Training Support Intern Pharmaceutical

South East England
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
This is an exciting internship opportunity to join Bausch + Lomb a leading global Eyecare organization. We are seeking a highly organized, driven and enthusiastic student or graduate who has a strong interest in a career in the pharmaceutical industry and is looking for a chance to apply and develop the skills learned at University. This is an ideal opportunity to get hands on experience of working within a busy pharmaceutical company working with internal cross-functional teams as well as external organizations supporting this project. You will also receive the best training and development through on-the job coaching and challenging objectives working directly with the Commercial and marketing teams.

The role:

- You will be visiting healthcare practitioners providers to demonstrate and train on the use of one of our medical devices
- Presenting and explaining the features and benefits of the product
- You will be supporting our sales team in the field to gain increased market penetration of this innovative product
- You will travelling around the country to visit various customers
- You will be providing key education to support the sales team
- You will be responsible for planning and managing your diary appointments
- You will report directly to the Business Unit Head of Pharma/Aesthetics

Skills / Qualifications:

We are seeking students or graduates who are undertaking or have completed a business or science related BA hons or Master's degree. During the Internship (6 months) you will be involved in the rollout of a training programme within primary care to support one of our key brands.

- You will currently be studying or completed a marketing/business/science degree
- You demonstrate experience of leading and working with teams through extracurricular/voluntary activities
- You can demonstrate evidence of skills that are transferrable to the business environment (eg. good time management, teamwork, planning and organising)
- You are motivated and ambitious with self-driven desire to succeed.
- Strong communication skills - including medium sized audiences
- You are able to demonstrate creative flair (in your work, application or other mediums)
- You are a creative and analytical thinker
- You have the right to work in the UK
- You are available for a full time work for the next 6 months

In this role for Bausch + Lomb you will benefit from a good package that will include:

- Medical insurance
- Pension Matched by us up to 10% (conditions apply)
- Life assurance
- 25 days holiday
- Per Diem (do you want to do this?)
- Do you want to a bonus scheme of any kind..?
- Fuel card
- Rental Car
- Free product scheme for you and a family member (includes contact lenses and eye supplements)
- Childcare vouchers
- Dental and Travel Insurance (voluntary benefit)

Bausch + Lomb, established in 1853, has been at the forefront of many of the visionary innovations in eye health from optical lenses to contact lenses, from eye drugs to surgery. As a successfully performing healthcare company we relentlessly pursue our mission to help patients across the world to see better, in order to live better.

With a performance culture based on "people, attitude and results", we have passion for winning and entrepreneurial spirit that will suit any individual with a "get up and go" attitude, strong work ethic and appetite to make real, tangible impact in a constantly evolving environment.

The UK organisation employs today around 150 staff, fostering a "small company" mindset with the comfort of a large financial backer from the wider Valeant group. We take pride in a team that is wholly dedicated to working in strong collaboration with each other and sharing knowledge and skills readily in order to further the unified company success.