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Position Title Marketing Summer Associate
Division Worldwide Biopharmaceuticals Business – Marketing
Location Program based in New York City
Degree Full-Time MBA
Grad Dates 1st year students graduating in spring 2019
Pfizer’s Pharmaceutical Marketing organization spans numerous therapeutic areas that are comprised of innovative and value driven businesses. Marketing colleagues are responsible for successfully positioning Pfizer’s product portfolio in the highly competitive pharmaceutical marketplace. Marketing efforts span the creation and refinement of disease-area strategies, new product planning, brand launch preparation and implementation, as well as the creation, refinement and evolution of brand positioning, messaging and promotional initiatives. Marketers initiate rigorous market and product research to assess the value proposition of a product prior to launch to determine how to optimally position the product in the market. After launch, product positioning is continually tailored in order to maximize product advantages and capitalize on market opportunities.
Pfizer is currently recruiting for the Marketing Summer Associate Program. As a Summer Associate, you will be integrated into a marketing team and be responsible for project assignments in one or several areas relating to the pharmaceutical industry. Throughout the summer you will have various opportunities to engage with your intern class, brand managers and senior leaders to network and leverage their knowledge. You will also be matched with a senior leader, mentor and buddy to provide additional support over the summer. At the end of the summer high performing Marketing Summer Associates will receive full time offers for the Marketing Rotational Program. This is a 2 year development program for select colleagues to gain experience in distinct roles and projects across therapeutic businesses and marketing functions. This allows colleagues to quickly establish a broad foundation in pharmaceutical marketing fundamentals that distinguishes them as high potential future leaders at Pfizer.
Where will I focus?
US/Regional/Global Marketing- Brand Management, Product Launch, Above Brand Strategy
Global Commercial Development- Global Brand Strategy, Lifecycle Planning, Promotional Materials
Market Analytics/Market Research
MBA Candidate with emphasis in Marketing, Healthcare Management and/or Strategy preferred. Three years full-time work experience required. Previous consulting, pharmaceutical or healthcare experience is desirable. Other key qualities for success in these positions include demonstrated ability to think strategically and problem solve, qualitative and quantitative analytical skills, ability to work in a team environment, willingness to take responsibility and initiative, and strong communication skills.
Students must be authorized to work on a full-time, permanent basis in the U.S.
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A career at Pfizer offers opportunity, ownership and impact.
All over the world, Pfizer colleagues work together to positively impact health for everyone, everywhere. Our colleagues have the opportunity to grow and develop a career that offers both individual and company success; be part of an ownership culture that values diversity and where all colleagues are energized and engaged; and the ability to impact the health and lives of millions of people. Pfizer, a global leader in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, is continuously seeking top talent who are inspired by our purpose to innovate to bring therapies to patients that significantly improve their lives.
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