I want to be in: SALES!

Assessment Centres for next year’s batch of bright Sales interns are about to commence. With that in mind, we wanted to share some insight into what being a Sales intern at Microsoft UK actually involves.

A sales internship at Microsoft is quite a departure from what the stereotypical sales roles are – gold watches are definitelyoptional – as this years Sales interns illustrate:

*mitali 6Mitaliis a Partner Sales intern *with the Small and Mid-Market Solutions and Partners group. “Sales at Microsoft is about customer relationship management, it’s about having those conversations and connecting with the right people”. Mitali has learnt a lot about sales since joining Microsoft as a Partner Sales intern. Read her post here.

Rob is a Sales Solution Specialist with Xbox and works within the Advertising & Online department at Microsoft. Rob sells advertising space on the Xbox platform to media agencies and their clients. Read about Rob’s experience as a Sales intern at Microsoft here, and get some insight into living, and playing, in London.

adam bell 2Adam is a Global Accounts Sales Co-ordinator in Microsoft Advertising – but what does that mean?! As Sales CoordinatorAdam supports and engages with top tier clients to promote Microsoft’s wide range of advertising products and the benefits ofthe Microsoftecosystem. Read on…

Felicity is a Sales internin theSmall and Mid-Market Solutions and Partners department. Felicity recently wrote a post about the sales application process– it’s a real must read!

Adam is a Audience Intelligence intern for the Xbox Live Advertising team. It’s Adam’s job to support his team with audience data and insights. Adam moved to London for his internship, and shared some of his experience with us earlier this year.

Good luck!

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