SAP Intern, SAP Start Up Focus Job in Palo Alto, California
Requisition ID: 117864
Work Area: Marketing
Expected Travel: 0 - 10%
Career Status: Student
Employment Type: Intern
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.
Purpose & Objective of Position
The SAP Startup Focus program is a board-level priority program with a charter to extend the reach and adoption of the SAP HANA platform beyond the existing SAP ecosystem. It works with all areas of the organization – solutions, sales, services, support, etc. – driving platform adoption activities at global, regional and local levels, across all startup market segments.
This position will be a critical function to support the global SAP Startup Focus team.
Expectations & Tasks
The SAP Startup Focus graduate intern will work across the Startup Focus team, interacting with individual startup companies, organizations and alliance partners in the program, along with internal SAP teams. The selected candidate will be responsible for a variety of topics; some of the representative duties will include the following:
Collect, review and analyze essential data to enable smooth and seamless transition for a startup moving through the various stages of the SAP Startup Focus program
Formally document and report to ensure successful completion of every project
Provide periodic input on work stream status and operational/logistical issues
Write blogs, actively engage on social media and create Brand-consistent content to drive through various social media channels
Drive community and marketing efforts to engage successful startups via traditional marketing channels and at major SAP/non-SAP events
Work with startups to write, edit, and maintain collateral, including newsletters and web content
Assist with sponsorship fulfillment and management
Skills / Competencies
We are looking for passionate and energetic agents of change; people who are highly collaborative and who would embrace the opportunity to take a new perspective in order to solve familiar issues. Ideal candidates will possess great attention to detail, good business acumen and willingness to work hard.
Proven ability to learn on the job and work independently
Competence in working with / professionally using Social Media
Excellent written and verbal communications skills
Diplomacy and communication, especially listening, are critical success factors
Comfort with navigating and working within a complex and geographically dispersed matrix organization
Strong problem-solving skills
- Education: Must be currently enrolled in either a B.S. or B.A. in marketing, business or related degree.
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.
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EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability:
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their age, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
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