Requisition ID: 156653
Work Area: Information Technology
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 Simplify Selling Program, as part of SAP’s Run Simple campaign, is responsible to simplify the current sales process from campaign creation to core finance topics.
Being part of the Simplify Selling Program Management you contribute to the next sales and finance process generation. The process re-design offers a unique user experience based on modern web user interface standards and state of the art IT solutions. The Simplify Selling Program is set up globally with teams in Walldorf, Newtown Square, New York and several other locations. We work in cross-functional teams applying the lean development model as well as methods of agile software development.
The Simplify Selling Program Management within the Digital Transformation Office is a cross-functional team with strong business, architecture and/or coordination knowledge and manages the development process of the all new Accelerated GTM Enablement. The team works on cross-functional tasks, such as strategy / portfolio, program management, architecture, delivery as well as technology-driven innovations and business-driven initiatives.
Expectations & Tasks
As an intern (f/m) you will be working directly with the core Simplify Selling Program Office team located in Newtown Square and globally supporting them in all daily tasks to effectively set up, run and report out the Program Office tasks and activities.
Daily tasks of the Simplify Selling Program Office team include:
Support actively administrative tasks in the Program Office;
Assist in the smooth running of daily operations including tasks in different areas: Sales Process Re-design, IT Implementation Planning, etc.;
Maintain the Simplify Selling tracking dashboards covering all stakeholders: business, sales & technology and IT team (weekly updates required);
Deliver bi-weekly board-level reports on program status and finalization/ delivery progress;
Plan and prepare focus workshops to help business and IT drive finalization;
Create and visualize (ppt) master presentation decks for our Executive Management and Program Office team
Ad hoc tasks within the context of the Simplify Selling in general
Build cross-departmental trusted relationships and understanding operational business processes/challenges linked to the corporate strategic goals
Agile software development project management (Agile, SCRUM, JIRA)
Skills / Competencies
Strong skills in MS Office (esp. PowerPoint and Excel)
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Willing to work in international teams
Good Communication skills
Reporting and analytical capabilities, flexibility and focus on results
Proactive and self-dependent working style, goal-orientation and affinity to structure
Proactive contributing own ideas
Strong problem-solving skills
Soft skills: Team-Player, curious, creative, good communication and presentation skills, open, responsible, self-reliant, project management experience
Educational Requirements / Qualifications
Student (f/m) currently enrolled at a university or a university of applied sciences with a background in Strategy, Sales, Marketing and Project Management
Business Consulting/ Sales or Communications internship experience is an advantage
Start Date: October 2017
Duration: 6 months
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 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: Careers.NorthAmerica@sap.com or Careers.LatinAmerica@sap.com , APJ: Careers.APJ@sap.com , EMEA: C firstname.lastname@example.org ). Requests for reasonable accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis.
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.