ANKON Consulting is looking for Long Term Business Development Intern for its Headquarters Office, Ankara.

The candidates are requested to apply with their CVs in English to cv@ankon.com.tr with reference code: REF:INT24 until 26/03/2024 

ANKON is a consulting firm operating in projects financed by international financial institutions. We offer you an opportunity to gain experience and kick-start your career in development projects.

Candidates with:

  • Currently enrolled in a bachelor’s or master’s degree program (preferably in Business Administration, Economics, or Social Sciences) at top tier universities of Türkiye,
  • Fluency in written and spoken Turkish and English (Language proficiency will be tested),
  • Full computer literacy, proficient level of competency in MS Office programs (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Powerpoint and Outlook)
  • Previous internship experience in development consultancy or management consultancy (only governance, public sector, or advisory departments will be considered) companies will be a strong asset,
  • Based in Ankara
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills,
  • Multi-tasking skills, including the ability to work under pressure and with tight deadlines and attention to detail,
  • Capacity to work effectively within a team.

The Business Development Intern will be responsible for:

  • Providing direct administrative support for all staff of Business Development Department under direct supervision of Business Development Team,
  • Providing support for daily correspondences with companies, public authorities, local administrations, and development banks (when requested),
  • Supporting consortium establishment processes for upcoming tenders,
  • Supporting tender tracking processes, updating project pipeline regularly,
  • Playing an active role in expert search and CV editing,
  • Daily documentation of tender documents,
  • Supporting BD Team on preparation ofadministrative and technical parts of the technical proposals,
  • Performing other duties requested by Business Development Manager and Business Development Team.

What do we offer:

  • A learning and challenging environment for individuals who would like to pursue a career in development consultancy, located at the commercial heart of the capital city,
  • Opportunity to gain hands-on experience on international development consultancy in one of the oldest companies of the sector (ANKON has recently celebrated its 38th anniversary),
  • Daily lunch allowance,

Upon completion of the internship:

  • The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop solid understanding of working on almost all areas of development and experience on tender preparation procedures for major international donors like the European Union (EU), The United Nations (UN), The World Bank (WB), European Bank of Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) and many other Development Agencies.

Only selected candidates will be contacted for further evaluation. Thank you.