MBA Intern – Commercial Leadership Program (Summer 2017)
Location:
Thousand Oaks , California
Posted:
February 03, 2017
Reference:
R-26893
Amgen is the world's leading biotechnology company. Built on a foundation of strong values, Amgen is deeply rooted in science and innovation to transform new ideas and discoveries into medicines for patients with serious illnesses.
Amgen is seeking a highly talented individual to join the Global Commercial Organization as a summer graduate intern. This outstanding internship provides an understanding of the biopharmaceutical industry today as well as the challenges and opportunities that will drive the development of new medicines in the future. Interns will have the opportunity to tackle a real business project and engage in executive and social networking events.
The intern will work in a commercially-oriented role as a member of one of our in-line or pipeline product brand teams, focused on an assignment that addresses a current business priority. The project will last approximately 10-13 weeks and will afford an opportunity to apply their business acumen and experience to addressing a real-time business opportunity. The intern will collaborate closely with his/her team to develop deep project expertise that he/she will then use toward both developing and delivering formal business recommendations to internal stakeholders at the conclusion of the summer project.
The summer experience offers competitive compensation and limited relocation housing and/or transportation allowance for eligible candidates.
Basic Qualifications
Amgen requires that all individuals applying for this grad internship at Amgen must meet the following criteria:
18 years or older
Graduated with a Bachelor's Degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent
Completion as a first year MBA graduate student before internship starts from an accredited college or university
Currently enrolled in a MBA program from an accredited college or university
Enrolled in a MBA program following the potential internship assignment from an accredited college or university
Must not be employed at the time the internship starts
Preferred Qualifications
Excellent oral and written communication skills, presentation skills and interpersonal skills
Demonstrated leadership skills
Strong organizational, project management, detail oriented, analytical and quantitative skills
Demonstrated personal initiative, self-motivation, flexibility and adaptability
Ability to effectively operate independently, across functional lines, and with both internal and external customers
Ability to work successfully in a team and matrix environment
Minimum of 3 years prior work experience with at least 6 months U.S. based experience
Biotechnology, pharmaceutical or health care industry experience previous sales and/or marketing experience is desirable, but not required
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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