Pharmacyclics, LLC

Operational Excellence, Finance Intern

Sunnyvale, CA, United States
Apr 19, 2019
Administration, Finance
Biotech Bay
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Pharmacyclics is committed to the development and commercialization of novel therapies intended to improve the quality and duration of life and to resolve serious unmet medical needs for cancer patients. Pharmacyclics is a wholly-owned subsidiary of AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV), a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company. Oncology is a key therapeutic area for AbbVie, with a portfolio consisting of three marketed products and a pipeline containing multiple promising new molecules that are being studied in more than 200 clinical trials for over 20 different types of cancer.

More than 1,200 Pharmacyclics and AbbVie research scientists, clinicians, marketing, operations and corporate professionals work in the San Francisco Bay Area. They combine their expertise in immuno-oncology, stem cells, and cell-signaling with their knowledge of bispecific antibodies, antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs), and covalent-inhibitor technologies to discover and develop novel cancer treatments. Together, we are striving to outsmart cancer.

Value to the Intern:

The Intern will be responsible to ensure the accuracy of Purchase Order & Contract Data for PCYC. The intern will act as a liaison between the Procurement, IT, FP&A, Operational Excellence and Business partners to ensure review and clean-up of all Procure to Pay (PTP) information in the PCYC systems.

Value to Pharmacyclics:

· Work with cross-functional project Open PO/Agreement team to ensure complete, accurate, and aligned data between two of PCYC's main financial systems

· Analyze data errors, resolve root causes , and propose problems from end-to-end.

· Use Microsoft Excel to document the results of his/her analysis and present the outcomes to project team for corrective action.

· Track and report the status of all the identified corrective action items.

· Work with the team to propose process for standardization and automation of the new Contract process as well as the PO conversion process.

· Maintain documentation and tools to support audit.


· Excellent organization and communication skills

· Detail oriented

· Microsoft Suite

Education Requirements:

· Completed one year of University studies prior to internship start date

· Be an active student in good standing at an accredited US University

· Maintain a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.3/4.0 or equivalent

Final Presentation

Each Intern is expected to prepare a short presentation to their team to share what they have learned through their internship and how they hope their new knowledge will help them secure their future career. Presentations should be 10 - 15 minutes long and should include visual aid (posters or PowerPoint).

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled