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Summer Intern, Rare Disease Marketing - Lysosomal Storage Disorders

Lexington, Massachusetts

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  • Since 1781, the values of Takeda-ism (Integrity, Fairness, Honesty, and Perseverance) have guided everything we do—from decision-making to interacting with patients.

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  • Our vision is of a world with accessible healthcare for all, where prevention measures are exponentially advanced and billions are freed of disease. Our approach is rooted in our patient-centricity and the creation of outstanding treatments that change people's lives. Building upon a foundation of sustainability, we are committed to contributing to the long-term health of people through disease prevention.

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Summer Intern, Rare Disease Marketing - Lysosomal Storage Disorders

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Job ID R0016219 Date posted 02/10/2020 Location Lexington, Massachusetts

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Job Description

POSITION OBJECTIVES:

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.

This position is a unique opportunity to gain exposure within the Marketing Department of Takeda’s growing Hematology and Rare Disease business unit.  Be a part of a dynamic team that is passionate about bringing life-changing therapies to those living with rare genetic diseases.

POSITION ACCOUNTABILITIES:

You will be an active member of the Marketing team within the Rare Disease, Lysosomal Storage Disease business, as we strive to transform the lives of patients and caregivers.  As a valued team member, you will be called upon to:

  • Complete a summer-long project that leads to the creation of a targeted educational tool, leveraging digital channels for non-personal promotion
  • Analyze and translate market research on the unmet needs of patients and healthcare providers
  • Generate competitive intelligence and analysis
  • Support the evolution of brand strategy, messaging, and customer segmentation within this dynamic marketplace
  • Support an analytical project encompassing sales force effectiveness initiatives for in-line brands

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 graduate level student pursuing an MBA degree
  • 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.

Locations

Lexington, MA

Worker Type

Employee

Worker Sub-Type

Paid Intern (Fixed Term) (Trainee)

Time Type

Full time

Job ID R0016219

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