AbbVie 2018 Corporate Strategy Internship - Graduate in Lake County, Illinois

Description:
_Corporate Strategy Office – Graduate Internship_

AbbVie (NYSE:ABBV) is a global, research-based biopharmaceutical company formed in 2013 following separation from Abbott Laboratories. The company's mission is to use its expertise, dedicated people and unique approach to innovation to develop and market advanced therapies that address some of the world's most complex and serious diseases. AbbVie employs approximately 29,000 people worldwide and markets medicines in more than 170 countries.



Internship__Description As an AbbVie Corporate Strategy Office intern, you’ll participate in a paid, ten- twelve week summer program that involves social and development activities, along with AbbVie-sponsored housing and shuttle services for eligible students. You’ll do meaningful work that has a real impact on our business and patients worldwide, while also combining technical and business knowledge with analytical strength and creative problem solving.

AbbVie’s worldwide business offers you an opportunity to work in our newly established Corporate Strategy Office located at our corporate headquarters in north suburban Chicago. The Corporate Strategy Office drives major strategic initiatives and external innovation for the company. The group works closely with R&D, Finance and Commercial groups to assess acquisition, partnering and venture capital investment opportunities from a scientific and commercial point of view. All internship assignments are different based on business need and degree type; however, below are areas interns might be exposed to through different projects during the internship:

· Corporate Strategy · Business Development & Acquisitions · Venture Capital · Alliance Management

Qualifications:
Requirements * Strong academic performance minimum GPA = 3.0/4.0 (GPA 3.5 and above preferred)__ * Pursuing an advanced degree, MBA or PhD preferred * Must be enrolled in school the semester following your internship * 3 years of prior work experience in Pharmaceuticals, Banking, and/or Consulting preferred * Eligible to work in the U.S. on a permanent basis without requiring sponsorship * School and/or work experience using Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint

· Proved track record of teamwork, adaptability, innovation, initiative, and integrity · Excellent communication, leadership, and project management skills · Strong analytical capability · Desire for in-depth exposure to scientific analysis · Interest in science through course work or prior professional experience · Interest in learning M&A and licensing transactions * *

Recruitment Process To be considered, applicants must apply to the Corporate Strategy Office Internship posting on their university job board and at www.abbviecareers.com.

Job Classification: Internship
Job: ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
Primary Location: USA-Illinois-Lake County
Organization: Headquarters
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day
Travel: No
Req ID: 1706682

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