SAP Placement Student - Marketing Associate Job in Feltham, United Kingdom

Requisition ID: 127979

Work Area: Marketing

Expected Travel: 0 - 10%

Career Status: Student

Employment Type: Limited Full Time


As market leader in enterprise application software, SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries innovate through simplification. From the back office to the boardroom, warehouse to storefront, on premise to cloud, desktop to mobile device – SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. SAP applications and services enable customers to operate profitably, adapt continuously, and grow sustainably.

Job Role:

At SAP, you will work within the UK Marketing department at the world’s third largest software provider. You will have exposure to all areas within the department, working as a cross industry-marketing associate, helping to execute campaigns.

Your day-to-day tasks will range from demand generation, events management, campaign support, web/content management, coordination of social media projects and general admin to the marketing managers. You will also be involved in sponsorship management, including Manchester City FC and Wimbledon.

You will learn about communication, branding, lead generation, campaign execution, budgeting, planning and marketing management.

In addition to the UK Marketing Associate role, you will be a part of the close-knit community of SAP interns taking part in the 2016/2017 internship programme. With 30% of your time available for other cross-departmental projects, you will gain invaluable exposure to other business areas.

According to Millward Brown, SAP is the 22nd most recognised brand globally. To sustain this, we are a very busy and transformational marketing team. Any intern joining will learn key functional expertise such as how marketing campaigns are run, how to report on campaigns, what are Key Performance Indicators, how a company like SAP runs, not just in the marketing area, but also through finance, contracts, legal and sales. The role is very fast paced and will give the intern the best office skills they can hope for!

In terms of soft skills, anyone joining the team will learn time prioritisation, communication skills, organisational skills and will learn to consider the customer journey as well as the customer experience.

Additional on the job experience includes working with agencies to see the agency side of marketing.

Additional Benefits:

  • 25 days holiday & an additional day off for your birthday

  • Laptop and other SAP equipment

  • Free lunch and a subsidised coffee shop

  • Buddy Mentoring scheme

  • ‘Instant Heroes’ reward scheme

  • Travel opportunities within the UK and Europe

  • Sporting opportunities e.g. football and netball clubs

  • Volunteering and charity opportunities

Ideal Candidate:

Bright, articulate and motivated students who are currently on course for a 2:1 degree with the following key competencies:

  • Business, accounting ,IT experience / working knowledge would be an advantage but not essential

  • Strong proficiency in MS Office (Especially Excel)

  • Time Management

  • Team player

  • High energy level

  • Effective communicator / good interpersonal skills

  • Inquisitive and not afraid to ask questions

  • Logical

  • Focused and organised

  • Ability to work to deadlines and within budget

  • Creative

How to apply:

  1. Click apply

  2. Please answer pre-qualifying questions: (maximum 250 words per question)

  • What motivates you to do your best work and how has this helped you to achieve success?

  • Please describe a time when you made a mistake and the steps you took to resolve this.

  • Please describe a time when you have worked in a team to meet a deadline and how you effectively managed your time?

  • Are you in your 2nd year of University or college education?

  • Are you currently on course for at least a 2:1 degree?

  • To work at SAP in the UK, you must have the legal right to work in the UK. Do you foresee any problems with this requirement?

  1. Please attach CV and SAP specific Cover Letter.

Why SAP?

Based in Greater London, our placement scheme offers you the opportunity to gain invaluable, career boosting industry experience in an exciting and diverse environment. Through our intern programme you will be given the chance to maximise your skill set as much as possible and work alongside some of the most experienced and knowledgeable professionals in the technology industry, as well as adapting and gaining a vast amount of business responsibility and exposure.

With 30% of your time available for other cross-departmental projects, you will gain invaluable exposure in other business areas.

To maximise your learning further you will be assigned a 1-2-1 buddy who will support you & ensure that you get the very best out of your internship at SAP.




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 interested in applying for employment with SAP and 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: or , APJ: , EMEA: ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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