Grad intern - Biodiversity Strategist

Amgen Inc.

3.6

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United States (Remote)

Why you should apply for a job to Amgen Inc.:

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  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Flexible work models that empower staff members to work where and when they are most productive
  • Award-winning PTO plan and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
  • With 11 Employee Resource Groups, 60 chapters & 11000 members everyone has opportunity to connect, network & foster a culture of belonging
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    Position summary

    to safeguarding nature and is developing a biodiversity strategy. The strategy will be aligned with global voluntary and mandatory frameworks. During this vital internship, the successful candidate will sit in the Environmental Sustainability team within Global Engineering and will be responsible for developing a short-term action plan and implementing first steps to start delivering on the strategy.
    Responsibilities:

    • Review applicable global voluntary and mandatory requirements on nature and biodiversity and determine gaps to compliance.
    • Determine potential nature and biodiversity risks across Amgen's value chain. Develop and implement a process for assessment and prioritization of these risks. Risks might include land use changes, pollution, species exploitation, climate change and invasive species and disease, and other risks.
    • Develop mitigation roadmaps for high-priority risks. Perform a high-level analysis of potential solutions to manage risks. Provide recommendations for pilots and full-scale implementation approaches.
    • Define metrics and targets and track progress, milestones, and successes.

    Win

    Here's what it takes to Win

    We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The highly motivated individual we seek is a team player with these qualifications:

    Basic Qualifications

    Amgen requires that all individuals applying for a grad internship or a co-op assignment at Amgen must meet the following criteria:

    • 18 years or older

    • Graduated with a Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a 3.0 minimum GPA or equivalent

    • Currently enrolled in an MBA program for an MBA internship OR a Master's program for a Master's internship OR a PharmD program for a PharmD internship OR Ph.D. for a PhD internship from an accredited college or university and completion of the first year of MBA OR Master's OR Pharm D OR Ph.D. program before the internship starts

    • Enrolled in an accredited college or university following the potential internship or co-op assignment

    • Must not be employed at the time the internship or co-op starts

    • Student must be located in the United States for the duration of the internship OR co-op

    Preferred Qualifications

    • At least three years relevant experience.
    • Passion and commitment to environmental sustainability projects and outcomes.
    • Technical depth and strong collaboration skills in a diverse culture.
    • Strong analytical / quantitative skills with an ability to pragmatically apply scientific / engineering first principles.
    • Experience or capacity to quickly understand industrial, laboratory, manufacturing, and building environments / technologies.
    • Strong written and oral communication skills, relationship building, and leadership skills.
    • Self-starter with the ability to concurrently manage several projects or assignments.

    Thrive

    Some of the vast rewards of working here

    As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates' professional and personal growth in addition to their well-being:

    The base pay range for this opportunity in the U.S. is $30 - $40 dollars an hour.

    • Build a network of colleagues that will endure and grow throughout your time with us and beyond.
    • Bring your authentic self to the table and become the professional you're inspired to be through accepting a culture that values the diversity of thought and experience and will flex to your strengths and possibilities.
    • Participate in executive and social networking events, as well as community volunteer projects.

    Apply now
    for an internship that defies imagination

    If you feel like you're part of something bigger, it's because you are. Join us.

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    Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

    We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.

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    Why you should apply for a job to Amgen Inc.:

  • 67% say women are treated fairly and equally to men
  • 78% would recommend this company to other women
  • Ratings are based on anonymous reviews by Fairygodboss members.
  • Flexible work models that empower staff members to work where and when they are most productive
  • Award-winning PTO plan and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
  • With 11 Employee Resource Groups, 60 chapters & 11000 members everyone has opportunity to connect, network & foster a culture of belonging