Corporate Affairs Internship Amgen Europe BV
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Amgen is an American organization which specializes in biotechnological medicines, with a powerful sense of a shared purpose towards its mission: “To Serve Patients.” Amgen Breda receives its products as semi-manufactured goods, which are then packed country-specific, stored and eventually shipped to various countries worldwide. With approximately 600 employees, working together towards a common goal, Amgen Breda guarantees its motto: “Every Patient, Every Time.”


An internship at the Corporate Affairs Department, which is responsible for Amgen’s reputation with external and internal stakeholders. The team in Europe (12 people) oversees media communications, corporate communications, brand communications, internal communications and crisis communications and supports Amgen Europe executives with the strategic communications counsel.
For the regions Mid-Size Markets and North East Europe, that consists of 17 affiliates, covering 28 countries, we have recently started to build our social media capabilities. We are using a tracking tool to monitor the different social media in these countries. As we are about to shape our strategy, we would like to understand the local social media landscape of each country better. Your responsibility will be:
  • Use our social media tracking tool to make and analyze reports for all the 17 affiliates in the region
  • Engage with our local staff in these affiliates to understand their needs and expectations when it comes to the use of social media
  • Advise on our social media strategy in each of these affiliates
You will report to the Corporate Affairs Senior Manager for the region, based in Breda, the Netherlands, but would also travel to some of the affiliates in the region (all in Europe) and to the Regional Commercial Headquarters in Zug, Switzerland. This concerns an internship of minimal 6 months. You will gain experience on working in a beautiful multinational company, and receive a compensation.


You are a WO or HBO student, with the following competencies:
  • Excellent knowledge of social media landscape, especially in a business environment
  • Good knowledge of business communications and/or marketing
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Self-starter: able to work independently and proactively
  • Excellent command of English. Other language skills are very welcome
  • Good intercultural skills