Abbott Abbott MBA Internship Program in Des Plaines, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping you live your best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 94,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve. Please note that candidates need to be eligible to work in the U.S. without Abbott sponsorship.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Qualifications - External

• MBA candidate (completed 1st year by Summer 2017) with an emphasis in marketing, general management, strategy or entrepreneurship

• 3+ years of work experience

• Strong analytical and communication skills

• Demonstrated interest in healthcare

• Global mindset

• Leadership potential

• Fit with Abbott Culture

• Track record of accomplishment

• Geographic flexibility (varies upon assignment: OH, CA, NJ, IL, MN and/or other states)

• Marketing, sales and/or project management experience

Education Requirements: MBA from a reputable program

JOB FAMILY:

Administrative Support

DIVISION:

LOCATION:

United States > Abbott Park : AP06A Floor-1

ADDITIONAL LOCATIONS:

United States > Columbus : RP03 Floor-1, United States > Des Plaines : 1350 East Touhy Avenue, United States > Princeton : 400 College Road East, United States > Santa Clara : 4551 Great America Parkway

WORK SHIFT:

Standard

TRAVEL:

Yes, 15 % of the Time

MEDICAL SURVEILLANCE:

Not Applicable

SIGNIFICANT WORK ACTIVITIES:

Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)

Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities/Women/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

EEO is the Law link - English: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_English.pdf

EEO is the Law link - Espanol: http://webstorage.abbott.com/common/External/EEO_Spanish.pdf

Abbott is about the power of health. For more than 125 years, Abbott has been helping people reach their potential — because better health allows people and communities to achieve more. With a diverse, global network serving customers in more than 150 countries, we create new solutions — across the spectrum of health, around the world, for all stages of life. Whether it’s next-generation diagnostics, life-changing devices, science-based nutrition, or novel reformulations, we are advancing some of the most innovative and revolutionary technologies in healthcare, helping people live their best lives through better health.

The people of Abbott come to work each day with relentless energy, enthusiasm and a promise to enhance the health and well-being of millions of people. They push the boundaries to help manage and treat some of life’s greatest health challenges.

We invite you to explore opportunities at Abbott , to see if your talents and career aspirations may fit with our openings. An equal opportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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