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MBA Intern, US Marketing

United States - California - Santa MonicaMarketingIntern

Job Description

The Role

The Intern in this role will support the US Marketing team in the execution of post-launch activities for a new and highly strategic indication.

The individual in this intern position will be fully embedded in the team supporting the commercialization of Kite’s largest and leading brand at a very exciting time in its lifecycle.

Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Track competitor data, claims and congress activities

  • Interact with Medical, Legal and Regulatory colleague in the development and approval of promotional pieces

  • Collaborate with Business Analytics to gather customer insights and track launch metrics

  • Collaborate with Global Marketing to share early launch learnings

  • Gather early feedback from field force on launch promotional materials and recommend improvement/modifications

  • Collaborate with Technical Operations to calibrate demand forecasts and ensure manufacturing capacity

  • Participate in post-launch debriefs with senior leaders

Basic Qualifications:

  • Must be at least 18 years or older

  • Must have a minimum GPA of 2.8

  • Currently enrolled in an MBA program at an accredited college or university with completion of the first year of an MBA program scheduled before the internship starts

  • Must be enrolled in the Fall Semester at an accredited university/college after the completion of the internship - graduation date of December 2022 or Spring/Summer 2023

  • Must be able to complete a 10-12 consecutive week internship between June and September

  • Must be eligible to work in the US and will not require future sponsorship by Kite, a Gilead Company

  • Must be able to work remotely or relocate if necessary and work at the designated site for the duration of the internship

  • Must show proof of COVID-19 vaccination 3 months prior to start of internship

  • Must not be employed at the time the internship starts

Preferred Qualifications:

  • In the process of completing the first year of a Master in Business Administration with emphasis on Marketing and/or International Management

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Life Science, or Business

  • Proficiency with MS Office Suite

  • Ability to identify issues and seek innovative solutions

  • Ability to work both independently and collaboratively/Ability to work in collaborate in cross functional teams in fast pace, dynamic team setting

  • Efficient, organized, and able to handle short timelines in a fast-paced environment

  • Experience and/or interest in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical or health-care industry

  • Knowledge and understanding of Good Manufacturing Practices (GMP) and regulatory policies

  • Ability to apprehend complex scientific concepts

  • Team player and strong collaborator (“cell therapy is a teamsport”)

Only candidates who apply via www.kitepharma.com/careers/careers-at-kite will be considered.