Posted to MedZilla on 3/17/2018

Takeda Pharmaceuticals

US-CA, 2018 Summer Internship - Intellectual Property (San Diego, CA) 1800434-MZ


Are you looking for a patient-focused company that will inspire you and support your career? If so, be empowered to take charge of your future at Takeda. Join us as an Intellectual Property Intern in our San Diego office.


The purpose of this position is to continuously provide support to the IP Department in the areas of sorting, scanning, and saving IP documents as well as other admin duties.


  • Sort, scan, and save official patent documents.

  • Update inventory of physical files stored off-site.

  • Archive physical files stored on site.

  • Assist with creation and filing of Information Disclosure Statements.

  • Audit patent-related documents, including assignments and inventor declarations.

  • Assist with preparation of PTO documents and correspondence.

  • Assist with docketing matters.

  • Assist with special IPD projects as they arise.

  • Complete internship with a working knowledge of IP department procedures and processes.


  • Candidate must be legally authorized to work in the United States
  • Applicants must be enrolled in a U.S. accredited university for the semester before and immediately following the internship.
  • Computer literate
  • Experienced with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

  • Attention to details

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Able to maintain strict confidentiality

  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to prioritize

  • Previous office experience a plus


  • None required


  • Manual dexterity required to operate office equipment (i.e. computers, phones, etc.)


  • None required

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