Strategic Project Management Intern (Spring/Summer 2020) (R1114112) in Durham, NC at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 1/21/2020

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    Durham, NC
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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

This role is ideal for an Undergraduate Junior/Senior or MBA student seeking an opportunity (ideally 30+ hours a week) with potential to transition to fulltime. This position will provide exposure to and provide hands-on experience working with a group of global and experienced commercial operations and pricing professionals, along with a team of highly-skilled system developers within our organization.                                                                            

Strategic Project Management Intern projects vary, but typical responsibilities and opportunities might include:

  • Support the Commercial Business Office’s Strategic Pricing Systems Development & Analytics team in the development and analysis of pricing solutions to improve IQVIA’s commercial offerings and drive enhanced customer experience.
  • Provide general project coordination and management support across a variety of initiatives.
  • Liaise with internal operational teams to understand business needs and identify enhancement/optimization opportunities during pricing model and technology development.
  • Track and triage all requests to the appropriate internal roles.
  • Assist in the creation of training and communication material for pricing system development and rollout.
  • Help pricing system product owner and development teams meet product/release objectives.
  • Perform other duties as required            .


  • Undergraduate junior/senior or MBA candidate with relevant training and experience in project management
  • Academic focus in any of the following: business operations management, information technology, computer science, & engineering
  • Preferred candidate has exposure to agile software development methodology and/or JIRA project tracking software.
  • Strong critical thinking and analysis/integration skills
  • Strong interpersonal, organizational, and leadership skills
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Comfortable working in team environments
  • Possess strong decision-making skills with the ability to be assertive
  • Experience with Microsoft Office applications
  • Must be able to work effectively in a fast-paced, high growth environment                             

IQVIA is a strong advocate of diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We believe that a work environment that embraces diversity will give us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and enhance our success. We believe that an inclusive and respectful workplace culture fosters a sense of belonging among our employees, builds a stronger team, and allows individual employees the opportunity to maximize their personal potential.

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Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

IQVIA is an EEO Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

IQVIA, Inc. provides reasonable accommodations for applicants with disabilities.  Applicants who require reasonable accommodation to submit an application for employment or otherwise participate in the application process should contact IQVIA’s Talent Acquisition team at to arrange for such an accommodation.

Job ID: R1114112