Senior Specialist, Global Market Access (MBA) Job

Gwynedd, PA, US
August 25 2017
Organization Type
Senior Specialist, Global Market Access (MBA):GLO001066


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 Market Access Specialist will support work-streams associated with the development of global market access strategies for Vaccines pipeline assets and market access implementation plans for the HPV franchise. Specifically supports the launch of GARDASIL 9 and the in-line GARDASIL brand within the Global Human Health organization. The position will entail working closely with Vaccines New Products, the HPV marketing team, Outcomes Research (CORE), Global Pricing, Policy, Medical and Communications. This position will also be a great opportunity to interact with Regional Market Access Leaders and Cross Functional Teams and major markets around the globe.

Senior Marketing Specialist

- Will make strategic and operational contributions

- Strategic thinking and ability to integrate complex issues in a dynamic and evolving global market access environment

- Ability and desire to understand scientific information related to disease and treatments

- Financial analytics to assess implications of global market access scenario planning

- Apply knowledge gained of internal/external challenges to improve product market access offerings

- Solves complex problems

- Works independently, receives minimal guidance, seeks input from across the Merck organizations inclusive of Global Human Health, Merck Research Labs and Merck Manufacturing Division

- 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

Required Experience:

- 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

Job Type: Full Time

Employee Status: Regular

Travel: Yes, 20 % of the Time

Number of Openings: 1

Relocation Provided: Domestic (within country)

Company Trade Name:Merck

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