MBA Intern - Contracts & Pricing (Summer 2019)

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Feb 11, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Amgen's 10 - 12 week internship program offers meaningful project experiences that impact patient's lives. This internship provides the opportunity for executive and social networking events and to participate in community volunteer projects while providing a competitive compensation.

The intern will be assigned a project within the Pricing and Contracting function supporting product portfolio pricing, discounting, and contracting strategies. Projects are timely and relevant in supporting Amgen's strategic and tactical goals and provide exposure to the cross-functional nature of a full-time role. A key project will involve analysis of historical product market share in relation to access and pricing strategies to determine return on investment strategies for future customer negotiations and future product launches.

Responsibilities for the 10-12 week internship typically include claim analysis, financial analysis, database queries, benchmarking, and market research to develop key strategic recommendations. Interns are given access to senior leadership through a series of lunches and are encouraged to spend the summer participating in program activities and networking with staff across the organization. Limited relocation housing and/or transportation allowance may be available for eligible candidates.

Basic Qualifications

Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment 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 graduate student before internship starts and currently enrolled in a MBA program for a MBA internship from an accredited college or university

Enrolled in an accredited college or university following the potential internship or co-op assignment

Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications
  • Degree concentration(s) in Healthcare Management, Management Consulting, Finance, Marketing, Business Management or related field
  • In process of completing the first year of a Master of Business Administration program
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.3 or higher
  • Biotechnology, pharmaceutical or health care industry experience
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Strong oral and written communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills, and the ability to interact well with all levels of management
  • Strong leadership ability and a team player

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If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.
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.