Student Experience

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Eli Lilly Canada offers a variety of programs to help you prepare for your future and grow your career.

MBA Internship Program
We partner with leading Canadian business schools to offer MBA internships. Generally, we employ MBA Interns in Marketing, Finance, and Pricing, Reimbursement and Access. Through an active role in key business-critical projects, our MBA interns gain exposure to various areas of our business. In exchange for their expertise we offer our Interns ongoing developmental resources, coaching and mentoring, and the opportunity to work on cross-functional teams and projects that can impact lives of patients.

To find information about postings, please visit the Career Centre at your business school.

Industrial Pharmacy Residency Program
The Eli Lilly Canada Industrial Pharmacy Residency Program offers select pharmacy graduates a one-year residency. This program is jointly administered with the University of Toronto’s Faculty of Pharmacy. This program is eligible to all licensed pharmacists who have graduated within five years of the application date and are able to work in Canada. There are two streams offered through this program:

  1. The Medical Information Residency Program.
  2. The Pricing, Reimbursement, and Access Residency Program.

Medical Information Residency
The Medical Information Residency is for pharmacists wishing to explore a career in the pharmaceutical industry. Medical Information residents are required to use their scientific knowledge and communications expertise to deliver relevant medical information to key Lilly customers, including health care professionals, government agency representatives and patients.

For more information or to apply for the Industrial Pharmacy Residency Program, click here. Interviews begin in Autumn for the next academic year.

Pricing, Reimbursement, and Access Residency
Pricing, Reimbursement, and Access residents have the opportunity to develop knowledge and the necessary skills and understanding to apply pharmacoeconomic methodologies in dealing with issues related to market access for innovative pharmaceuticals.

Summer Student Program
Eli Lilly Canada offers a Summer Student Program for post-secondary students looking to learn and gain exposure to the pharmaceutical industry.

This program runs from the beginning of May through August each year. Summer Students receive placements in various departments such as Information Technology, Public Relations and Communications, Statistics and Information Sciences, Research and Development, Human Resources and Marketing.

Candidates must be enrolled in full-time studies at a University and must be planning to return to full-time undergraduate studies upon completion of the program.

Interested applicants can apply electronically here.