Merck 2019 Co-Op, Global Marketing Early Development in Upper Gwynedd, Pennsylvania

Merck & Co., Inc. Kenilworth, N.J., U.S.A. known as Merck in the United States and Canada, is a global health care leader with a diversified portfolio of prescription medicines, vaccines and animal health products. The difference between potential and achievement lies in the spark that fuels innovation and inventiveness; this is the space where Merck has codified its legacy for over a century. Merck’s success is backed by ethical integrity, forward momentum, and an inspiring mission to achieve new milestones in global healthcare.

Merck’s Global Human Health (GHH) Division abides by a “patient first, profits later” ideology. Results-driven and ambitious, this team of individuals represents a functional balance between meeting company objectives and the needs of people around the world. The organization is comprised of sales and marketing professionals who are passionate about their role in bringing Merck's prescription medicines, vaccines, and other medical products to our customers worldwide.

This co-op will work closely with the global marketing early development team and its partners (Merck Research Laboratories, GHH key 6 country affiliates, global marketing franchises and key departments, etc) to provide strategic insight into customer needs (patients, individuals, health care practitioners, payers, governments, policy makers, patient advocates, etc) as well as effectively drive the integration of commercial considerations into early product development and pre-launch planning. Additionally this role interfaces with Business Development & Licensing teams, to contribute to the value assessment of external pipeline compounds.

This is a full- time internship position. Housing subsidy is not available as part of this program and must be funded 100% by the student.

Education:

  • Candidates must be currently pursuing a BS or BA in Science or Marketing.

  • Candidates working toward MBA in marketing are preferred.

Required:

  • Candidates must be able to demonstrate Innovative thinking.

  • Candidates must have strong communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to promote/sell ideas.

  • Candidates must have the ability to solve complex problems.

  • Candidates must have strong strategic thinking and analytical skills.

  • Candidates must have proven project management skills.

  • Candidates must have strong collaboration skills and a team player.

  • Candidates must have demonstrates high degree of integrity and ethics.

Your role at Merck is integral to helping the world meet new breakthroughs that affect generations to come, and we’re counting on your skills and inventiveness to help make meaningful contributions to global medical advancement. At Merck, we’re inventing for life.

If you need assistance and/or a reasonable accommodation due to a disability during the application or the recruiting process, please send a request to staffingaadar@merck.com .

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Other Locations: NA-US-NJ-Kenilworth

Title: 2019 Co-Op, Global Marketing Early Development

Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd

Requisition ID: ADM010139