Vifor Pharma Group, formerly Galenica Group, is a global pharmaceuticals company. It aims to become the global leader in iron deficiency, nephrology and cardio-renal therapies. The company is the partner of choice for pharmaceuticals and innovative patient-focused solutions. Vifor Pharma Group strives to help patients around the world with severe and chronic diseases lead better, healthier lives. The company develops, manufactures and markets pharmaceutical products for precision patient care. Vifor Pharma Group holds a leading position in all its core business activities and consists of the following companies: Vifor Pharma; Vifor Fresenius Medical Care Renal Pharma, a joint company with Fresenius Medical Care; Relypsa; and OM Pharma. Vifor Pharma Group is headquartered in Switzerland, and listed on the Swiss Stock Exchange (SIX Swiss Exchange,
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About the program
The “Vifor Pharma Life Science Student of the Year” contest is an excellent opportunity for us to meet talented young people with a passion for our business. Vifor Pharma’s 5th Life Science Student of the Year contest has proven to be an excellent platform for both the company and the students. In return, we offer them an interesting insight into our business and the opportunity to gain real-world experience. We have enjoyed the innovative ideas, valuable input and vibrant discussions from previous candidates and look forward to what this year’s contest brings.
The winner of the “Vifor Pharma Life Science Student of the Year” will be awarded a paid three months internship in our Global Regulatory Affairs Department (worth 10'000CHF).
Would you like to link your theoretical knowledge with practical experience and gain insight into one of the core departments in the pharmaceuticals industry? Global Regulatory Affairs strives to be a strategic and operational centre of excellence and is a key component between Vifor Pharma partners and health authorities worldwide. Global Regulatory Affairs has the goal to increase quality and efficiency for Vifor Pharma product registrations and to support the continued growth and success of the business and the welfare of our patients.
Does an internship with the Global Regulatory Affairs team in our Zurich office sound like an exciting opportunity? Then we invite you to participate in the “ Vifor Pharma Life Science Student of the year” challenge for a chance to win a paid three months internship (worth 10'000CHF)!
"The Student of the Year program is not only a great opportunity for us as an employer to meet talented young people
Sarah Osswald / International Talent Acquisition & Employer Branding Specialist