Posted to MedZilla HealthCare on 1/16/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-MA, Summer 2018 Internship - GI TAU Business Operations 1703101-MZ


Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as a Summer Intern in our Cambridge, MAoffice.

Here, everyone matters and you will be a vital contributor to our inspiring, bold mission.


Takeda's summer internship program blends real world experience with an extensive overview of the pharmaceutical industry. Knowledgeable mentors will provide guidance as you gain professional hands-on experience. The summer internship program is 12 weeks in length and offers a unique perspective into a world-class pharmaceutical company. Compensation is competitive, and financed temporary housing is available to those who qualify. Our internship program also provides you the opportunity to network with people at Takeda through various planned events and activities.

GI TAU Business Operations serves the broad GI Therapeutic Area Unit (TAU) by facilitating and managing identified non-pipeline division priorities for functions within the TAU such as global and local business initiatives with project planning, communication and implementation in a cross-functional global matrix environment.

This role will report to the Associate Director, Business Operations, GI TAU and will be assigned various tasks in support of ongoing Business Operations initiatives.

The position will offer a unique perspective into a world-class biopharmaceutical company, combining real-world experience in business operations and project management with an overview of the pharmaceutical industry and clinical development.


  • Assist with annual review of GI TAU SharePoint Team Site contents and ongoing maintenance
  • Review various internal reports to identify key GI stakeholders in support of the TAU s communication strategy
  • Support meeting planning close-out activities related to the annual GI Summit, a face-to-face business critical meeting of 175 stakeholders across the organization
  • Contribute to development of Key Performance Indicator dashboard/metrics to review operational performance for Business Ops activities and portfolio activities.
  • Contribute to the review and maintenance of the TAU s contract repository and master terms spreadsheet
  • Perform administrative duties supporting Business Ops staff (e.g. copying, scanning, scheduling meetings, etc)


  • Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited university for the semester before and immediately following the internship.
  • Applicants must be pursuing a Bachelor s degree and have completed at least their sophomore year.
  • Ability to review, analyze, and interpret data
  • Good level of computer literacy with Microsoft applications
  • Accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good communication and writing skills

Empowering Our People to Shine

Learn more at

Takeda is an EEO employer of minorities, women, disabled, protected veterans, and considers qualified applicants with criminal histories in accordance with applicable laws. For more information, visit

No Phone Calls or Recruiters Please.


Please visit our website at


* If a direct employer requests that you go to their web site and complete your application there in order to be
  considered, please do so. Applications for all positions are subject to each employer's specific requirements.