Degree Subject: LLB Law with European Study
Job Title: Membership and Marketing Manager
Company Name: Saudi British Joint Business Council (SBJBC)
Description of Organization:
SBJBC UK is a not-for-profit membership association which works closely with the Department for International Trade and British and Saudi Chambers of Commerce to strengthen business relations between the UK and Saudi Arabia, introduce new companies to the market and support those already on the ground.
Type of Internship:
What were your key duties and responsibilities during your internship?
Mostly my key duties were events management, marketing initiatives, receptionist duties as well as interacting with clients in promoting the company and gathering new members. I was also involved in securing sponsorships, as well as organizing logistics for sector focused events.
What was your biggest achievement on your internship?
The biggest personal achievement for me was building a professional rapport and greater confidence in my own abilities. Also, the many projects and opportunities which I was able to get involved in that provided for a variable experience!
Were there any challenges and how did you overcome these?
Working to close deadlines was a challenge which I faced but this was overcome with good teamwork.
- Ability to Work Under Pressure
- Teamwork and collaboration
- Customer service
- Logical thinking
- Creative thinking
- Work Ethic
Your message to other students considering a similar job role, organization or sector?
“It was a lovely experience with a great team and an inclusive working environment. I worked there for nearly 5 months, and it was a great hands-on internship that taught me so much.”