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Engage Others Motivates and influences others to gain support for ideas, strategies and actions in service to providing superior pharmaceutical products to patients; provides appropriate background so that messages are meaningful with audiences.
Collaboration Establishes productive relationships and partners with others across the organization to ensure common understanding of objectives and achieve shared goals.
Drive for Results Holds self and others accountable for delivering on commitments that align with our short- and long-term goals, never forgetting the end result is to help patients through innovation in medicine.
Strategic Approach Makes sound decisions that are consistent with our mission, values and organizational objectives.
Lead Change Proactively evaluates, promotes, and initiates change that creates value for patients, the organization, and our shareholders.
Self Awareness Seeks feedback from others, modifies self-perceptions and actions based on this feedback, and actively develops skills and behaviors to enhance contribution.
Develop Capabilities Seeks opportunities to develop oneself and others so that we can continue to achieve sustained growth.
Takeda builds strong, borderless and empowered teams through fairness and promoting shared goals. By working together, we optimize energy and can lead the change for a better world.
Takeda implements bold initiatives on a daily basis by striving for continuous improvement and encouraging enthusiasm and creativity. This value speaks to attracting the best minds in the industry that are committed to delivering novel therapies to patients worldwide.
Takeda respects and includes a broad range of people and ideas in its daily operations. Our organization encourages each individual to act with empathy and to apply their unique skills to realize the company’s true potential.
Takeda's drive comes from perseverance, urgency and a strong desire to contribute to patients. We put this passion to work in everything we do and demonstrate courage to fight for ideas and objectives to raise the quality of our solutions, create stronger ties with our stakeholders, and deliver results.
Takeda works to meet its responsibilities to stakeholders on a daily basis. We provide adequate support and challenge to ensure we deliver high-quality solutions that help more people around the world.
Takeda appropriately shares information and promotes honest, sincere dialogue with stakeholders to build trust. This trust enables us to strengthen our relationships with employees and external communities.
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Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited is a global, research and development-driven organization working internally and with external partners to translate science into life-changing medicines. Takeda focuses on the core therapeutic areas of oncology, gastroenterology, neuroscience and providing vaccines that address the most important infectious diseases. Novel products, especially in oncology and gastroenterology, as well as our presence in emerging markets, fuel our growth.
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While Takeda is enjoying tremendous growth as an emerging global leader in the pharmaceutical industry, we remain ever mindful of our commitment to serve people worldwide by striving toward better health through leading innovation in medicine. In short, we are a passionate team doing important work that impacts patients’ lives. If you are driven to create better health and a brighter future, join us!
Summer Intern: Job code: 50001227
Global Patient Safety Evaluation (Pharmacovigilance)
Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Summer Intern for 2019 in our Cambridge, MA office.
Here, everyone matter and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.
Takeda's summer internship program blends real world experience with an extensive overview of the pharmaceutical industry. Knowledgeable mentors will provide guidance as you gain professional hands-on experience. The summer internship program is 12 weeks in length and offers a unique perspective into a world-class pharmaceutical company. Compensation is competitive, and financed temporary housing is available to those who qualify. Our internship program also provides you the opportunity to network with people at Takeda through various planned events and activities.
With a mission to “Ensure Patient Safety”, the Global Patient Safety Evaluation (GPSE) function at Takeda is responsible for pharmacovigilance (PV) activities including the detection, assessment, management, monitoring, and prevention of adverse events. GPSE has oversight of the benefit-risk profile assessment for all Takeda products. Excellence in patient safety requires mastery of medical and scientific disciplines as well as operational excellence and compliance.
- Experience in each of the following MS Office applications:
- MS Outlook - Proficient
- MS Word - Proficient
- MS Excel - Proficient
- MS PowerPoint - Proficient
- Must be deadline driven and have a high level of organizational and planning skills
- The ideal candidate exhibits strong analytical, problem-solving, and oral and written communication skills; he or she also possesses the ability to work well in teams, effectively manage multiple projects, and present ideas clearly and concisely.
Alofisel, as a novel ATMP (Advanced therapy medicinal product) provides new possibilities for the unmet medical needs of patients who suffer from the complex perianal fistula. This product has been approved by the EMA. Significant work remains to be done to support the additional regulatory submissions and obtain market authorizations. Thus, the objectives of our internship program are:
- Promote Takeda’s employer brand and develop strategic partnerships with core universities;
- Create Takeda ambassadors who share and promote our patient-centric mission.
- Advocate Takeda’s scientific leadership in the industry for developing novel therapies for patients’ unmet medical needs.
- Build a pipeline of talent for the future, including full-time employment opportunities.
- Support the Alofisel program PV activities with minimal financial impact compared to the hire of a temporary resource.
The prospective intern can support the GPSE organization in many groups, but Global Medical Safety is the primary scientific focus. Deeply involved in the routine pharmacovigilance activities in this group, this intern will have a strong understanding of TAKEDA’s core values, which promotes the GPSE’s patient-centric mission. More specifically, he or she will work at the forefront of stem cell therapy in the gastrointestinal field, which demonstrates TAKEDA’s leading position in the pharmaceutical industry. At the Alofisel product level, he or she will predominantly work on the analysis of the safety information for Alofisel new indications
EDUCATION, BEHAVIORAL COMPETENCIES AND SKILLS:
- Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited university for the semester before and immediately following the internship.
- Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor’s degree and have completed at least their sophomore year or be a graduate
- level student pursuing either a PharmD or Master’s degree; for Bachelor’s and Master’s degree students, a major in a healthcare, pharmacy or life science field is preferred.
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Paid Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee)
Job ID R0006668
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