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2017 Summer Internship - Analyst - US Market Access (Cambridge MA)

Job ID 1603141 Date posted12/27/2016 LocationCambridge, Massachusetts, United States;
More than 30,000 Takeda employees working in more than 70 countries are committed to improving quality of life for patients, who remain at the center of everything we do. 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, central nervous system 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.
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!
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 will support all aspects of the US Market Access group.
Support Director, USMA Commercial Analytics in analytic tasks as requested
  • Well versed in Excel; responsible for pulling reports from and generating activity reports  and dashboards
  • Create variance reports between data sources as needed
  • Review Cognos metrics dashboard for accuracy and communicate discrepancies to field teams

Support Director, USMA Operations with training initiatives & meeting planning
  • Responsible for sending all New Hire material to new employees
  • Responsible for identifying deficiencies in training material, updating and organizing training material in the New Hire iPad app and resources in the Field Resources app
  • Assist in writing and recording training presentation scripts
  • Assist in coordinating meeting logistics for USMA team
Support Director, USMA Marketing with One Point initiatives
  • Responsible for tracking and organizing on-going action items from cross-functional teams
  • Other
***Will be responsible for developing and completing a project over the internship period and presenting final results to the group***


  • 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.
  • organizational & time management skills
  • pays extreme attention to detail
    excellent verbal & written communication skills
    ability to multi-task, set priorities and meet deadlines 
  • proficient in MS Word, Excel & PowerPoint

    May work on the computer for several hours at a time.

    We are driven to improve people's lives.  
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