Legal and Corporate Affairs Intern
Daiichi Sankyo Group is dedicated to the creation and supply of innovative pharmaceutical therapies to improve standards of care and address diversified, unmet medical needs of people globally by leveraging our world–class science and technology. With more than 100 years of scientific expertise and a presence in more than 20 countries, Daiichi Sankyo and its 15,000 employees around the world draw upon a rich legacy of innovation and a robust pipeline of promising new medicines to help people. Under the Group's 2025 Vision to become a "Global Pharma Innovator with Competitive Advantage in Oncology," Daiichi Sankyo is primarily focused on providing novel therapies in oncology, as well as other research areas centered around rare diseases and immune disorders.
We are currently seeking a Legal and Corporate Affairs Intern for June through August 2023. This full–time position works for approximately 37.5 hours per week. They will be accountable for providing support across the legal functions that comprise Legal and Corporate Affairs, including intellectual property, litigation, business development, commercial, and R&D.
- Perform projects under the direction of Legal and Corporate Affairs attorneys in support of their respective functions, including:
- Assisting in the review and drafting of agreements
- Conducting legal research and reporting on findings through written work product
- Assisting in case management and other litigation–related tasks
- Supporting special projects and other legal assignments
Qualifications: Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.
Current Law School student who has completed at least one year of law school
Excellent interpersonal, written, and verbal communication skills as well as analytical, organizational, and planning skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office applications such as Excel, Word, Access, Power Point and Outlook
Qualified candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited JD program. Prior experience in a corporate business environment is preferred; experience in the pharmaceutical industry is a plus. Position not subject to relocation.Daiichi Sankyo, Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.