Job description / RoleWork Area : PresalesExpected Travel : 0 - 100%Career Status : ProfessionalEmployment Type : Regular Full TimeCOMPANY DESCRIPTIONSAP 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.PURPOSE AND OBJECTIVESWe're looking for passionate sales enthusiasts who are in the early years of their careers and want to hone their skills to become a subject matter expert for one of the world's most valuable brands.
If you have up to three years of work experience post university, consider the one year SAP Presales Academy program for world-
class training and the skills to catapult you into a successful career in the cloud IT space. This program is your opportunity to engage with customers, help solve their unique business challenges and take them into the digital age, using cutting edge cloud based products, solutions and services!Your journey will start with 4 weeks of onboarding at your local SAP office before travelling to sunny Silicon Valley, California, for 6 months of classroom-
style learning in our world-class training center. Together with colleagues from all over the world you will participate in an experiential learning curriculum that includes presentations, role plays, team competitions, Design Thinking, Gamification, social selling and more.
A senior Presales Executive will mentor you when you return home for 5 months of on-the-job learning. You will be set up for success and supported to achieve it.
EXPECTATIONS AND TASKSBecome an expert on one or several SAP solutionsCreate and deliver high impact, engaging software demonstrations that compel the customer to select SAPSupport demand generation activities by staffing marketing eventsProvide deal execution support by responding to requests for proposalsLead customer discovery and site survey activities to uncover business challenges and opportunities for innovationAssist with post sale customer care engagementsRequirementsEDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS / SKILLS AND COMPETENCIESSuccessful completion of a Bachelor's or Master's degree in Business Administration, Engineering or Information SystemsFluent in English and local language, written and spokenDemonstrated leadership and proven record of success in (extra-
curricular activitiesStrong communication skills coupled with an aptitude and passion for public speakingSelf-starter with strong interpersonal skills who is eager to learn and creativePossess a strong desire to work in a dynamic, fast paced sales organizationTechnically oriented possessing an aptitude for rapidly learning complex software applicationsPossess strong business aptitudeAbility to rapidly assimilate and distil complex topics in the form of a presentationWORK EXPERIENCEMaximum of 3 years' work experience preferably in a technology company or in a role with significant exposure to software / technology solutions.
Demonstrated knowledge of business processes and industries (such as Manufacturing, Consumer Products, Professional Services, Retail etc.
General information : All non-US-citizens need a visa or ESTA travel authorization to enter the US for the training. If you are selected, SAP will assist you in the visa application process.
Note : "Generally speaking, a prior arrest, citation, charge, indictment, conviction, or imprisonment for breaking or violating any laws (even if pardoned or expunged) may impact and / or delay an individual's ability to enter the United States under the Visa Waiver Program (ESTA) and / or secure a U.S. visa."