AbbVie

2021 Finance Internship

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Oct 26, 2020
Ref
2005217
Discipline
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, YouTube and LinkedIn.

Internship Program Overview

As an AbbVie intern, you will participate in a paid, ten to twelve-week summer program, work on meaningful assignments that have a real impact on our business and patients worldwide. Ideal candidates will combine technical and business knowledge with analytical strength and creative problem solving. The internship assignments are carried out in a variety of functional areas such as: Commercial, Operations, Research & Development, and Corporate.

AbbVie's worldwide business offers you an opportunity to work in a variety of fields, including:

  • Financial Analysis
  • Budgets, Plans and Forecasts
  • Reporting & Controls
  • Manufacturing Operations Accounting


As an intern you will be located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago. Throughout the summer there will be planned development and networking activities, along with paid housing and shuttle services for eligible students.

Qualifications
Basic Qualifications:
  • Pursuing a Bachelor's degree in related discipline:
    • Finance
    • Accounting
  • Strong academic performance, minimum cumulative GPA = 3.0/4.0
  • Completed at least two years of college education before beginning internship
  • Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship
  • Must be authorized to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship
  • School and/or work experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Preferred Qualifications:
  • Dual major or minor in a related field is a plus
  • Ideal candidates will combine technical and business knowledge with analytical strength and creative problem-solving abilities
  • Demonstrated Leadership in school or student organization
  • Excellent problem-solving skills
  • Previous internship or related experience preferred
  • Exceptional interpersonal, leadership and project management skills
  • Proven track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation, initiative and integrity
AbbVie strongly considers high performing interns as candidates for their Finance Development Program (FDP) after they graduate. AbbVie's Financial Development Program (FDP) consists of four rotations over two years to prepare you for financial management roles. The roles are crafted to help you develop exceptional functional and leadership traits by working on a wide range of projects, while providing exposure to different leaders in the company. These finance experiences will develop you and put you on the fast track to future finance leadership opportunities at AbbVie. The rotations are carried out in a variety of functional areas such as: Commercial, Operations, Research & Development, and Corporate. You will also get experience by working cross functionally in a matrix environment, building your business acumen, and participating in key training sessions.

Recruitment Process
  • AbbVie participates in a variety of on-campus events such as: information sessions, career fairs and on-campus interviews. Are you interested in joining us as a candidate for one of these events? Please check the career services schedules at your school for the recruiting event schedule. AbbVie also posts our Finance Internships and Development Programs on our career website, if your school isn't listed, please visit www.careers.abbvie.com.

Recruitment Timeline
  • Recruiting begins in August and will continue until all positions are filled, typically in the early Spring timeframe.
  • We strongly consider AbbVie Interns as candidates for full-time Development Program opportunities.
  • If there is interest in your application a member of our University Relations team will contact you to discuss next steps.
For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com. Follow @abbvie on Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn. At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer, we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status or any other legally protected characteristic.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Travel
No
Job Type
Internship
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
IC
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.