SAP internships – Simply put, it is an opportunity that employers offer to students interested in gaining work experience in particular industries. With this primer, learn more about what internships are and why students benefit from them.
How Long Internships Last
An intern works at a company for a fixed period of time, usually three to six months. Some students will have a part-time internship in which they work at the office for just a few days or hours per week.
Others will have full-time internships, meaning they work the same hours as the company’s full-time employees. Internships can be any time of the year, including over the summer and during the regular quarter, trimester or semester.
What the program offers you:
•Three month SAP training program at no cost to you;
•Hands-on simulated project exercises throughout the program;
•Additional training on design thinking, presentation and communication skills and other soft skills;
•Access to internal SAP communities and networks throughout the program;
•Official Associate Level SAP Certification in Finance internationally recognized SAP qualification;
•Possibility of an internship in the SAP ecosystem after training, based on performance;
•Possibility of a permanent position in the SAP ecosystem after training / internship, based on performance;
SAP Internships Requirements
•Candidates must be a South African National;
•Candidates must be currently unemployed;
•Candidates must be educated to at least Bachelor level in a field of IT, or another subject related to business or software;
•Candidates will preferably have graduated within the last two years with a Minimum grade of B OR GPA of no less than 3.00 – proof of this will be requested;
•Candidates will preferably have a keen interest in starting an SAP-related career involving travel;
•The course will be delivered in English so a good grasp of both written and spoken English is essential;
•Candidates must possess good problem solving capabilities, presentation skills and a general understanding of Microsoft Office;
SAP Internships Application Process
If you meet all the set criteria outlined above, you will be sent an e-mail to complete two online assessments. Based on these results, successful applicants will then be invited to attend face to face interview.