BreakthroughFellowship Program-R&D Finance, Clinical Operations Finance or Tax

Breakthrough Fellowship Program - R&D Finance, Clinical Operations Finance or Tax

This program is designed to enhance our pipeline of diverse talent of leaders. The Breakthrough Fellowship Program, first-of-its-kind, works to advance students and early career colleagues of Black/African American, Latino/ Hispanic and Native American descent with a goal ofdeveloping 100 fellows by 2025. One of Pfizer's Bold Moves is to create a workplace for all, and we are committed to increasing diversity by fostering a moreinclusive workplace. Every Pfizer 'Breakthrough' program is designed to cultivate a pipeline of diverse talent. Everything we do is driven by our purpose.

Applicants for the Breakthrough Fellowship Program 10-week internship and intend to pursue their Master of Business Administration degree (MBA), or Master of Public Health (MPH) degree consistent with the time requirements of the program.

There are 3 positions for consideration in this posting - 2 within the Finance Business Office (Finance & Tax) and one within the Global Product Development (Operations). Apply to this requisition of you are interested in one or more of the following positions:

1 - Breakthrough Fellow - R&D Finance - This opportunity will support the R&D Finance organizations supporting the Global Product Development (GPD) and Worldwide Research & Development and Medical (WRDM) organizations which represent Pfizer's R&D activities from early discovery, through commercialization.

2 - Breakthrough Fellow - Global Product Development - Business Operations & Sourcing - organization helps enable clinical development, safety and regulatory leaders drive their business by facilitating timely and informed decision making through 1) dynamic resourcing, 2) integrated analytics and 3) sourcing strategies/contracting that safeguard Pfizer's interest. Resource and cost analyses to help business stakeholders forecast, measure, analyze, and manage R&D cost and opportunities for savings in clinical trial execution.

3 - Breakthrough Fellow - Tax Internship - Assist with the preparation of US based International Information Return Forms 5471, 8858, 8865 and various related work papers. Provide support for the International Tax Team for various projects relating to the federal income tax return. Assist with form preparation using the web-based Thomson Reuters OneSource compliance software


  • Current Junior in a 4-year Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance related coursewor k with a graduation date of Dec '22 or Spring 2023.

  • I deally in a discipline with exposure and experience with procurement, sourcing, clinical operations, legal assistance, or financial data analysis; advanced degree in relevant field desirable.

  • Strong analytical skills, with experience in cost or financial analysis

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Excel, Word, and PowerPoint)

  • min GPA 3.0

Work Authorization

Applicants must be immediately authorized to work in the U.S. Work visa sponsorship not available for this opportunity. Pfizer is an equal opportunity and E-Verify employer .

Additional Details:

Location - New York City NY, Peapack NJ or virtual remote should the 2022 summer session need be.

Job posting close - October 31, 2021

Pfizer requires all U.S. new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 prior to the first date of employment. As required by applicable law, Pfizer will consider requests for Reasonable Accommodations.

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EEO & Employment Eligibility

Pfizer is committed to equal opportunity in the terms and conditions of employment for all employees and job applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, gender identity or gender expression, national origin, disability or veteran status. Pfizer also complies with all applicable national, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment as well as work authorization and employment eligibility verification requirements of the Immigration and Nationality Act and IRCA. Pfizer is an E-Verify employer.

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