Internship, Human Resources in Basking Ridge, NJ at DSI

Date Posted: 7/5/2020

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Job Description

Join a Legacy of Innovation 110 Years and Counting!

With over 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. In addition to a strong portfolio of medicines for hypertension and thrombotic disorders, under the Group’s 2025 Vision to become a “Global Pharma Innovator with a Competitive Advantage in Oncology,” Daiichi Sankyo research and development is primarily focused on bringing forth novel therapies in oncology, including immuno-oncology, with additional focus on new horizon areas, such as pain management, neurodegenerative diseases, heart and kidney diseases, and other rare diseases.

Job Summary:

Daiichi Sankyo is seeking a year-round Human Resources Intern to work for approximately 15-20 hours per week, supporting HR Business Partners in R&D. The ideal candidate will be able to plan, organize and communicate well; be results-driven and have the ability to prioritize and manage multiple projects. Ability to work independently is necessary for success, along with working collaboratively with all levels of the HR team and cross-functional business leaders.

Key skills required for the assignment are ability to come up with ideas, stick with a task, analyze an issue and establish a point of view, problem-solve and demonstrate initiative.

This internship will support projects to drive results in the HR R&D arena. Working with HR Business Partners, the intern will gain experience in projects related to talent development, employee relations, management support and strategic business partnering.

Successful candidates will be able to meet the qualifications below with or without a reasonable accommodation.

Qualified candidates must currently be enrolled in an accredited undergraduate (junior or senior) or graduate program with a concentration in Human Resources or related field. Prior experience in a corporate business environment is preferred; experience in a Human Resources Department a plus. Proficiency in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point) is required. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and time management skills are essential.

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.