Intern - Global Sales Enablement (Marketing)

Burlington, MA, US, 01803

Marketing

Sophos Overview – Security Made Simple

Sophos makes IT security simple with next-generation solutions that protect networks, servers, and devices, wherever they are. Today, more than 100 million users in 150 countries and a global network of channel partners trust Sophos to deliver simple solutions to complex security challenges. Focused on innovation and backed by a global network of Sophos Labs threat intelligence centers and industry-leading support, Sophos delivers solutions that are simple to deploy, maintain, and manage, enabling organizations to focus on performance and growth. Sophos — Security made simple.

 

Job Purpose

If your enthusiastic, have a passion for technology and are keen to put your Sales, Marketing and Business skills to the test in a fast paced and varied environment then Sophos could be a great choice of placement for you.  You will work with the Global Training and Enablement team to plan and deliver learning and development classes and courses for our internal sales staff and channel partners. You will help to manage the events, marketing communications and assets and other collateral that support them. You will be involved in supporting all aspects of a learning and development organization including planning curriculums, designing communications and marketing promotions, building online assets, websites and social communities will also be measurements of success. Global Training and Enablement work closely with our sales teams around the world, ensuring we are joined up on strategy to deliver the goals for all regions. You’ll also get the opportunity to join regular online meetings with colleagues across the world increasing your knowledge of working within a global business environment.

You are likely to have a demonstrable passion for communications, marketing and event management, are highly motivated to learn new skills within a results-driven environment. Couple this with a creative approach and a determination to succeed and you’ll be the person to make the most of this great opportunity.

 

Main Duties

  • Arrange, schedule and host in-person and virtual training events; managing invitations, booking venues, arranging logistics, attending and supporting the events where needed including but not limited to:
    • Sales New Hire On-boarding Program
    • Sales Master Class Workshops
    • Sophskills Webinars
    • Engineer and Architect Classes
    • Regional Certification Roadshows and Workshops
  • Create and maintain internal intranet, partner portal and .com website pages for training events including working with the corporate marketing team on new web page projects
  • Use internal systems such as NetExam LMS, Salesforce, SAP, MS Teams to update information and run regular and scheduled reports to track activity
  • Provide copy and content for collateral and communications (Newsletters, E-mails, presentations) for training activities
  • Maintain and enhance the global training team’s social media and community strategy working with the Sophos Social Media and Communities teams
  • Co-Manage the shared mailbox for the Global Training team; handling user requests, trainer queries and reporting as well as triaging emails for colleagues within set SLAs

 

Skills + Experience

Essential

  • Currently studying towards a university degree with an interest in a career in marketing
  • Good project management and organizational skills
  • Strong written skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Experience of MS Office, particularly Excel

Desirable

  • Previous work experience in an office environment
  • Knowledge of digital marketing techniques & social media
  • Passion for technology

 

Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

 

If you choose to explore this opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our data protection policy which can be found here and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Sophos.  If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please reply to this or other emails from Sophos clearly stating your request, or follow the steps set out in the data protection policy describing your individual rights.  If you have any questions about Sophos’ data protection practices, please contact dataprotection@sophos.com.

 

At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.


Nearest Major Market: Boston

Job Segment: ERP, SAP, Project Manager, Technology