Intern University Business Analyst

25 Apr 2019
26 Apr 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
"Every day is another chance to help save the lives of millions of people around the world. When you join our team, you get to be a part of that."

Who we are and what we do:

We are a world–leading life sciences company offering laboratory testing and development services to the pharmaceutical industry across the globe.

At Covance, we help make the miracles of medicine a reality. We offer opportunities to work on diverse, challenging projects with bright, interesting colleagues while building a flexible and rewarding career. We put our trust in science and in one another. We believe that supportive teams, passionate people and inspired thinking are the formula for Better Science. This is your chance to become part of a team that helps to bring miracles of medicine to market sooner.

The Role:

The Business Analyst Intern is responsible for collecting, organising and studying data to provide business insight. The role typically see's the Business Analyst intern involved with managing, cleansing, abstracting and aggregating data, and applying a range of analytical techniques on that data. The successful candidate will work with a variety of stakeholders in order to assist the wider team make recommendations and propose solutions to improve business performance. The successful applicant will have a basic understanding of data structures, database systems and procedures and an understanding of the range of analytical tools used to undertake different types of analyses.

Successful candidates will be given the opportunity to work in a busy, fast–paced environment within the Chemistry Business Intelligence team. In simple terms, you'll be involved in both Business Analysis and Business Finance related Tasks as well as interfacing with our team SharePoint Page.

For Business Analysis, you will be taking raw data from various systems and using existing tools and software, convert this raw data into industry or client standard formats that enable stakeholders within the business to make decisions and drive actions as required.

For Business Finance related Tasks you will be assisting the Revenue Coordinators across Chemistry and using various systems and existing tools, develop an understanding of this revenue submission process and assist in a multitude of different tasks, including revenue forecast, collection and submission.

Additionally, you will get help in developing a number of soft skills, for example; communication, scheduling, team–working, quality focus & deadline driven, taking the initiative and proactivity. It's also a great chance to experience a year in an office environment and learn from highly experienced team members.

You will learn the following:

Develop a good understanding of the data lifecycle, including:

What is Data Governance and a Data Management Plan

How to drive Data Quality through systems.

How to create meaningful visual dashboards

A basic understanding of the End to End Business Process (Inc. Revenue)

Good time management and organization skills, the ability to prioritize own work to meet tight deadlines while maintaining the highest standards of work.

Effective communication skills; a co–operative and team orientated approach.

What you'll receive:

You'll undertake an Internship in Chemistry Business Intelligence over the course of 12 months,

A chance to work with lead industry experts,

A chance to put theoretical skills in to practice and make a real impact in a global business,

A chance to Act as an Ambassador across Yorkshire for Internships,

A generous benefits and holiday package

Get ready to redefine what's possible and discover your extraordinary potential at Covance. Here, you'll have the opportunity to personally advance healthcare and make a difference in peoples' lives with your bold ideas and unique point of view. With the support of exceptional people from across the globe and an energized purpose, you'll be empowered to own your career journey with mentoring, training and personalized development planning.

Join us as we speed the delivery of ground breaking therapies and anticipate tomorrow's drug development challenges, creating new possibilities for our clients and your career.

Education / Qualifications

Minimum Criteria:

Be studying for an Undergraduate degree in a Math, Computing or Business Analysis Subject

A willingness to learn,

Great attention to detail,

Good communication skills


None Needed

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