Senior Marketing Specialist, Primary Care and Vaccines Global Marketing (MBA) Job

Gwynedd, PA, US
August 25 2017
Organization Type
Senior Marketing Specialist, Primary Care and Vaccines Global Marketing (MBA):CUS001072


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.

The Senior Marketing Specialist will be assigned to the Primary Care CBL (Customer Business Line) or Merck Global Vaccine CBL within the Global Human Health organization. The Global Human Health organization serves all of the markets around the world and is a world leader, developing, manufacturing and commercializing products.

The Primary Care and Vaccines Marketing groups work closely with internal groups, including Merck Research Laboratories and Merck Manufacturing Division, and external groups to understand the opportunities and challenges of an ever changing pharmaceutical market and to develop and lead the implementation of global product strategies.

Merck has a strong commitment to develop world class digital solutions and to take a leading position in the digital space. Candidates will be involved in the development and execution of the digital strategy supporting the overall product strategy.

Senior Marketing Specialist:

- Will make operational contributions to assigned area including Strategic Marketing, Brand Management, New Product Planning, and Communications Management
- Financial planning and management activities such as budget management, forecasting, and business case development
- Knowledge of internal/external challenges to improve product marketing offerings
- Solves complex problems in assigned area
- Works independently, receives minimal guidance
- Promotes teamwork and open discussion of issues
- Interprets customer needs, assesses requirements, and identifies solutions
This position also includes acceptance to the Accelerated Development Program which focuses on broadening business acumen through business unit rotations in account management, finance, commercial analytics, contracting and marketing.





- Currently enrolled in a program leading to a Master in Business Administration with a Graduate date of June 2018


- A minimum of 1 plus years of professional work/internship experience

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.

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.

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Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd

Other Locations: NA-US-NJ-Kenilworth

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 2

Relocation Provided: Domestic (within country)

Company Trade Name:Merck

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