2018 GHH Intern - Global Marketing, BRIDION

Upper Gwynedd, PA, US
October 12 2017
Organization Type
Requisition ID: PRO016060

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.


BRIDION, which is used in the surgical setting, is a Merck scorecard brand that is on track to exceed $1B in global sales.  The summer intern will work closely with the global marketing team for BRIDION to develop her/his strategic marketing skills while helping to accelerate growth of this priority brand. Key areas the intern will focus on:
  • Identification of customer preferred channels to help expand our ability to digitally demonstrate the clinical importance of deep neuromuscular block
  • Development of a manufacturing/supply tracking and forecast tool to help ensure appropriate levels of supply across top 25 markets
  • Innovate to identify additional mechanisms to maintain regular contact with #400 attendees of an annual Merck-sponsored medical congress


  • Currently pursuing a MBA program with Majors in Marketing.
  • Students enrolled in Bachelor's degree program in Marketing will also be considered.
  • Available to work full time for a period of 9-12 weeks between May 2018 to August 2018
  • Should be returning back to school in the Fall of 2018
  • Demonstrate Innovative thinking
  • Strong communication skills (written and verbal) with the ability to promote/sell ideas
  • Ability to solve complex problems
  • Strong strategic thinking and analytical skills
  • Proven project management skills
  • Strong collaboration skills and a team player
  • Demonstrate high degree of integrity and ethics 
Preferred Experience and Skills:
  • Prior experience leveraging digital tools to expand brand penetration/customer reach
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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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.


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