Current Openings

Internship Program (Berlin or Beijing Office)

We are happy to receive applications for internships in 2023.

Sinolytics will accept applications on a rolling basis for paid full-time internships with a minimum duration of at least three months. The internship program is open to current students or recent graduates.

Sinolytics is a young and fast-moving start-up in the center of Berlin. Interns will have the opportunity to contribute to challenging analysis and consulting projects, to work with a team of experienced and dedicated China experts and to gain first-hand experience in China-focused strategy development and business advice.

  • Studies in economics, business administration, political science, China studies or other relevant field; applicants with background in computer science or engineering are welcome to apply
  • Excellent Chinese language skills (speaking and reading at HSK5 level or equivalent)
  • Strong analytical abilities on China-related topics
  • Experience in living/studying in China and at least one working experience/internship relevant to Sinolytics’ work
  • Curiosity, openness to challenge and rethink conventional assumptions, and dedication to understanding today’s rapidly changing China
  • Professional English skills

Application documents:
  • Letter of motivation (max. 1 page)
  • CV
Our working language is English. Non-EU citizens, including Chinese native speakers, are welcome to apply. Accepted candidates will be responsible for arranging their own visa if one is required. However, Sinolytics will support this process with letters of invitation, internship contracts or other necessary documentation.

If you would like to apply for an Internship, please send your letter of motivation and CV to Please indicate your dates of availability as well as your preferred location for the internship. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to two interviews including a Chinese language test for non-native speakers.