Summer Intern 2023: Global Events – NEXT Focused
Internship, Marketing & Communication
United States - NY, New York
At Medidata, interns will have the opportunity to accelerate their careers by working closely with experienced professionals and gain valuable, hands-on, full-time work experience. By being a part of our global organization, interns have the opportunity to work alongside our talented and committed professionals helping them to build a strong foundation for achieving their career goals. For 12 weeks, beginning May 22, 2023, interns will have an opportunity to gain a deep understanding of what it means to be a Medidatian. United around a single goal of empowering smarter treatments and healthier people. Medidatians work in a culture of curiosity, innovation and fun. You will be contributing to the line of business with sustainable and meaningful work.
Our Summer Internship program also includes instructor led training, guided mentorship, exposure to senior leadership and community service. In addition to individual and specific related responsibilities, each intern will participate in our Intern Innovation Lab. Assigned to cross-functional teams, interns will work closely to develop an innovative solution to a business problem currently facing Medidata. As they work diligently to present their final solutions to a panel of top Medidata leaders, we are confident that our interns will make a significant impact on our business.
The Global Events Intern will play a key role in supporting the events team as they bring to life Medidata’s biggest event of the year, NEXT. The candidate is expected to have strong research and time management skills, the ability to own pieces of a larger project, and effectively communicate their progress to the team leader.
Know nothing about our industry? No problem. As long as you enjoy a collaborative work style and shine in a fast-paced environment that's rapidly growing, you’ll be a great fit.
An interest in events, the technology sector, and life sciences
Excellent interpersonal skills, organizational skills, problem solving abilities and attention to detail
Strong time management skills
Energetic team player with the ability to function independently, as well as in a collaborative environment
Ability to prioritize work, including small and large projects
Creative and solution-oriented
Pursuing a Bachelor's degree, preferably in Marketing, Business, Communications, or another related field
Project - NEXT 2023 Planning: This project will focus on executing our flagship event, NEXT New York. Tasks may include the build of the event mobile app, the research of branded swag, entertainment, corporate social responsibility-related initiatives, venue research, experiential experiences, sponsorship support, and more.
Project - Strategy and Research Projects: Aligning with the team’s goals and priorities, the intern may be asked to focus on marketing strategy focused projects or larger industry initiatives and research.
Throughout the summer, this role will partner closely with different members of the team plus other key stakeholders within marketing.
This role will learn by doing. These projects will require creativity, research, problem solving, and collaboration to ensure events are successful and hit event metrics. By helping to carry out our events and goals, this role will have an opportunity to make a real impact, develop personally and professionally, and learn from the other team member
The salary range posted below refers only to positions that will be physically based in New York City. As with all roles, Medidata sets ranges based on a number of factors including function, level, candidate expertise and experience, and geographic location. Pay ranges for candidates in locations other than New York City, may differ based on the local market data in that region. The base salary pay range for this position is $25 per hr with a $3500 sign on bonus.