Reproductive Health Marketing Intern – Paige Boateng

Paige Boateng

25 Oct Reproductive Health Marketing Intern – Paige Boateng

Job title: Reproductive Health Marketing Intern
Company: Ferring Pharmaceuticals

Course studying: Biomedical Science
Year of graduation: 2018

A brief outline of my role…

  • Supporting the senior reproductive health marketing manager to implement his marketing plan, for example:
    • Producing marketing materials, leaflets, and power-points on our products
    • Approving all documents through our internal approval system
    • Supporting product launches
    • Market research

Why I loved working here…
It was a chance to get out of my comfort zone. I worked with many different departments and increased my overall knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry.

My proudest achievement or experience in this role…
Running a meeting for 200 doctors about cutting edge and controversial diagnostics within IVF. I planned and managed the whole meeting and it was amazing to see so many professionals enjoy the educational meeting.

How I have developed professionally since working here…
I now have a real understanding of attention to detail through the internal approval systems. There is a skill to making promotional material with impact that is also scientifically correct.

My advice to students wanting to work in this industry/sector…
Work hard, be resilient and use all of the tools we have at our disposal e.g. meet with Stefania to discuss your applications.