.js and react.js.

Voyage Privé

Description: Voyage Privé is an online members-only travel service that proposes unique vacation flash sales to its members. Members receive newsletters that include tailored vacation package offerings and then have 14 days to purchase if they so desire.
Qualifications: Background in IT or design (web design, development, user experience, product management). Good French language skills.
Responsibilities: Assist IT team with a variety of project-based tasks according to your interest and expertise. Internships with other departments may be available as well. 

IAU student Marina was celebrated by her supervisors at Genesis


"Je peux vous dire que Marina a fait un travail remarquable pour le congrès de Grand Rapids. Sa maturité, son professionalisme, son sens du contact et sa bonne humeur ont été également appréciés par notre partenaire américain local. Nous aurons plaisir à recollaborer avec Marina ici ou aux USA. Merci pour la qualité des candidatures que vous nous adressez, Madame Schaaf." - Genesis. Mr. Boussard.

IAU student interns were featured on the Aix Daily News.