Requisition ID: 266304
Work Area: Communication
Expected Travel: 0 – 10%
Career Status: Student
Employment Type: Intern
SAP started in 1972 as a team of five colleagues with a desire to do something new. Together, they changed enterprise software and reinvented how business was done. Today, as a market leader in enterprise application software, we remain true to our roots. That’s why we engineer solutions to fuel innovation, foster equality and spread opportunity for our employees and customers across borders and cultures.
SAP values the entrepreneurial spirit, fostering creativity and building lasting relationships with our employees. We know that a diverse and inclusive workforce keeps us competitive and provides opportunities for all. We believe that together we can transform industries, grow economics, lift up societies and sustain our environment. Because it’s the best-run businesses that make the world run better and improve people’s lives.
Contract Duration: 6 months
Contract Hours: 20 to 40 hours/week
Anticipated Start Date: ASAP
Office Location: Remote/Virtual US
PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVE OF POSITION
The SAP Industries and Customer Advisory organization – consisting of PreSales, Value Engineers and Industry experts worldwide – is committed to SAP’s vision of helping the world run better and improve people’s lives. As such, the organization is committed to identifying and optimizing synergies and performance across all 25 industries that SAP serves (from Retail to Banking, Healthcare to Public Sector), while establishing and demonstrating leadership in delivering the intelligent enterprise, upskilling and energizing talent, evolving and strengthening an integrated industry model, and excelling at telling the SAP story internally and externally.
As part of the teams’ refocused energies on the above workstreams, we are looking for a quick learner who is a self-starter, highly coachable, and social media savvy to join our team to help us accomplish these tasks. The intern will work closely with the entire Industries and Customer Advisory Core and Extended Leadership team, as well as individuals responsible for marketing, strategy, and communications. They will be encouraged to think outside the box and challenge the status quo, while gaining invaluable hands-on experience in Industries.
EXPECTATION AND TASKS
An intern’s primary duties will be as follows:
Support communication as needed in the form of newsletters, snapshots, bulletins, etc.
Bring alignment and consistency between the different teams in terms of communication channels and activities
Create, edit, update, and maintain documents on our enterprise collaboration platforms (e.g. SAP Jam, MS Teams) to support collaboration and enablement across our Industries teams
Build and maintain momentum in our internal communities (SAP Jam, MS Teams, Slack) by curating and creating new content
Support social media activities for Industries leaders
Support in the planning of key events
As needed, research latest innovative technologies and help incorporate into industry content (PowerPoint and/or MS Word)
SKILLS / COMPETENCIES
Background in Communication, Journalism, or Marketing is preferred
Familiarity with SAP and its software offerings, and experience in the technology sector
Strong proficiency in English is a must, and strong writing and editing skills are necessary
Extensive experience with Microsoft Office tools
Strong communication skills
Social media savvy
Organized, with an ability to prioritize time-sensitive assignments and follow through on commitments
Creative and flexible, with an eye for layout and design as well as a strong interest in innovative communication formats
Experience with Adobe tools like Photoshop, Illustrator, and Premiere is a plus
Undergraduate education with pending graduation in the next 12 months (entering senior status) from an accredited college / university
Masters or Masters in Business Administration with pending graduation in the next 24 months is a plus
Comfortable with enterprise collaborative software such as SAP Jam, MS Teams, Slack
Passionate about technology and its potential to improve the world
WHAT YOU GET FROM US
Success is what you make it. At SAP, we help you make it your own. A career at SAP can open many doors for you. If you’re searching for a company that’s dedicated to your ideas and individual growth, recognizes you for your unique contributions, fills you with a strong sense of purpose, and provides a fun, flexible and inclusive work environment – apply now .
SAP’S DIVERSITY COMMITMENT
To harness the power of innovation, SAP invests in the development of its diverse employees. We aspire to leverage the qualities and appreciate the unique competencies that each person brings to the company.
SAP is committed to the principles of Equal Employment Opportunity and to providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. If you are in need of accommodation or special assistance to navigate our website or to complete your application, please send an e-mail with your request to Recruiting Operations Team (Americas: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: Careers@sap.com ).
Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.
Additional Locations : Virtual – USA