Job Details

Requisition Number 19-0018
Post Date 1/16/2019
Company Ionis
Title Summer Intern – Business Development/Competitive Intelligence
Employment Type Temporary
Description

Ionis is a dynamic company that offers a team-oriented, highly participative work environment. Employees benefit from a creative exchange of information with peers and management through project team meetings and seminar presentations. We promote independent thinking and afford unique opportunities for motivated individuals. We are committed to encouraging students to pursue their interest in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry by providing opportunities for exposure to a scientific-focused business and culture. Our Intern Program offers students an opportunity to work and learn in a variety of settings to supplement classroom instruction.

In addition, the internship program allows students to grow both professionally and personally through interactions with research and business professionals in support of projects aligned with department initiatives. Students will learn and work under a practicing professional who will provide guidance and mentorship.

Summer Intern – Business Development/Competitive Intelligence

We are currently looking for a summer intern for 2019 to support our business and competitive intelligence business functions. 

Potential projects include:

  • Develop competitive landscapes including key risks and mitigation strategies
  • Identify and analyze various emerging biotech platforms; build risk/benefit assessments for each technology
  • Strategic automation of secondary news coverage
  • Business development projects for high profile Ionis programs

Program Highlights:

  • Paid positions
  • Designed to complement a student’s undergraduate and/or master’s studies with relevant, hands-on industry experience
  • End of program project presentations
  • Activities and team building events

Requirements:

  • MUST have a BS or BA
  • MUST be currently enrolled in a U.S. Graduate Degree Program and not graduating prior to the completion of the Ionis internship
  • MUST be able to begin internship between 6/04/2019 and 6/11/2019
  • MUST be able and willing to commit to a minimum 40-hour work week
  • MUST be able and willing to remain in program through at least 8/16/2019
  • MUST provide self-transportation and housing for the duration of the program
  • Ability to work independently and capable of taking initiative on specific projects
  • Ability to generate insight and recommendation by collecting & organizing information
  • Comfortable to work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong communication skills
  • Creative and flexible
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

 

NO PHONE CALLS OR EMAILS PLEASE. APPLICATION DEADLINE IS February 16, 2019. PLEASE INCLUDE COVER LETTER RELEVANT TO POSITION APPLYING FOR. THE EVALUATION PROCESS MAY COMMNECE PRIOR TO THIS DEADLINE.

 

Ionis Pharmaceuticals, Inc. and all its subsidiaries are proud to be EEO employers.

 

 

 

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