Market entry, business development firm (Ref: TPBS04)

Company Introduction:

Based in Taiwan and Israel, this company offers business development and market entry services to global companies wishing to approach and develop business in Asia.
With in-depth industry knowledge, broad capabilities, and solid strategic alliances; the company provides sound business infrastructure that enables clients to capture local opportunities. With a proven track record of success, they shorten the time to market in the most cost effective way.
They are well connected with the local business community along with the foreign Chambers of Commerce. The companies reach has brought forward partnerships, co-developments projects, sales and strategic alliances to their clients.
This company takes a proactive role in bringing its knowledge and experience to their clients and supports in designing an efficient business development strategy; providing market researches, feedback on strategic planning & implementation, connection with relevant potential clients & partners, due diligence, strategic investment and partnerships. The company effectively acts as their clients’ extended arm in Asia.
Their Taipei office offers the exciting and dynamic working experience on cross border businesses under multi-cultural working environment.

Number of Staff –
5 permanents
At least 2 interns

Internship Description:

The intern is expected to get involved with all aspects of the business, with a focus on the following areas:

Research & Business Development:

  • Market watch: collect and share relevant market news to our clients in their respective industry.
  • Markets Review reports: collect information and prepare market review reports on different industry sectors.
  • Events watch: update our clients about relevant exhibitions and conferences in Asia.
  • Identify potential opportunities for clients within and beyond Taiwan, and work closely with Business Development Manager.
  • Specific client reports: search and prepare market research reports, support with meeting summaries reports, annual client’s summaries and partner’s data management.

Marketing Assignments:

  • Maintain company newsletters and online platforms.
  • Maintain dynamic e-marketing activities on social media platforms.
  • Event calendar management: internally (company’s activities) and externally (keep clients up-to-date about events related to their businesses).
  • Keep track of relevant exhibitions to our clients.
  • Keep up to date on business deals related to our customers.

Administrative Assignments:

  • Documents upgrade: produce uniformed documents, to be used in PPT, Word, Excel, such as Activity Reports, Market Entry Report, Meeting Summaries and Annual Summaries.
  • Update company’s manuals.
  • Take part in the hiring process of the other interns.
  • Take part in writing market research reports, surveys, and presentations for use in client consultations


+ A dynamic, forward-thinker, independent person; who is interested in various business sectors; and considers him/herself proactive and a problem solver

Specific Job Skills/Experiences:
+ Business majored
+ Excellent English, verbal and writing communication skills
+ Mandarin is a plus but not a requirement
+ Detail oriented and a good planner
+ Sales driven and service oriented
+ Business-minded with marketing orientation
+ Team-player

Business Skills:
+ Detail oriented and forward planner, with professional face-to-face, email and telephone skills
+ Should have the ability to express him/her professionally in speaking and writing in English
+ Should have natural curiosity for business trends
+ Presentable and eager to improve own performance with company’s growth


6 -12 months