Boehringer Ingelheim Management Rotation Program – Venture Fund in CAMBRIDGE, Massachusetts

Boehringer Ingelheim is an equal opportunity global employer who takes pride in maintaining a diverse and inclusive culture. We embrace diversity of perspectives and strive for an inclusive environment which benefits our employees, patients and communities.


The MBA Rotation Program (MRP) Manager position is designed to accelerate the early development of these individuals by offering the opportunity to experience several rotational assignments within a business function. The position will provide candidates: the ability to “learn by doing”; greater exposure to various departments within the business and a better understanding of Boehringer Ingelheim. Positions in the following business functions could be sponsored: Finance/Controlling, Human Resources, Human Pharmaceuticals, Information Technology and Business Development + Licensing. A Boehringer Ingelheim (BI) executive will sponsor the program, which will consist of several rotations (approximately 6 months per rotation) within the specific business function over a period of two to three years. This could include either a domestic or international rotation, contingent upon business need.

The MBA Rotation Program (MRP) Manager operates with a high degree of independence.

As an employee of Boehringer Ingelheim, you will actively contribute to the discovery, development and delivery of our products to our patients and customers. Our global presence provides opportunity for all employees to collaborate internationally, offering visibility and opportunity to directly contribute to the companies' success. We realize that our strength and competitive advantage lie with our people. We support our employees in a number of ways to foster a healthy working environment, meaningful work, diversity and inclusion, mobility, networking and work-life balance. Our competitive compensation and benefit programs reflect Boehringer Ingelheim's high regard for our employees.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Develop a portfolio of project assignments to demonstrate cumulative learning and as a basis of discussion for future assignments.

  • Partner with business leadership and internal team members to identify and analyze business needs and provide innovative recommendations/solutions.

  • Organize projects and activities; prioritizing efforts by market need and/or greatest financial impact.

  • Performs all company business in accordance with all regulations (EEO, FDA, OSHA, PDMA, EPA, PhRMA, etc.) and Company policies + procedures.

  • When violations are noted/observed they are to be immediately reported to management.

  • Demonstrates high ethical and professional standards with all business contacts in order to maintain BIPI/BI USA's excellent reputation within the medical and pharmaceutical communities.

  • Work together with the Head of Boehringer Ingelheim Venture Fund (BIVF) USA to implement investment strategy of BIVF.

  • Explore interesting early scientific opportunities in the USA to help identifiying investment opportunities and areas of interest in alignment with investment strategy

  • Assist in preparing confidentiality agreements, term sheets and investment diligence of biotech opportunities

  • Network with local investment communities (VC firms, biotech startups, universities)

  • Working with BIVF team members on conducting due diligence of US investments in digital health companies and/or therapeutics company

  • Preparations of project review presentations and documentation for investment committee approval of investments


  • Graduate degree from an accredited institution required. Ph.D. or advanced Science degree preferred

  • Experience interacting with and influencing local and in some cases, global, business leaders.

  • Minimum of three (3) years business experience ( Pharmaceutical business, Pharmaceutical networks, Post doc and/or laboratory experience in pharma industry and/or academia with focus in biology, chemistry or medicine).

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and coordinate efforts with colleagues from multiple functional areas.

  • Experience leading projects (Project Management Skills)

  • Strong communication + interpersonal skills, including excellent presentation skills

  • History of successful performance.

  • Proficiency in MS Office, Outlook and database applications.

  • Foreign language skills (German and French) a plus but not required

  • Must be mobile, internationally or domestic; ability to travel required (short and long term - may include overnight travel).

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without restriction.

  • Must be willing to take a drug test and post-offer physical (if required)

  • Must be 18 years of age or older

Who We Are:

At Boehringer Ingelheim we create value through innovation with one clear goal: to improve the lives of patients. We develop breakthrough therapies and innovative healthcare solutions in areas of unmet medical need for both humans and animals. As a family owned company we focus on long term performance. We are powered by 50.000 employees globally who nurture a diverse, collaborative and inclusive culture. Learning and development for all employees is key because your growth is our growth.

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Boehringer Ingelheim, including Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc., Boehringer Ingelheim USA, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health USA, Inc., Merial Barceloneta, LLC and Boehringer Ingelheim Fremont, Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to a culturally diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; creed; religion; national origin; age; ancestry; nationality; marital, domestic partnership or civil union status; sex, gender identity or expression; affectional or sexual orientation; disability; veteran or military status, including protected veteran status; domestic violence victim status; atypical cellular or blood trait; genetic information (including the refusal to submit to genetic testing) or any other characteristic protected by law.

Organization: US-BI Pharma/BI USA

Title: Management Rotation Program – Venture Fund

Location: Americas-US-MA-Cambridge

Requisition ID: 1815113