Graduate Intern – Corporate Development and Strategy
PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 48 countries and more than 25,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development and optimize value in delivering life-changing therapies to improve health.
As an intern you will have the opportunity to learn about the role Corporate Development and Strategy plays in helping PPD grow organically and through acquisitions. You will contribute to the work of the team by leading one or more projects.
At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. As an intern, you’ll have mentorship and guidance as well as exposure to a variety of tasks and projects to help you prepare for your future career.
Join PPD in our relentless pursuit of excellence – apply now!
Assisting team members with designated tasks that drive the overall objectives of Corporate Development and Strategy
Own execution of one or more department projects
Conducting qualitative and quantitative analyses
Participating in training sessions relevant to your designated functional area
Other ad-hoc tasks under the direction of the PPD supervisor
Education and Experience:
- Must be enrolled in a Graduate MBA program
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Strong analytical background
Experience/understanding of mergers and acquisitions and corporate strategy
Strong organizational skills and strong attention to detail
Proven ability to handle multiple tasks efficiently and effectively
Effective communicator and active listener
High level of proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.
PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive.
Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:
Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner
Able to work upright and stationary for typical working hours
Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency
Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities
Pharmaceutical Product Development, LLC is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and prohibits employment discrimination for employees and applicants based on age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, disability or protected veteran or other status protected by federal, state, and/or local law.
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Title: Corporate Development and Strategy Intern – Graduate MBA
Requisition ID: 177082
PPD is an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength fosters and environment of mutual respect. PPD provides equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or other status within any other protected group