2022 Summer @ Roche Intern Program - Business

United States of America, Indiana, Indianapolis

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About Roche Diagnostics

Roche is a global pioneer in pharmaceuticals and diagnostics focused on advancing science to improve

people’s lives. The combined strengths of pharmaceuticals and diagnostics under one roof have

made Roche the leader in personalized healthcare – a strategy that aims to fit the right treatment to each

patient in the best way possible. Roche is the world’s largest biotech company, with truly differentiated medicines in oncology, immunology, infectious diseases, ophthalmology and diseases of the

central nervous system. Roche is also the world leader in in vitro diagnostics and tissue-based cancer diagnostics, and a frontrunner in diabetes management.

At Roche, we believe the best solutions come by gaining different perspectives, asking and answering hard questions and challenging the status quo to develop small ideas and achieve big wins in innovation. Our success in creating a truly diverse and inclusive workplace will directly impact our ability to deliver on

our purpose of “Doing Now What Patients Need Next.”


Facts & Figures:

  • Headquartered in Indianapolis, IN with over 4000 employees

  • #1 market leader for in-vitro diagnostics

  • In 2020, Roche Indy employees donated over $500,000 and tracked nearly 7,500 volunteer hours

  • The site is home to nine business resource groups

Roche Indy offers the following internship opportunities. Below is a sample list of past summer intern projects for different business areas.


  • Develop and execute strategic communication plans

  • Drive key internal and external initiatives, including Roche’s Day of Service and Children's Walk

  • Create social media content and collaborate with digital stakeholder to schedule postings and campaigns

  • Write articles and messages for internal audiences, write news releases, monitor trade media coverage and provide communications support for marketing campaigns and trade shows

Finance & Accounting

  • Develop forecasts, key performance indicators, customer service metrics, and dashboard reporting

  • Perform financial modeling of a new product launch to recommend list and contract pricing

  • Create reports and Data Visualizations within the PowerBI and Tableau tools

  • Analyze product list price strategy, marketing spend ROI, meter placement ROI, and new product distribution strategy


  • Assist the Legal Department with a wide range of important duties that are critical to delivering high-quality, proactive legal solutions to business stakeholders in a dynamic, fast-paced environment

  • Prepare documentation, create records, and assist with presentation decks 

  • Research,procure signatures, and provide reports on project status analytics and statistics to internal and external stakeholders

  • Update legal operations process documents under direction, other data entry and data maintenance duties, as required

Marketing & Sales

  • Assist with management of global rollout for new Diabetes Care products and/or regulatory requirements to ensure Roche's leadership in blood glucose monitoring

  • Map & gap of customer journeys to identify areas of opportunity and leading measurable enhancements to the customer experience to drive retention

  • Create a marketing campaign and training path to internally educate internal stakeholders on how to incorporate marketing automation into their daily marketing activities

  • Develop and execute multi-channel strategy and marketing material promoting programs, engagements, trade shows, conferences and other opportunities across Customer Experience

People & Culture (Human Resources)

  • Research and develop content for the inclusive culture strategic objective

  • Analyze adult learning methodology and technology opportunities

  • Benchmark best practices and developing tools to be used for education on D&I topics

  • Develop, plan and execute professional development workshops for Roche interns


Program highlights:

  • Intensive 12-week paid internship

  • Ownership of challenging and impactful business-critical projects

  • Work with some of the most talented people in the biotechnology industry

  • Final presentations of project work to senior leaders

  • Lead or participate in intern committees to design and coordinate program events and initiatives

  • Professional & personal development curriculum throughout the program, including networking opportunities, workshops, and panel discussions

  • Participate in volunteer projects, social events, and team-building activities

  • Paired with a 1:1 mentor through the Roche Young Professionals  Business Resource Group

  • Access to on-site fitness and wellness center (subject to change)

  • Housing provided to interns whose permanent address is 30+ miles from the site (subject to change)

  • Program start dates: May 23, 2022 or June 20, 2022


  • Targeting students currently working towards an undergraduate degree in Business, Communications, Human Resources, Healthcare, Liberal Arts, Marketing, or STEM 

  • Desire GPA 3.0 or higher

  • Desire previous work experience

  • Student organization and/or study abroad experiences are a plus

  • Excellent communication, collaboration, and interpersonal skills

  • Complements our culture and the standards that guide our daily behavior & decisions: Integrity, Courage, and Passion

  • Finalist candidates must be able to virtually participate in Final Interview Day in October 27

Roche is an equal opportunity employer and strictly prohibits unlawful discrimination based upon an individual’s race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin/ancestry, age, mental/physical disability, medical condition, marital status, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have a disability and need an accommodation in connection with the on-line application process, please email us at US.Accommodation@roche.com.