Intern / Fellow : Communications and External Affairs Job - (newtown square, pennsylvania)
Posted: Friday, March 10, 2017 7:07 PM
Work Area: Sales
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.
Washington, DC /Newtown Square, PA /Virtual
Purpose and Objective of Position
The intern / fellow for communications and external affairs will support the Office of the President related to projects and assignments related to the communications and external affairs goals and objectives in SAP North America.
Expectations and Tasks
Specifically, the intern / fellow will support the Senior Director, Strategic Communications and the Chief of Staff, Office of the President, North America with tasks and projects related to:
Writing / editing posts, notes, and other content.
Plan and coordinate external events
Coordinate briefing papers for major SAP North America events
Projects related to local, state, and regional engagements including sponsorships of events and other initiatives.
Completing extensive research and analysis support for principals and staff.
Assisting in complete lifecycle development of reports, deliverables, and presentations.
Assisting in logistical preparations in support of travel and events.
Monitoring media and compiling news analysis as needed.
Completing administrative duties such as answering phones, scheduling, and coordinating meetings.
Other projects as assigned.
Skills / Competencies
The following skills and competencies are required / preferred:
Excellent interpersonal and verbal / non:verbal communications skills, including writing and research skills and experience. Write in a compelling and concise professional fashion.
Strong organization, attention to detail, multitasking, and time management skills.
Possess strong organizational, proofreading, and clerical skills.
Work well in an energetic, collaborative environment; Initiative and ability to work well independently and with others.
Positive "can do" attitude and comfortable with meeting deadlines in a fast:paced environment.
Bachelor's degree completed or in progress from an accredited institution, preferably with 2:3 years of prior experience in a professional or consulting environment.
Hold a high level of proficiency in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint and Outlook).
Demonstrate strong, proven research and writing skills.
Exceptional writing and editing skills and experience.
Have a working knowledge of technology, innovation, and software issues.
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