Are you looking for an internship where you are free to take initiative? Would you like to experience working in one of the biggest multinationals in the pharmaceutical industry? We are looking for an HBO of MSc student with interest in Trade Compliance who is searching for a challenging internship in our innovative company!
Your internship project
Trade Compliance is responsible for monitoring the import and export flows worldwide. Currently, this department is transitioning from an operational to a strategic department. In order to support the transition, we need to gain more visibility and control into our supply chain flows related covering more than 120 countries and have multiple internal and external stakeholders.
As an intern you work together with Trade Compliance specialists to connect with stakeholders’ and analyses reports to perform a current state assessment. Based on this baseline you need to identify gaps, opportunities and improvements related to our EMEA’s import and export activities, and to be able to present the results to internal stakeholders.
Analyze information from different sources and stakeholders in order to identify gaps or opportunities
Structure the data so that it for internal and external reporting
Be able to present the results of your assessment for a non-expert audience
Not be afraid to ask questions and to find the answers
Providing a fresh perspective within the department: your opinion matters
The above-mentioned responsibilities are an indication of what you will be doing after proper onboarding and initial learning and development. This provides you with the opportunity to learn and hereafter perform tasks independently. In consultation with your supervisor, you could take on additional tasks and responsibilities.
Who are you?
An HBO of MSc student who is enthusiastic about International Trade & Politics, & Data Analytics
Possible educations: Business Administration, Trade Management, International Business
You are familiar with Excel and PowerPoint
Not afraid of Laws and Regulations
You are searching for an internship where you have the freedom to take initiative
You are fluent in English
You are available for a period of 5 months for 4-5 days a week
What we offer: Being an intern at our company means you will work together with a team on healthcare in an international environment. As a student, you will get the opportunity to develop yourself. In addition, we offer:
The possibility to gain experience within the pharmaceutical industry
The chance to show your potential
A challenging and dynamic work environment with lots of space to develop yourself
Professional guidance by an experienced specialist
A placement fee of € 500,- gross per month (based on a 40-hour week)
Free sport facility at the Haarlem site
Welcome in our team!
Are you enthusiastic about this internship? Apply today and become a part of our team!
You will be joining a vibrant team located in Haarlem, which is responsible for international transportation, import and export activities into and out of Europe, Africa and the Middle East and consist of 12 people with a broad range of skills and knowledge within supply chain, data and project management. As part the team you will be working directly with Regional Trade Compliance Lead, who acts a linking pin between our Global and Local teams with respect to existing and new import and export activities.
Who we are …
Merck & Co., Inc., New Jersey, USA is known as “Merck” in the United States, Canada & Puerto Rico. We are known as “MSD” in Europe, Middle East, Africa, Latin America & Asia Pacific. We are a global biopharmaceutical leader with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products.
We are driven by our purpose to develop and deliver innovative products that save and improve lives. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, we offer state of the art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire our employees as we learn, develop and grow in our careers. We are proud of our 125 years of service to humanity and continue to be one of the world’s biggest investors in Research & Development.
Our Animal Health division is a trusted global leader in veterinary medicine, dedicated to the health and well-being of animals. We are a global team of professionals working together to make a positive difference in animal care and the world’s food supply and have a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society and our planet. We offer one of our industry’s most innovative portfolio of products, services and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species.
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