External Manufacturing Co-Op: Jan 2020- June 2020

  • Opportunity Profile:
    • Bristol-Myers Squibb Global Quality Co-Op:  January 2020 – June 2020
      Opportunity Profile: External Manufacturing Co-Op                 
      Major(s):  Chemistry, Biology, Pharmacy, Chemical Engineering, Biotechnology
      Year of Individual Requested: Junior, Senior, Masters
      Location of Assignment(s):                         New Brunswick, NJ
      Duration of Assignment(s)                          6 months         
      Required skills:
      • Must be enrolled in school the semester of and/or during the co-op assignment and must be eligible to work full-time, 40 hours, from January 2020- June 2020.
      • Must have strong analytical, interpersonal, communication, organization, and project management skills.
      • Must demonstrate the ability to present ideas, issues, and observations into a clear and useful format, and balance several projects in a fast-paced team environment.
      • Must have the ability to collect, analyze, and integrate information by leveraging appropriate PC/systems technology including Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.
      • Must be able to adapt to rapidly changing environment and circumstances demonstrating flexibility, tolerance and sense of urgency.
      • Project Description:
      • Provides Quality Compliance support for Contract Manufacturing Operations (CMOs).
      • Primary responsibility is to support Quality Compliance Associate Director with management of quality agreements, management of market action fact finding meetings and audits and inspections of External Manufacturing Americas.
      Key Deliverables at Project Completion:
      • On time delivery of quality agreements per annual plan
      • Gap analysis of supplier quality agreements required and their status.
      Key Learnings:
      • The intricacies and importance of quality compliance in the pharmaceutical arena.