Graduate Role Profile - Andrew Desmond

Name: Andrew Desmond Which university/course: Bachelor of Commerce UCD & MSc in Digital Innovation UCD Michael Smurfit Graduate Business school Job Title: Global Systems Integrator & Nordics Operations Account Manager (OAM) in Customer Partner & Field Mature Markets (CP&F) Brief description of your job: Simply, my role …

Netherlands MACH - A Day In The Life Of An Associate Consultant

Hi my name is Meral! Since September 2016 I am a MACH trainee within Microsoft Services. Specifically, I get to call myself an Associate Consultant within the Data Insights Domain, but what this really means is that I get to spend my time with all the cool stuff! Consultants within …

BYF Graduate Role Profile - Denmark

Name: Jimmi Christensen Which university/course: Copenhagen Business School, B.Sc. Business Administration and Psychology, M.Sc. Management of Innovation and Business Development Job Title: Associate Consultant (MACH), Adoption & Change Management, Microsoft Services Brief description of your job: Basically, our work is to help our largest enterprise and public …

BYF Netherlands: A Day in the Life of a MACH Sales Trainee

Hi I’m Fleur and I have the privilege of fulfilling the position as sales trainee for the enterprise partner group (EPG) at Microsoft. During my time as trainee I help the account teams serve the distribution and services segment, which includes customers such as Heineken, Ahold, Jumbo, KLM, NS, …

Microsoft Ireland Intern Role Profile

Name: Nathan Huggins Role: Sales Solutions Specialist Department: Irish Sales Subsidiary Location: Dublin, Ireland Tell us about your background. I was born and raised here in Dublin, Ireland. During secondary school, I had the opportunity to run a start-up with two of my friends, we designed and produced our own …

BYF Finland Intern Profile - Developer Experience and Evangelism

Moi and Greetings from Microsoft Finland! I started my journey as an intern in Developer Experience and Evangelism team at Microsoft Finland about 4 months ago, and so far every day of it has been amazing! When I was first applying to Microsoft I thought I would not even get …

Microsoft Ireland Intern Application Advice

Hello everyone, If you are considering applying for the internship, give this article a read as it will provide you with some handy, helpful tips and tricks to help you through the application process! Remember: check and note down your stream’s closing date The internship application process consists of: …

BeYourFuture Team - Ireland

We are delighted to introduce ourselves as the new BYF team based in Ireland. We aim to make this site a place where both the UK and Irish Microsoft Interns, as well as people who are interested in the internship program, can go to feel a sense of community and …

BYF Norway Graduate Role Profile - Account Executive

Name: Alina Selezneva Which university/course: MSC in Marketing & Brand Management from Norwegian School of Economics in Norway. Earlier: unis in London, Helsinki, New Zealand Job title: Account Executive Public Sector  Brief description of your job: As an Account Executive for 45 municipalities in Norway I am responsible for …

BYF France - The truth about interns’ life at Microsoft France!

Laura Dandelot Role: CRM and market intelligence assistant Department: Marketing & Online Location: Paris, France In this blog, most of us have tried to explain our missions, help you to integrate Microsoft and give the tips we have learnt in our amazing experience! However, our professional experiences and feedbacks may …

BYF France – Apprentice Role Profile – Communication

Juliette Mopin Role: PR and Communication Assistant Department: Marketing & Operations (M&O) Location: Microsoft France, Paris Hi guys, I am Juliette, 21 years old, working as a PR and Communications assistant. Let me describe my job at Microsoft France. My background After completing a 2 years degree in …

BYF France - Xbox in France

Hi everyone, If you’re reading this article and you actually work at Microsoft, you probably think the Xbox Team never works and they spend all their time switching between Halo, Fifa and Forza Motorsport! If you have never worked for Microsoft and you want to apply, you probably think …

BYF Greece - What I gained from my Microsoft Internship

Name : Olga Matoula Role : Technical Solutions Professional Department : Solutions Team Unit - Enterprise Partner Group Hi everybody! My name is Olga Matoula and until recently I was a Microsoft intern at the Athens office. My background is on Electrical and Computer Engineering and I am currently finishing my Master’s …

BYF Ireland - International Intern Community at Microsoft Ireland

At Microsoft Ireland, the FY16 intern community consists out of 38 young professionals, who are very eager to learn. Some of them have graduated in the summer of 2015, and therefore consider the internship as the start of their career.Others have taken a year out of college, in order …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile – “Bing Ads”

Carl Wallace Role: Bing Ads Account Associate for the UK market Location: Dublin My Background Hey there! My name is Carl Wallace and I am a Bing Ads Account Associate working on the UK mid-market. I am currently taking a year away from my studies to complete this internship. I …

BYF Ireland - Going from Intern to MACH

Amanda Alnehil Role: Associate Account Manager - Intern Department: Bing Ads Location: Microsoft Dublin, Ireland. Hi all! I would like to tell my story, going from the happiness of being accepted for the Internship to the happiness of being accepted for the MACH program. It was last July that I …

BYF France – Marketing

Hawa Koulibali Role: Surface MarCom (Marketing & Communication) Assistant Department: Marketing & Operations (M&O) Location: Microsoft France, Paris My Background Bonjour ! Let me first introduce myself and my role as an intern at Microsoft. My name is Hawa. I am 23, crazy about music and dance, travel, hate …

BYF France - Hiring process at Microsoft

Philippe Gass Role: Online Product Manager Department: Microsoft Store Location: Paris, France Dear Game of Thrones fans, I am sorry to tell you but the truth is that we are in May and “Summer is coming”. While many people are thinking about the new sunglasses they need to buy and …

BYF Ireland - CCG Finance

Diogo Sassetti Role: Business Analyst Department: Western Europe Finance HQ Location: Dublin Hey future business leaders! My background Let me put you up to speed with what I have been doing before joining Microsoft: After completing a degree in engineering, I decided to jump into the business world to pursue …

BYF France - Product Management

Philippe Gass Role: Online Product Manager Department: Microsoft Store Location: Paris, France Hi everyone ! My name is Philippe and I am currently working as Online Product Manager for the French Microsoft Store. My Background Once upon a time, a little boy came down to earth with a revolutionary invention that …

BYF France - Marketing

Gautier Baraffe Role: B2B Marketing & Communication Assistant, Small & Medium Businesses Department: Marketing & Operations (M&O) Location: Microsoft France, Paris My Background Hi, Bonjour, Guten Tag, γειά σου, привет, If this is your first time on BYF, welcome! I’m here to introduce myself and my role …

BYF Ireland - Marketing

Gloria Shannon Role: Marketing Intern Department: Marketing Location: Microsoft Dublin, Ireland. My Story I am technically classed as disabled and I work at Microsoft, one of the world’s leading tech companies. Some people may be surprised or even shocked to know that even despite physical boundaries, you can have …

BYF Ireland - Bing Ads

Max-Emanuel Vingerhoets Role: Associate Account Manager Department: Bing Ads Location: Dublin, Ireland My Background After school I was 100% convinced that I wanted a career in the film industry – well, an internship as Set Runner at a German movie production made me change my mind really quickly! Having no Plan …

From Paris with love Dear readers of the BeYourFuture Blog, It's been a long bank holiday weekend, where we've witnessed two truly historical events... Leicester City football club have won the Premier League for the first time ever, and in May... England was sunny!! But they aren't the only firsts …

Dear readers! This week it's fair to say the UK actually tried to be sunny! We hope you all got a chance to soak up some rays whilst it lasted. Our friends in Greece don't have such worries, it's fair to say they're spoilt for sun. To bring us some …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - Operations

Name: Miguel Oliveira Role: Operations Specialist Department: Europe Middle East and Africa Operations Location: Dublin, Ireland My Background My academic flow was not linear, I studied Physics Engineering before pursuing a degree in Audiovisual and Multimedia. Later I completed a master’s in BA at Católica-Lisbon. I don’t like …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - OEM Channel Executive

Name: Karishma Pudaruth Role: OEM Channel Executive Department: CCG/OEM Location: Sandyford, Dublin, Ireland My Background Hi everyone, welcome to my blog post. My name is Karishma Pudaruth, originally from Mauritius, and I just completed my BA Hons in International Business in Ireland. Having lived in Ireland for years, I …

BeYourFuture - The gift that just keeps on giving... What's this? More International Inisights? ...That's right! Today, we've had a double-header. Firstly, we've gained invaluable insights into the world of Microsoft through the eyes of our Russian colleagues Sherzod and Markha. Now, we're moving to a slightly sunnier space with …

Hello readers, We bear further global gifts! Today we have more invaluable insights from our marvellous colleagues in Russia, time to take the limelight - Sherzod and Markha! Sherzod Mirsadykov, Healthcare Business Development Intern PS, EPG My name is Sherzod. Recently graduated from University, I have kept my goal which …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - Marketing

Name: Gloria Shannon Role: Marketing Intern Department: Marketing Location: Microsoft Dublin, Ireland. Background When I left secondary school, I had no idea I wanted to go into marketing, to be honest I wasn’t entirely sure what Marketing involved. I knew the basic gist and that was it. However due …

Hello Readers! We our super psyched to be able to share with you guys the latest addition to our International Insights section. Today, Olga and Aleksei from our Russian Colleagues have given up some time to give us some insights into their Microsoft Story. Aleksei Ternovskii, Technology Solutions Professional, EPG …

Dear readers! We are completely privileged to be able to share with you yet another fantastic international insight from our friends in Greece! Today, it's Lisa! Hello guys! I am super excited to share my experience with you! I hope you find it helpful! My Background I was born and …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - Sales

Timothy Guiney Role: Sales Intern Department: Consumer Channels Group, Irish Market Location: Dublin Ireland My Background Recently Graduated with a Bachelor of Business Studies from Trinity College, Dublin. I have previously worked in the financial, hospitality, retail and education sectors. My Role My role varies from one day to the …

Readers of the BYF Blog... Our International Insights section continues to grow! We're super psyched to be able to continue to bring you numerous insights from our global colleagues... Today, one of our friends from Microsoft Czech Republic has provided us with an insight into his journey, and impressions of …

Readers of the BeYourFuture Blog... we have yet more International Insights for you to feast your eyes on... From the sunny blue skies of Greece, we are privileged to be able to present to you the first blog post from our Greek colleagues... Their advice is universal, and should definitely …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - Corporate Citizenship

Sinéad Cowen Role: Community Affairs Intern Department: Citizenship and Public Relations Location: Dublin, Ireland Hi everyone! My name is Sinéad and I am the Community Affairs intern at Microsoft Ireland. This opportunity to contribute to the Be Your Future blog recently came my way and I jumped at the chance …

BYF - Russia

And so, the International Insights continue! Today we are privileged to have the first of a number of insights from our colleagues in Russia. Unlike in the UK, there are far fewer Intern Opportunities at Microsoft Russia, so you'll be hearing from them all! so without further a do... we …

BYF Slovakia - MACH - Technology Evangelist

Dear Readers, We are proud to say that International Insights continues to grow! We are now fortunate enough to be joined by further posts from further EMEA subsidiaries, providing you with an increasingly holistic view of Microsoft Early-in-Career opportunities across the globe! These opportunities include Apprentice, Intern and Grad opportunities. …

BYF Ireland - Intern Role Profile - Bing Ads

Hello readers of BeYourFuture! Today we bring you the first of our fantastic articles from our Irish Colleagues, kicking the insights off with the marvellous Pheline! Name: Phéline Casier Role: Associate Account Manager Department: Europe Middle East and Africa Operations, Bing Ads Location: Dublin, Ireland Hi all, I am Phéline …

BYF Ireland - Team Introduction

Dear readers of the BeYourFuture Blog, Change is upon us! As part of our unrelenting mission, to bring you insights into everything there is to being an Intern/Apprentice/Graduate at Microsoft, we at the BeYourFuture blog have opened the door to contributions from Interns/Apprentices/Grads EMEA-wide. The new …

BYF Poland - 5 Tips for your internship

5 Tips to make the most of your internship @Microsoft Here at BeYourFuture, we are keen to show you all there is to see when it comes to the experience of being a Microsoft Intern. One of the notable features is the mix of backgrounds all of us come from. …