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Medidata Solutions, Inc. Summer Intern 2023: Global Events - NEXT Focused in New York, New York

The Program

At Medidata, interns will have the opportunity to accelerate their careers by working closely with experienced professionals and gain valuable, hands-on, full-time work experience. By being a part of our global organization, interns have the opportunity to work alongside our talented and committed professionals helping them to build a strong foundation for achieving their career goals. For 12 weeks, beginning May 22, 2023, interns will have an opportunity to gain a deep understanding of what it means to be a Medidatian. United around a single goal of empowering smarter treatments and healthier people. Medidatians work in a culture of curiosity, innovation and fun. You will be contributing to the line of business with sustainable and meaningful work.

Our Summer Internship program also includes instructor led training, guided mentorship, exposure to senior leadership and community service. In addition to individual and specific related responsibilities, each intern will participate in our Intern Innovation Lab. Assigned to cross-functional teams, interns will work closely to develop an innovative solution to a business problem currently facing Medidata. As they work diligently to present their final solutions to a panel of top Medidata leaders, we are confident that our interns will make a significant impact on our business.

The Position

The Global Events Intern will play a key role in supporting the events team as they bring to life Medidata’s biggest event of the year, NEXT. The candidate is expected to have strong research and time management skills, the ability to own pieces of a larger project, and effectively communicate their progress to the team leader.

Know nothing about our industry? No problem. As long as you enjoy a collaborative work style and shine in a fast-paced environment that's rapidly growing, you’ll be a great fit.

Your Competencies

  • An interest in events, the technology sector, and life sciences

  • Excellent interpersonal skills, organizational skills, problem solving abilities and attention to detail

  • Strong time management skills

  • Energetic team player with the ability to function independently, as well as in a collaborative environment

  • Ability to prioritize work, including small and large projects

  • Creative and solution-oriented


Pursuing a Bachelor's degree, preferably in Marketing, Business, Communications, or another related field

Project Description

Project - NEXT 2023 Planning: This project will focus on executing our flagship event, NEXT New York. Tasks may include the build of the event mobile app, the research of branded swag, entertainment, corporate social responsibility-related initiatives, venue research, experiential experiences, sponsorship support, and more.

Project - Strategy and Research Projects: Aligning with the team’s goals and priorities, the intern may be asked to focus on marketing strategy focused projects or larger industry initiatives and research.

Throughout the summer, this role will partner closely with different members of the team plus other key stakeholders within marketing.

This role will learn by doing. These projects will require creativity, research, problem solving, and collaboration to ensure events are successful and hit event metrics. By helping to carry out our events and goals, this role will have an opportunity to make a real impact, develop personally and professionally, and learn from the other team member

The salary range posted below refers only to positions that will be physically based in New York City. As with all roles, Medidata sets ranges based on a number of factors including function, level, candidate expertise and experience, and geographic location. Pay ranges for candidates in locations other than New York City, may differ based on the local market data in that region. The base salary pay range for this position is $25 per hr with a $3500 sign on bonus.


Equal Employment Opportunity

In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Medidata are based on merit, qualifications and abilities. Medidata is committed to a policy of non-discrimination and equal opportunity for all employees and qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth or medical or common conditions related to pregnancy or childbirth), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, familial status, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, veteran status, military service, application for military service, genetic information, receipt of free medical care, or any other characteristic protected under applicable law. Medidata will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with known disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.

Covid Statement

Our Company requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and to provide documentation of full vaccination, unless qualified for a medical, religious or state-required accommodation or otherwise exempt consistent with applicable law. Although accommodation requests will be considered (and granted where appropriate/possible), it may be determined that a candidate is unable to adequately perform the essential functions of the position without imposing an undue hardship due to customer requirements, staffing needs, or other business reasons. Definition of full-vaccination: Employees are considered to be fully vaccinated two weeks after their second dose in a 2-dose series or two weeks after a single-dose vaccine.