Technical Support Internship in Cambodia

Travel to Cambodia and help a social impact nonprofit to better utilize softwares and digital tools in their work

You’ll gain experience in data management and IT support whilst helping to lift communities out of poverty.

You’ll join an organization dedicated to breaking the cycle of poverty in Siem Reap, Cambodia. They work towards this goal by providing a range of 11 integrated programs for children between the ages of 5 and 18. Concurrent to their education programs, the organization provides holistic support to the children’s families to ensure they are also supported. Their aim is to provide their beneficiaries with all-rounded support that meets both their long-term and day-to-day needs allowing children to learn, develop, and grow.

This organization uses a Customer Relationship Management (CRM) system to manage donors, fundraising campaigns, and information on their beneficiaries. Your role as an intern will be to provide technical support and ensure the organization is utilizing this software to its full potential. For those interested, you’ll also get the chance to contribute to curriculum development for their Computer Literacy program.


This organization is a social impact nonprofit focussed on breaking the cycle of poverty and reducing the socio-economic gap in Siem Reap, Cambodia through education. REACH provides English classes alongside a range of 11 integrated programs.

They take a more holistic approach to most education initiatives and when enrolling children into their school they provide their families with all-rounded support. Their aim is to provide children with both quality education and a safe environment to grow so that one day they can find fair employment and break free from poverty.


Your focus on this internship will be optimizing the organization’s IT infrastructure and specifically their CRM system. This will include researching software, processing data, producing reports, and analyzing findings for insights into progress. In addition to this you’ll have the chance to get involved developing and facilitating their educational computer literacy programs.

What you’ll do
  • Optimization of CRM systems and other softwares
  • Data processing and management
  • Tracking progress, impact, and development of social impact
  • Producing reports, spreadsheets, and graphics
  • Analyzing data to find insights into impact and progress
  • Training team members to use software
  • Creating informational and educational resources
  • Working with children permit or valid police check
  • Academic background or prior experience in IT or related field
  • Knowledge of CRM systems or similar software is preferred
  • Data-analysis skills
  • Culturally aware and open-minded
  • Interest in social development and education
  • Fluent English language


You’ll be based in Siem Reap, Cambodia’s second-largest city and the capital of Siem Reap Province. The city boasts a blend of French colonial and Chinese architectural influences and offers an array of attractions including museums, traditional Apsara dance performances, a Cambodian cultural village, and a diverse cuisine and nightlife. Most notably, Siem Reap is home to the renowned Angkor Wat temples pictured on Cambodia’s flag.

Accommodation is organized on a case-by-case basis from a selection of guesthouses and hotels. Each location is well-equipped with comfortable rooms, laundry, a kitchen, and Wifi. Interns will also have the option to take their meals at the organization’s center.


Internship dates are flexible. The exact start and end dates will be discussed with you during the selection process.

What you’ll pay (2023 rates)

The rate depends on the type of accommodation you choose, but they start at:
12 weeks USD 1,526
16 weeks USD 1,797
20 weeks USD 2,069
26 weeks USD 2,477

What you are paying for:
  • Careful matchmaking. It takes time to find the right internship for each person, and we take this process very seriously.
  • Initial interview with one of our team to gauge your skills, interests, and desired learning outcomes.
  • An academic internship eligible for university credit. Check with your university to confirm if this internship qualifies for credit or alternatively we can assist you with purchasing transfer credits.
  • Accommodation in a single room, please contact us for availability and prices.
  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure
  • Prepare your own meals at the accommodation or you can join for two meals (9.30AM/3:30PM  at the organization’s center
  • Wifi access
  • Assistance with your visa arrangement and other preparations
  • An orientation program with your supervisor
  • Supervision and support during your stay
  • Regular check-ins during your internship with your supervisor
  • Troubleshooting if needed
  • A reference letter at the end of your internship
  • Flights to Siem Reap
  • Visa and medical/travel insurance costs for the duration of your placement – must include cover for repatriation
  • Transport to the office
  • Drinks, snacks, and items of personal nature (f.e. curios, gifts, clothing)
  • Costs for additional excursions or activities
Siem Reap, Cambodia
Social Impact / Education NGO
CRM, Data Analysis, Monitoring & Evaluation, Reporting, Training
Min. 3 months
From USD 1,526
  • Gain international experience in a nonprofit context
  • Build skills in IT support and data management
  • Get insight into
  • Make a tangible difference in the lives of children
  • Live and work in Cambodia
12 WEEKS USD 1,526
16 WEEKS USD 1,797
20 WEEKS USD 2,069

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If you’re ready to apply for this internship, here’s what to do:


Fill in the application form (it will show in a new screen) which includes sharing your CV to us


We’ll set up a call with you to go through your application.


If we feel it’s a good match, we’ll set up a call between you and the supervisor for this internship.


If everyone’s happy, we’ll provisionally confirm your placement! We’ll then send you the invoice for the deposit, getting started with the booking process and all the info you need.


Only once we receive payment of the deposit your placement will be confirmed.


Or if you’d just like to ask us some questions about this internship first, just fill in the contact form below. We’ll be happy to assist!