Paid Summer internship availability with McKinsey & Company. Application due TOMORROW 4/17
North American Knowledge Center, McKinsey & Company or New Jersey Office, McKinsey & Company
McKinsey & Company (www.mckinsey.com) is a premier global management consulting firm that serves the world’s leading companies on issues of strategy, operations, finance, marketing, and organization.
The Americas Pharmaceuticals and Medical Products (‘PMP’) Research & Information team is looking for a full time Summer Intern. This is a paid opportunity; a 40 hour a week commitment, for a 12-14 week period. The candidate will work alongside our analysts to see how they partner with consultants to solve problems in the healthcare space. You will get hands on experience of research, and have the chance to develop your problem solving skills. All candidates should have a strong interest in the industry and be willing to quickly gain deep industry knowledge.
Together with our analysts, partner with consultants to identify and gather relevant information for problems such as market sizing, implications on regulatory changes, R&D pipelines, manufacturing footprint, etc. using a broad spectrum of sources.
Articulate, scope, and prioritize research needs
Actively participate in team problem solving and help contribute to knowledge creation initiatives
Previous work experience in the industry is helpful but not a prerequisite
Solid understanding of financial, economic, and general business concepts and terminology
Strong computer skills, including proficiency with Excel, Word, PowerPoint
University degree, ideally at least 1 year work experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Self-starter and hard-working; able to manage time and respond proactively to suggestions
Ability to work independently as well as in a team
Interested candidates should send a resume to Danielle Hafey, Junior Recruiter (Danielle_Hafey@mckinsey.com). We will conduct interviews on a rolling basis until a successful candidate is identified.