2020 Summer S&RA Intern (Graduate)

RAI - United States3.9

Temporary | InternshipEstimated: $28,000 - $38,000 a year
EducationSkillsBenefits
Reynolds American (RAI) is a family of companies working to transform the tobacco industry. Our people are igniting the breakthroughs that are redefining the ways adult tobacco consumers enjoy tobacco.

We take pride in the growth of our people. Join us and you’ll have the opportunity to work on iconic brands and revolutionary products by collaborating with the visionary, principled and passionate people every day that makes ours an award-winning culture.

ABOUT THE POSITION:
This role is highly visible and is an integral part of the Scientific & Regulatory Affairs (S&RA) team with tremendous learning opportunities. The intern in this position will perform research centered on the establishment of analytical techniques to better understand how use of vapor products change over time, including the development of novel statistical tools to evaluate complex datasets.

You will be assigned a challenging project with a focus on statistical analysis of complex data sets, data mining, and data modeling, as you interact with other personnel throughout our winning organization. In addition, you will have fun while adding value and encountering outstanding career development support!

The summer internship will span across 10 weeks and conclude by mid-August. You will work at our Corporate Headquarters located in Winston-Salem, NC

TO SUCCEED AS AN S&RA INTERN IN 2020, YOU SHOULD BE:
A student who has completed core coursework and research towards a doctorate degree in behavioral neuroscience, psychology, or other related fields
Proficient with MS Office desktop, including advanced Excel skills
A broad understanding of behavioral data acquisition techniques, statistical analysis, and scientific report development
Experience with R or related software
Proficient with SAS, SPSS, or other statistical software
Ability to rapidly develop proficiency and expertise working with novel software technologies

AND SOMEONE WHO:
An independent scientist who works well with a team
Has excellent communication and presentation skills and the ability to work closely with cross-functional teams
A strategic, analytical, and creative thinker
A dynamic and innovative leader
Possesses a high sense of urgency and strong work ethic
Displays excellent interpersonal skills
Is willing to relocate to Winston-Salem, NC for the summer

BY THE END OF YOUR INTERNSHIP, YOU WILL HAVE:
Spent time with C-Suite leadership during a series of leadership roundtable events
Gained insight into what it’s like to work for a global organization, and learned more regarding our global development opportunities and career pathways
Collaborated directly with experienced S&RA professionals on a challenging and meaningful project
Presented your findings and recommendations to the S&RA Function, including the Leadership Team and key personnel

AS AN INTERN DURING THE SUMMER OF 2020, YOU WILL ENJOY:
Generous salary
Paid housing
Company provided laptop
Leadership training opportunities
Fun! Lots of chances to get to know your fellow interns socially
Connecting with senior leaders during roundtable networking events
Participation in our 401(k)-retirement savings plan – we contribute 3% (regardless of whether you participate) and we also match your contribution at 100% up to 6
Confidential personal financial counseling service at no cost to you