Marketing Intern

  • Perm  
  • Warwick, US
  • Unspecified
  • None

Location: Warwick, US

Type: Perm

Contract Length:

Salary Range: Unspecified

Travel: None

Company Name: Becton Dickinson and Company


Job Description Summary

Job Description

Summary/Purpose of Position

BD Interventional’s Surgery worldwide business unit, located in Rhode Island, is a leading developer, manufacturer, and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies. Our Biosurgery Platform is delivering a growing line of enhanced sealants and hemostats to complement surgical techniques across surgical specialties. This intern will be focused on downstream marketing and provide support to members of the Global Marketing team responsible for executing the global Biosurgery portfolio strategy and executing against strategies to achieve commercial excellence.

The ideal candidate for this position is highly motivated to grow within the organization in the future, thrives in an environment of creativity and accountability, and can perform at a high level across a wide array of assignments.

Under the leadership and direction of associates within the Global Biosurgery Marketing team, this semester long internship will offer the opportunity for a student to gain experience by assisting in the execution of internal marketing and sales acceleration initiatives, as well as supporting B2B marketing campaigns for specialized technologies with the surgical space.

The position also offers opportunities to participate in data gathering and analysis, meetings with marketing and cross-functional team members, attend other company meetings, and will have the opportunity to participate in several 1:1 meetings with the leadership at BD to discuss career options in the medical device field.

This is a paid position.

Essential Duties and Position Responsibilities

  • Under the guidance of the global Marketing team members, collaborate with cross-functional teams to support execution of the BioSurgery portfolio strategy
  • Support marketing lead execution of marketing campaigns, including creation of content and deliverables
  • Campaign planning and execution with an emphasis on our digital communication strategy
  • Assessing US Region competitive landscape
  • Lead content approval process and systems
  • Work closely with surgeon KOLs to learn market and needs
  • Create reports and presentations for the Biosurgery Platform team
  • Attend and participate in team meetings
  • Special projects as assigned
  • Actively encourage and support a positive culture within the Biosurgery Platform

Knowledge and Skills

Formal Education: 

  • Business major or other applicable undergrad or masters level program (e.g. MBA) with an interest or focus in marketing or healthcare

Specialized Skills:

  • Excellent personal communication skills
  • Must have the ability to work on several projects simultaneously
  • Must be able to prioritize responsibilities
  • Must be comfortable working in a fast-paced environment of accountability
  • Self-motivated, ability to work independently
  • Strong writing and grammatical skills
  • Strong organizational skills and detail oriented
  • Understanding of Microsoft Office Software applications and web-based systems a plus
  • Exceptional drive to pursue a career in medical device

Desired Availability

  • Position will be part-time, with flexible working hours during fall / spring semester
  • Warwick optional, remote available
  • Preference for full-time (40 hours/week) during summer semester
  • During regular business hours 8AM-5PM Monday – Friday

Key Relationships

Internal Relationships:

  • International and Domestic Marketing / Sales teams
  • Product Line Leaders
  • Regulatory
  • Marketing
  • New Business Development
  • R&D
  • Clinical/Preclinical
  • Sales Enablement         
  • Finance
  • Human Resources     

External Relationships:

  • Surgeons
  • Distributors
  • Customers
  • Vendors

“Becton, Dickinson and Company is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We do not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, sex, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital or domestic or civil union status, familial status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetics, disability, military eligibility or veteran status.”

Primary Work Location

USA RI - Warwick

Additional Locations

Work Shift



Posted Date: 12/16/2020