Consulting & Execution Summer Associate
Location:
New York , New York
Posted:
March 09, 2017
Reference:
1031921


About the company
A career at the company offers opportunity, ownership and impact.

All over the world, the company colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. the company, a global leader in the biopharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.

Role Description
At the company, you'll find an inclusive environment, challenging projects and the opportunity to own your career. Seize the ability to think differently and collaborate with innovative minds to influence some of the most critical issues facing healthcare worldwide. Foster your career and join a team that is working together for a healthier world.

Position Title PCE Summer Associate
Division Strategy, Portfolio, & Commercial Operations
Location Program based in New York City
Degree Full-Time MBA
Grad Dates 1st year students graduating in spring 2018

Responsibilities
the company Consulting & Execution (PCE) Summer Associate will be part of a team supporting critical projects and programs of varying complexity and scope across the company business units and divisions. The Summer Associate will provide internal operational consulting services to our clients. The PCE Summer Associate will most often work on a team of both PCE and BU colleagues collaborating to deliver on projects per the established timelines.

By bringing strong business analysis and effective project management practices, the PCE Summer Associate will help to support the success of a broad variety of initiatives and projects. Typical projects include operational transformations such as running analysis in support of business recommendations, restructuring components of the business, building new capabilities, increasing business efficiency efforts, re-designing or improving complex processes or working on program management efforts for global projects. Projects may be global or regional in nature and often involve multiple divisions and/or business units.

The colleague provides project and program management support and manages day-to-day execution of the project from planning through completion of the implementation. The activities include developing a project plan, conducting interviews, facilitating workshops, collecting and analyzing data, developing solutions, and daily management of a project. The colleague must maintain a business perspective and orientation and quickly learn the content while providing process and project management expertise. The colleague also needs to cultivate and maintain relationships across executives and internal stakeholders within the business units and other divisions to drive business critical solutions.

Qualifications
The PCE Summer Associate will need to be highly proactive, work collaboratively with other groups, have strong attention to detail along with written, verbal and listening skills, presentation skills, teaming, facilitation, mental agility, and relationship building skills. Also the colleague will need to have a demonstrated understanding of the business.
Candidates should have experience in
Managing multiple projects and/or programs (i.e., collection of sub-projects) and business analysis
Aligning stakeholders, facilitating conflict, and communicating information in a way that enables leaders to have transparency on the underlying issues and potential solutions in varying settings including workshops, small group sessions or one-on-one meetings
Operations consulting methodologies and frameworks

Candidates must be enrolled in a full time MBA program and possess an undergraduate degree with 3 years consulting experience at a management consulting firm or an internal consulting role.

EEO & Employment Eligibility
the company is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. the company also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. the company is an E-Verify employer.

A little about us:
Join Pfizer in our mission to find sustainable solutions to the most urgent health care challenges of our time. Your service is needed.

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