LATAM Commercial Intern

Lake County, IL, US
Nov 12, 2018
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
AbbVie is a global, research and development-based biopharmaceutical company committed to developing innovative advanced therapies for some of the world's most complex and critical conditions. The company's mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to markedly improve treatments across four primary therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, virology and neuroscience. In more than 75 countries, AbbVie employees are working every day to advance health solutions for people around the world.

Latin America Commercial Internship Description
As a Latin America Commercial intern, you'll participate in a ten to twelve week paid summer program supporting our Latin America affiliate. You'll join a team where you will do meaningful work that has a real impact on our business and patients worldwide. You will also combine technical and business knowledge with analytical strength and creative problem solving.

AbbVie's worldwide business offers you an opportunity to work in a variety of fields. All internship assignments are different and based on business need; however, below are some potential examples of areas where interns can be placed:

  • Commercial Excellence
  • Digital Marketing
  • Market Access
  • Disease Awareness Programs

Preferred Requirements

  • Demonstrated oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Demonstrated leadership potential
  • Strong track record of accomplishments
  • Prior work experience in business or sales

Basic Requirements:

  • Applicants must be currently enrolled in an accredited MBA program, preferably with an emphasis on marketing or general management
  • Strong academic performance, minimum cumulative GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Must be enrolled in an accredited MBA program the semester following your internship
  • Eligible to work in Brazil, Argentina, Colombia, or the United States without requiring sponsorship
  • Fluency in Spanish or Portuguese (reading, writing, and speaking)
  • Geographic mobility, interested in a career in Latin America

Assignment opportunities are in the following cities:

  • Sao Paolo, Brazil
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Bogota, Colombia
  • Lake County, IL, USA

AbbVie strongly considers high performing interns as candidates for their Latin America Commercial Early Career Program after they graduate. AbbVie's Latin America Commercial Early Career Program is a 2 year rotational program with two separate work assignments. The rotations are carried out in a variety of functional areas such as: Sales, Product Marketing and Market Access. The goal of the program is to identify and develop AbbVie's future Latin America Commercial leaders.

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