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Praca v USA

Business Management Program

New York, NY

Host Company Description

The host company is a family-owned, children’s furniture manufacturer and distributer located in New York City. It sells its products at major retailers like Walmart, Target, and Amazon, and small, local shops. They donate ten percent of all profits towards improving the lives of underprivileged children by giving back to the communities that need help the most. The business management trainee will play a crucial role in supporting the CEO and ensuring the smooth operation of daily activities.

Opportunity Details

Program Duration - 12 - 18 months
Compensation - $16.00 per hour
Housing - not provided
Start date - July - August 2024
Number of Positions Offered - 1

About The Location

New York, often called New York City (NYC) to distinguish it from the state of New York, is the most populous city in the United States. With a 2020 population of 8,804,190 distributed over 300.46 square miles (778.2 km2), New York City is also the most densely populated major city in the United States. Located at the southern tip of the state of New York, the city is the center of the New York metropolitan area, the largest metropolitan area in the world by urban area. With over 20.1 million people in its metropolitan statistical area and 23.5 million in its combined statistical area as of 2020, New York is one of the world's most populous megacities. New York City has been described as the cultural, financial, and media capital of the world, significantly influencing commerce, entertainment, research, technology, education, politics, tourism, dining, art, fashion, and sports, and is the most photographed city in the world.[10] Home to the headquarters of the United Nations, New York is an important center for international diplomacy and has sometimes been called the capital of the world.

Many districts and monuments in New York City are major landmarks, including three of the world's ten most visited tourist attractions in 2013. A record 66.6 million tourists visited New York City in 2019. Times Square is the brightly illuminated hub of the Broadway Theater District, one of the world's busiest pedestrian intersections, and a major center of the world's entertainment industry. Many of the city's landmarks, skyscrapers, and parks are known around the world, as is the city's fast pace, spawning the term New York minute. The Empire State Building has become the global standard of reference to describe the height and length of other structures. Manhattan's real estate market is among the most expensive in the world. Providing continuous 24/7 service and contributing to the nickname The City That Never Sleeps, the New York City Subway is the largest single-operator rapid transit system worldwide, with 472 rail stations. The city has over 120 colleges and universities, including Columbia University, New York University, Rockefeller University, and the City University of New York system, which is the largest urban public university system in the United States. Anchored by Wall Street in the Financial District of Lower Manhattan, New York City has been called both the world's leading financial center and the most financially powerful city in the world, and is home to the world's two largest stock exchanges by total market capitalization, the New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq.

Program Description

  • Assist the CEO in strategic initiatives, coordinate key projects, and facilitate communication with internal and external stakeholders
  • Coordinate and collaborate with designers and other departments to ensure seamless project execution
  • Assist in the preparation of reports, presentations, and other documents as needed
  • Conduct research and gather information for various projects and initiatives
  • Organize and maintain files, records, and other important documents
  • Handle travel arrangements and logistics for the CEO and other team members

Applicant Qualifications

  • To apply for the Trainee program, you must hold a bachelor’s degree in Logistics, International Business or similar and at least 1 year of work experience OR be a career professional of 5 or more years in related field
  • Applicants must speak Advanced English
  • Must be highly organized, proactive, and adaptable
  • Must be able to work closely with designers and other departments within the company
  • Must possess strong communication skills, be detail-oriented, and be capable of managing multiple tasks efficiently
  • Must be able to multi-task and handle several projects at once


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