Student Internship in Diagnostic Partnering Strategy and Transactions (from January for 1 year) – Location Basel, Switzerland

F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG

  • Basel
  • Post Date: 5. Oktober 2022

Student Internship in Diagnostic Partnering Strategy and Transactions (from January for 1 year) - Location Basel, Switzerland

At Roche, we believe it’s urgent to deliver medical solutions right now – even as we develop innovations for the future. We are passionate about transforming patients’ lives and we are fearless in both decision and action. And we believe that good business means a better world.

The Diagnostic Partnering Strategy and Transactions EU Chapter, located in Basel & Rotkreuz, is an integral component of the Global Partnering organization, which is a collaborative team of self-motivated professionals that passionately identifies brilliant ideas, novel opportunities and compelling business concepts to generate objective and long-term business value to sustain the leadership of the Diagnostics Division. The Strategy and Transactions Chapter is specifically responsible for identifying, evaluating, and executing M&A (Acquisitions) and alliance opportunities to drive inorganic growth for the Diagnostics Division.

Your main accountabilities will be

  • Support the team in company, market and competitive research for potential strategic partnerships, alliances and/ or M&A transactions 

  • Prepare company profiles for senior leadership  

  • Provide support to chapter members and chapter lead in project tracking, support various departmental wide projects such as record management, process and database setup as well as to build and administer central repository for deals in that chapter

  • Deliver various deal support, such as deal updates, summaries and reports, management of due diligence, financial models, building and tracking of our proactive partnering  watch list

We are keen to discover talents who are passionate about learning and show great curiosity in discovering new things. At the Roche Headquarter site in Basel/Kaiseraugst, as well as in Rotkreuz employees from over 90 countries are doing now what our patients need next. We contribute our share towards achieving our mission and to make our vision of personalized healthcare happen. We offer you a multicultural workplace in a modern environment, which at the same time requires you to be open-minded and adaptable. You provide us with examples that prove your ability to cultivate collaborations with different partners. This also means that you continuously contrast your results with others and acknowledge the benefit of collaboration and communications. As an intern, you will be a member of the Roche Interns Network that offers you chances to connect, have fun and get to know Basel, in the heart of Europe.


Who you are 

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You are looking for a company where you receive the opportunity to pursue your interests across functions and geographies. Working in a multicultural environment motivates you. As a fast learner you actively drive the quality of the requirements.

What do you need in your toolbox?

  • You are a student in your final phase of your Master's degree in a life science or related field, e.g. Microbiology, Chemistry, Medicine, Computer science or Engineering

  • You have solid good knowledge of Finance, Business Administration, and Business ideally through either a Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, undergraduate or postgraduate courses, or relevant previous experience(e.g. internship in a consulting firm, bank or a corporate’s finance department)

  • Strong MS Office / G-suite  skills in particular PowerPoint/g-Slides and Excel / g-Sheets

  • Excellent analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Hands-on, fast and highly results driven you focus on getting things done and put a lot of effort into driving projects to completion

  • Knowledge of and interest in In-Vitro-Diagnostics preferred

  • Well-organized and self-disciplined

  • Fluent in English, other languages are a plus

If you are proud of contributing and feel you have the dedication to teamwork and innovation that we are seeking, then Roche is the organization for you. Every role at Roche plays a part in making a difference to patients’ lives.

If you want to work in a passionate team, make your mark & improve lives, apply now.

The preferred start date of the internship is as soon as possible for 12 months. Please clearly indicate your preferred starting date and duration of the internship on your motivation letter. Applications need to include a CV and a motivation letter both merged in one document.

Due to regulations non-EU/EFTA citizens must provide a certificate from the university stating that an internship is mandatory as part of the application

Who we are

At Roche, more than 100,000 people across 100 countries are pushing back the frontiers of healthcare. Working together, we’ve become one of the world’s leading research-focused healthcare groups. Our success is built on innovation, curiosity and diversity.

Basel is the headquarters of the Roche Group and one of its most important centres of pharmaceutical research. Over 10,700 employees from over 100 countries come together at our Basel/Kaiseraugst site, which is one of Roche`s largest sites. Read more.

Besides extensive development and training opportunities, we offer flexible working options, 18 weeks of maternity leave and 10 weeks of gender independent partnership leave. Our employees also benefit from multiple services on site such as child-care facilities, medical services, restaurants and cafeterias, as well as various employee events.

We believe in the power of diversity and inclusion, and strive to identify and create opportunities that enable all people to bring their unique selves to Roche.

Roche is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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