This student will work closely with Vertex Government Affairs and Public Policy function with a focus on Federal Government Affairs. The student will receive exposure to how Vertex interacts with stakeholders in Washington D.C. including but not limited to Members of Congress & their staffs, trade associations, patient advocacy partners & consultants.
Part Time Role: 20-30 Hours/Week, Onsite in Washington, DC Office
Vertex is a global biotechnology company that invests in scientific innovation.
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