BioPharma Alliance Management Intern

  • 505 Penobscot Dr, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA
  • Intern

Company Description

Guardant Health is a leading precision oncology company focused on helping conquer cancer globally through use of its proprietary blood tests, vast data sets and advanced analytics. The Guardant Health Oncology Platform is designed to leverage our capabilities in technology, clinical development, regulatory and reimbursement to drive commercial adoption, improve patient clinical outcomes and lower healthcare costs. 

In pursuit of our goal to manage cancer across all stages of the disease, Guardant Health has launched two liquid biopsy-based tests, Guardant360 and GuardantOMNI, for advanced stage cancer patients, and is developing programs for recurrence and early detection, called Project LUNAR. Since its launch in 2014, Guardant360 has been used by more than 5,000 oncologists, over 40 biopharmaceutical companies and all 27 of the National Comprehensive Cancer Network centers.

Job Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Alliance Management group at Guardant Health is tasked with developing close relationships with our external partners (including pharmaceutical and biotech organizations). The intern will have the ability to understand the co-development process between pharmaceutical partners and a diagnostic lab. The intern will need to be ready to quickly adapt to changing tides, and will need to possess a collaborative, team-friendly mentality.

PRIMARY DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Support Alliance Management biosample coordination, communication and in-house operations
  • Generation of a BioPharma portfolio based on existing pharma partnership projects
  • Integrate market research to target next best partnership opportunities for Alliance Management

Qualifications

Knowledge, skills & abilities:

  • Background in Biological Sciences, Business, or Healthcare related fields
  • Organizational/Process oriented
  • Awareness on healthcare diagnostic or clinical trial trends in the market
  • Able to plan and execute tasks in a timely manner

Minimum certifications/educational level:

  • Current student seeking a Bachelor’s Degree in a biology-related field or equivalent healthcare or laboratory-related work experience

Additional Information

Guardant Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.