2018 MRL Clinical Operations Business Analyst Intern Job

Rahway, NJ, US
October 12 2017
Organization Type
Requisition ID: ADM008631

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 is on a quest for cures and is committed to being the world’s premier, most research-intensive biopharmaceutical company. Today, we’re doubling down on this goal. Merck Research Laboratories is a true scientific research facility of tomorrow, and will take Merck’s leading discovery capabilities and world-class small molecule and biologics R&D expertise to create breakthrough science that radically changes the way we approach serious diseases. 

Merck Research Lab is currently recruiting for a Clinical Operations Business Analyst Intern. The individual in this role will be part of the Metrics, Analytics, & Performance (MAP) Team, whose primary mission is to support data-driven decisions in the Global Clinical Trial Operations Group. The intern's responsibilities include the following:

  • Support teams/working groups by analyzing data and preparing reports for dissemination.  These include standard reports and ad hoc requests

  • Participate in the testing of all tools to ensure requirements are met and the accuracy of the data

  • Participate in external benchmarking surveys by identifying, collecting, and submitting required information

  • Support departmental efforts to simplify and standardize procedures to the greatest extent possible, sharing best practices.



  • Required: Candidates must be a current student pursuing a degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Pharmacy, Nursing, Biological Sciences, or health care related discipline.

  • Candidates must be returning to school in the Fall of 2018.

  • Required Experience:

    • Basic understanding of how metrics can be used to drive strategic directives and/or process improvement initiatives

    Preferred Experience:

    • Analytical skills (data interpretation and assessing impact on process)

    • Customer oriented and the ability to work effectively in a cross-functional manner. 

    • Good communication skills (written and oral communication).  Must communicate effectively with stakeholders at multiple levels of the organization to share data and drive a change in culture with respect to metrics

    • Strong organizational, time management and project management skills

    • Technical knowledge should include:  MS Office 2010 (PowerPoint, Excel, Word and Access)

    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 an accommodation for the application process please email us at staffingaadar@merck.com.


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