Opportunities for Early Careers

There are many great reasons to begin a challenging, fulfilling career with Pfizer. For starters, you’ll be helping us make the world a healthier place – as we work towards our vision where everyone has equal access to affordable healthcare.

You can be confident you’ll thrive too, whatever your background. Pfizer is committed to empowering every colleague to create their own growth journey to unleash their potential, propel themselves forward, and deliver on their purpose.

Our site-based Colleague Resource Groups drive inclusion and professional development via mentoring, development, and networking opportunities, and are focused on making Pfizer an amazing place to work for all. So join us and you’ll enjoy a supportive, inclusive and empowering environment, where you’ll be respected – and where fresh perspectives and individuality are championed every day.

Whether you’re a recent graduate, or are at college and looking for a summer placement, discover our range of programs designed to help you learn, develop and make an impact in a truly world-class company.

 

BREAKTHROUGH FELLOWSHIP PROGRAM

As part of our vigorous commitment to equal representation, we’ve developed this first-of-its-kind nine-year graduate program.

Our Breakthrough Fellowship Program is designed specifically to advance the next generation of Pfizer leaders of Black, African American, Latino, Hispanic and Native American descent. It seamlessly blends internships with employment and a fully paid scholarship to complete an MBA, MPH or MS in Statistics – culminating in an exciting, rewarding career at Pfizer.

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DIGITAL ROTATIONAL PROGRAM

Digital is integral to so many parts of our organization – as it’s the force that drives our most exciting technological innovations and keeps us several steps ahead.

The Rotational Program gives college graduates the opportunity to rotate through various rotations approximately 6-12 months each for a period of 24 months, acquiring essential skills and knowledge along the way. The mission of this program is to accelerate the development of knowledge and skills through experiences within Pfizer Digital to find the best fit for the individual and the organization, as well as find new and innovative ways to deliver quality Information Technology solutions to Pfizer.

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MBA SUMMER ASSOCIATE PROGRAM

We’re giving first year MBA students from some of the country’s top-ranking business schools the chance to be future Pfizer leaders.

This summer program will see you make your mark on challenging business-driving projects, in one of our many United States locations. Placed in either Analytics, Corporate Finance, Strategy and Consulting or Pharmaceutical Marketing, you’ll receive a competitive salary, housing support options and the potential of a full-time role on completion of your MBA.

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MEDICAL AND PHARMACY STUDENT OPPORTUNITIES

Educational Affiliations that provide experiential opportunities.

Pfizer partners with Public Health and Pharmacy Doctoral programs as well as Medical programs at a variety of universities to provide Graduate and Post-graduate educational experiences for Medical and Doctoral students and Post-Doctoral professionals. Typically lasting 4 to 12 weeks OR up to 1-2 years.

PGS Rotational Program

Pfizer’s Global Supply Early Talent Program is looking for talented professionals to join our Manufacturing Site rotational program.

It’s a two-year entry-level program designed to provide recent graduates accelerated training through real world, hands-on experience associated with roles and projects needed to support the business while promoting personal and professional growth for participants. These full-time roles cross over all facets of our business including operations, engineering, quality, supply chain and logistics. Individuals selected for these roles will join our teams in the following locations: 

  • Rocky Mount, NC
  • Sanford, NC
  • Memphis, TN
  • St. Louis, MO
  • McPherson, KS
  • Lake Forest, IL
  • Kalamazoo, MI
  • New York, NY
  • Peapack, NJ
  • Parsippany, NJ
  • Andover, MA
  • Groton, CT
  • Collegeville, PA

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PGS SUMMER INTERNSHIP PROGRAM

Pfizer’s Global Supply (PGS) Early Talent Program offers summer internships that cross over all facets of the business.

The PGS network consist of the following core manufacturing operations: Drug Product Manufacturing and Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient Manufacturing. These core manufacturing operations are supported by various departments and teams including operations, engineering, quality, supply chain and logistics. Our summer interns will work in conjunction with these areas on challenging assignments and projects that will stimulate creative problem-solving and collaborative leadership, while contributing to the overall goal of bringing quality life-saving medicines to patients around the world. Individuals selected for these roles will join our teams in the following locations: 

  • Rocky Mount, NC
  • Sanford, NC
  • Memphis, TN
  • St. Louis, MO
  • McPherson, KS
  • Lake Forest, IL
  • Kalamazoo, MI
  • New York, NY
  • Peapack, NJ
  • Parsippany, NJ
  • Andover, MA
  • Groton, CT
  • Collegeville, PA

Click here to search for PGS Internship open roles.

POSTDOCTORAL

The Pfizer Worldwide Research, Development and Medical postdoctoral training program provides a unique opportunity to pursue ground-breaking research.

Typically lasting between two to four years, you’ll enhance your research and career training in a culture that’s committed to translating scientific research into impactful medicines. With over 40 postdocs at nearly a dozen company campuses, our postdoctoral fellows are able to pursue a vast range of areas, from disease biology, drug delivery and mechanisms of action, to cutting-edge computation and informatics.

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R&D ROTATIONAL PROGRAM

Through R&D we discover, develop and deliver breakthrough medicines that change lives. And this two-year program offers an unrivalled opportunity to play your part.

Pfizer has launched the Pfizer R&D Rotational Program for promising science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) college graduates, with a focus on underrepresented minorities, African American/Black, Latino/Hispanic, and Native American, to shape the future of science and healthcare. Via six-month rotations, you’ll be immersed in different aspects of our pharmaceutical R&D business, and work with our scientists, clinicians and R&D professionals on meaningful, impactful assignments.

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SUMMER STUDENT WORKER PROGRAM

If you’re a college or university student, this is your chance to gain impactful work experience during the summer.

Located in one of our many sites (or virtually) across the United States, you’ll work on challenging real-world projects, and collaborate at all levels for maximum exposure. We’ll make sure we match you with the department or team that most closely fits your future career interests – and all the way, you can expect valuable feedback that will help you achieve your goals.

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