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🚀 Internship

• Starts May 26

Summer Intern - Legal & Vendor Management

🚀 Summer Internship
💻 Remote

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  • The ideal candidate for the Summer Intern - Legal & Vendor Management position at Karyopharm Therapeutics Inc. should have a background in legal studies, knowledge of contracts and legal language, proficiency in technology, strong interpersonal skills, independence, proactiveness, a passion for life sciences and patient care, alignment with ICARE values, and a commitment to career development.
  • The Summer Intern will support Legal & Vendor Management by participating in contract system clean-up, reviewing contracts, preparing and filing regulatory documents, and collaborating with cross-functional teams.

Summer Internship



  • If you want to do something that matters, this work matters. Patients drive our passion to pioneer novel cancer therapies. That’s why we’ve built an environment centered around support, flexibility, and a shared mission. Creating and delivering medicine for cancer can only be done through focus, dedication, and heart. We hire exceptional people and trust each other to work in whatever way lets us, be us – whether that’s onsite, from home, or anywhere in between. 


  • Pursuing or completed studies in legal disciplines.
  • Basic Understanding of Contracts and Legal Language: Possess foundational knowledge of legal terms and contract principles.
  • Technology Proficiency: Demonstrate a good understanding of systems and technology relevant to legal and vendor management.
  • Interpersonal Skills: Exhibit strong interpersonal skills, fostering effective communication and collaboration.
  • Independence and Proactiveness: Showcase the ability to work independently and take proactive initiatives to contribute to team goals.
  • You have a strong interest in life sciences and are passionate about giving patients with cancer a chance to enjoy more of life’s precious moments.
  • You feel a strong connection with our ICARE values (Innovation, Courage, Alignment & Accountability, Resilience, and Energy)
  • You demonstrate enthusiasm for learning and a commitment to career development

Education requirements

Currently Studying

Area of Responsibilities



  • As a Summer Intern you will be working closely with Legal and Vendor Management and play a crucial role in supporting both departments by actively participating in contract system clean-up and learning about our contract review process. This internship offers a valuable opportunity to gain practical experience working with cross-functional teams in a dynamic professional environment.
  • Gatekeeper Clean-Up Tasks: Execute clean-up initiatives within the contract system to ensure accuracy and organization.
  • Simple Contract Review: Learn to review basic contracts and contributing to the legal evaluation process.
  • TMF Filings: Assist in the preparation and filing of Trial Master File (TMF) documents as part of the regulatory compliance process.
  • Ad Hoc Tasks: Tackle various ad hoc assignments to support the efficient functioning of Legal and Vendor Management.
  • Cross-Functional Collaboration: Work collaboratively with teams across different functions to verify the accuracy of information in Gatekeeper.


Work type

Full time

Work mode


Start date

May 26, 2024