Oncology Alliance Management Intern

Basking Ridge
May 12, 2022
Science/R&D, Oncology
Pharm Country
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Part time

Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world-class science and technology. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for cardiovascular diseases, under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders.

Job Summary:

We are currently seeking an MBA Intern for 2022 to support the Oncology Alliance Management team. This part time position works for approximately 20 hours per week.  The candidate will work closely with and report to the Alliance Associate Director of Oncology Alliance Management. The candidate will be supporting the Alliance Associate Director for Joint Commercialization Committee, Joint Medical Affairs Committee, and Joint Regional Commercialization Committee for US and EU for Daiichi Sankyo’s two oncology flagship products and responsible for operationalizing and managing the alliance governance including, but not limited to, scheduling meetings, collaborating on agenda development, preparing and disseminating meeting materials, notetaking, documenting the decisions and actions in the minutes and any other logistic support. Through supporting the Alliance Associate Director, the candidate will learn the co-commercialization process between two pharmaceutical organizations, how the executive leaders make strategic decisions across organizations and help you prepare for a future career in the pharmaceutical business industry.

Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.


  • Qualified candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited MBA program with a concentration in business, management or related field.

  • Prior experience in a corporate business environment is preferred; experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus.

  • Must be highly motivated and have high-capacity for learning quickly, have excellent interpersonal skills with an ability to partner and effectively work with colleagues across numerous functions and excellent communication skills with an ability to efficiently and productively communicate both orally and in writing.

Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.