Grad Intern - R&D (Medical Affairs/Medical Communications)

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Feb 21, 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.

Relocation in the form of a miscellaneous allowance will be provided for eligible candidates.

The intern will apply their scientific background and literature analysis skills they learned in school to practical situations. This setting will allow them to learn how to apply the skills of a trained pharmacist to the biopharmaceutical industry, teaching how to integrate business needs with clinical and scientific expertise.

Projects may include disease state or product related analysis for Oncology-Hematology disease areas. The intern will be expected to achieve the following objectives:

- Review of relevant literature

- Analysis of data relevant to Amgen's business needs

- Development of scientific content in various formats

- Summary and presentation of findings to a cross-functional team

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 PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR PhD for a PhD 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

Two years study in a pharmacy doctorate program

Strong project management skills

Ability to think critically & work independently

Excellent interpersonal skills

Attention to detail

Understanding of literature searching & data evaluation

Understanding of biopharmaceutical commercialization process

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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.
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