Human Resources

SAP iXp Intern - Human Resource PMO

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About the SAP Internship Experience Program


The SAP Internship Experience Program is SAP’s global, paid internship program that provides university students with the opportunities to find purpose in their careers.

Three reasons to intern at SAP


  1. Culture of collaboration: Meet with mentors, make new friends across the globe and create a thriving personal network. 
  2. Project-driven experience: Gain cross-functional skills from our virtual and in-person learning sessions, diverse subject matter experts, and project deliverables.  
  3. Gain visibility: With SAP Internship Experience Program in your title, you’ll have a global network of SAP leaders, entrepreneurs and career development opportunities at your fingertips. 


About the team


The intern will support the Head of HR Canada to execute and influence strategic and operational HR projects and programs for our Canadian workforce. We do exciting work to be an employer of choice at SAP Canada and this role is critical to that success.

The PMO intern role is key to managing all aspects of program and project planning, status updates, coordination with stakeholders and overseeing execution for projects with a Canadian scope.


This role partners closely with other SAP HR teams (HR Practices, HR Service Delivery, COO HR, …), key stakeholders in the Labs organization, governmental bodies and external service providers in Canada. 

What you’ll do


Position Title: SAP iXp Intern - Human Resource PMO
Location: Vancouver, BC
Expected start date to end date: September 2022 - April 2023

In this role, you’ll


Provide logistical, operational, and communications support to the Head of HR Canada in their mission to:

  • Drive people agenda for SAP Canada, leading/supporting strategic programs that build on SAP Canada’s position as top employer (Employer Branding / Employer Awards, Future of Work, Diversity & Inclusion, etc.)
  • Manage Canada-specific programs like SAP Canada’s employer awards, future of work, HR Canada All-Hands, partnering with SAP Labs and external service providers
  • Define and execute strategies for the successful implementation of global HR programs in Canada
  • Driving HR Compliance topics that are required at the federal / provincial level
  • Ensure compliance with Canadian legal and reporting requirements (Worker’s compensation, Government of Canada reporting, HR Compliance audits)


Provide timely and professional internal and external facing presentations, HR and country-wide communications, coordinate and run quarterly meetings such as the HR Canada All Hands:

  • Maintain and coordinate policies, such as the SAP Canada Policy Handbook 
  • Act as a Brand Ambassador for SAP Canada 
  • Find creative ways to help the HR community run simpler and market HR Canada’s accomplishments 


Who you are


We’re looking for someone who takes initiative, perseveres, and stays curious. You like to work on meaningful innovative projects and are energized by lifelong learning. 


  • You have strong project management skills, collaboration, and communication skills, you are team-oriented and enjoy communicating across stakeholders at all levels
  • You have an aptitude for handling multiple priorities – you bring a future-focused mindset to projects to anticipate what’s next, and enjoy working in a fast-paced, ever-changing environment
  • You have an analytical mindset plus a “can-do” attitude
  • You are proactive and have an independent approach to critical thinking and learning
  • You have a strong focus on customer experience and have a marketing mindset and break from the status quo with an innovative approach and new way of thinking 
  • You can think big picture to bring an idea or concept together at a project level - but are able to focus on the detail and understand when it’s important to get that right
  • You can write clearly and articulately
  • You are experienced with Microsoft Word, PowerPoint, Excel, and SharePoint
  • Requires candidates to be currently enrolled or recent Graduate of a degree seeking program.
  • Prefer Bachelors, Masters or PHD in Management, Business Administration, Psychology, or Marketing with concentration in Human Resources. 
  • Previous internship experience helpful but not required.
  • Requires candidates to currently be enrolled in an undergraduate, Masters, MBA or PhD degree program which is applicable to the position.
  • Experience in managing projects and working with multiple stakeholders
  • Experience with (SAP) HR programs, tools (IPP, BW, Success Map, …) and policies a bonus
  • Excellent knowledge of English, written and oral. French language skills are an additional asset.

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We build breakthroughs together


SAP innovations help more than 400,000 customers worldwide work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively. Originally known for leadership in enterprise resource planning (ERP) software, SAP has evolved to become a market leader in end-to-end business application software and related services for database, analytics, intelligent technologies, and experience management. As a cloud company with 200 million users and more than 100,000 employees worldwide, we are purpose-driven and future-focused, with a highly collaborative team ethic and commitment to personal development. Whether connecting global industries, people, or platforms, we help ensure every challenge gets the solution it deserves. At SAP, we build breakthroughs, together.


We win with inclusion


SAP’s culture of inclusion, focus on health and well-being, and flexible working models help ensure that everyone – regardless of background – feels included and can run at their best. At SAP, we believe we are made stronger by the unique capabilities and qualities that each person brings to our company, and we invest in our employees to inspire confidence and help everyone realize their full potential. We ultimately believe in unleashing all talent and creating a better and more equitable world.

SAP is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer. We are committed to the values of Equal Employment Opportunity and provide accessibility 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:

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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, ethnicity, age, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, et al), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, or disability.

Successful candidates might be required to undergo a background verification with an external vendor.


Requisition ID: 348193  | Work Area: Human Resources  | Expected Travel: 0 - 10%  | Career Status: Student  | Employment Type: Intern   | Additional Locations: #LI-Hybrid.

Requisition ID:  348193
Posted Date:  Aug 12, 2022
Work Area:  Human Resources
Career Status:  Student
Employment Type:  Intern
Expected Travel:  0 - 10%

Vancouver, British Columbia, CA, V6B 1A9

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