Eligibility requirement: At least one year of studies in business management, finance, accounting, entrepreneurship, economics or any related field

Associated career paths: Business adviser/analyst, Risk manager, Data Analyst, Data Scientist, Forensic Accountant, Supply chain manager, Brand Manager, Marketing Research Analyst, Media Planner, Production Manager, Financial Analyst, Stockbroker, Auditor, Pharmaceutics Manager, Agribusiness

Internship details

Gain practical work experience on this virtual finance and business consulting internship, working with real businesses in Tanzania.

This remote internship in finance and business consulting offers hands-on experience in preparing investment assessments, developing strategic business plans, and providing management consulting reports for local businesses in Tanzania, many of which are international agri-businesses and pharmaceutical companies.

Online finance and business interns are placed with local companies, and interns are mentored by an experienced supervisor. This is as close as you can get to working in the business and finance industries as an intern.

Tanzania has a strong local economy, with a wide variety of market opportunities offering valuable resume-building experiences for interns, along with insight into international approaches and East African culture.

Remote internships in Tanzania are conducted in English.

Finance and business interns learn from a qualified and experienced supervisor, and can be involved in:
  • Helping to manage investment projects from inception to completion, including business setup and writing business plans/proposals
  • Performing investment valuation analysis and advising clients on investments
  • Completing environmental impact assessments and feasibility studies for new investment projects and businesses
  • Providing consultation services
  • Analyzing financial statements, sales reports and other key performance indicators
  • Preparing account reports
  • Developing branding and promotion strategies in a competitive market
Professional development opportunities:
  • Learn about business innovation, creativity and coping up with the new technologies and changing environment
  • Provide business and investment consultation services
  • Understand the challenges of international business and finance companies in East Africa
  • Understand financial key performance indicators
  • Experience Environmental Impact Assessments
Typical schedule:

As a remote intern, you’ll have the flexibility to work to a schedule that suits both you and your supervisor. Your schedule will need to accommodate online meetings with your supervisor when it’s required, so there will be times where you’ll need to be available during office hours in Tanzania.

Internship highlights:
  • Being part of a professional team working on relevant investment and business consulting project
  • Learning how to provide consultation services
  • Understanding key financial mechanisms and business strategy principles in the East African market
  • Learn how to provide capacity building services
  • Gain practical career experience from home without having to travel
Types of host organizations:
  • Finance companies
  • Business consultants

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Program fees

It’s free to apply for this internship. Once we have reviewed your suitability and accepted you onto this program, you’ll need to pay a deposit of US$449 to confirm your place. The remaining balance of your Program Fee (less your initial US$449 deposit payment) will be due within 7 days of being assigned a placement.

Internship Duration Program Fee (USD)
100 hours (3 weeks full time, or 5 weeks part time) 100 hour options $948
250 hours (8 weeks full time, or 12 weeks part time) 250 hour options $1,348
350 hours (13 weeks full time, or 17 weeks part time) 350 hour options $1,648
  • To convert these prices to your local currency visit the XE currency converter.
  • All payments attract a 5% transaction fee to cover international banking fees and currency charges. International wire transfer payments attract a minimum fee of US$75.
  • Terms and Conditions apply

Program fee for remote internships

What it covers
  • Dedicated support before, during and after your internship
  • Securing your internship placement
  • Personalization of your internship plan
  • Orientation and coaching with your supervisor
  • Experiential Learning Curriculum
  • International reference letter

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