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The Future Talent Program features Cooperative (Co-op) education that lasts up to 6 months and will include one or more projects. These opportunities can provide you with great development and a chance to see if we are the right company for your long-term goals.
The job scope and primary focus for this position is to actively support the Global Marketing strategy across the regions and territories via coordination and execution of marketing activities including:
Ensure clear, concise and timely communication and problem identification with Sales, Marketing and Tech Services.
Key contributor in Digital Transformation projects.
Logistical support for marketing activities.
Participate in field-based/virtual events (trade show support; customers education regarding the features and benefits of MAH products and services).
This is a full- time Co-Op position. Must be able to work full time for 6 months (starting 1st week of March 2021)
Travel 15% – 20% (dependent on COVID 19 guidance)
Housing subsidy is not available as part of this program and must be funded 100% by the student.
Required Education and Skills:
Candidates must be currently in the process of earning a BA, BS or Master’s degree in Business, Marketing, Communications or related degree programs.
Candidates must have completed at least 2 years of college course work by Feb 2021
Candidates must have experience working in a multinational and/or corporate business setting
Candidates must have digital marketing proficiency/experience
Candidates must have critical thinking skills to carry out instructions and make decisions within scope of authority
Candidates must be able to use problem solving skills involving several variables
Candidates must be proficient in Microsoft Office suite, especially PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
Candidates must have excellent English communication skills, oral and written.
Candidates must have the ability to adapt communication to international audiences.
Candidates must be positive attitude and a strong work ethic.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
Preferred candidates have a GPA of 3.0 or higher
Preferred candidates have leadership roles during college
Preferred candidates have additional language fluency
Preferred candidates have previous experience working in consumer or professional marketing, Process Research (PR) or advertising
Our Animal Health division is a trusted global leader in veterinary medicine, dedicated to the health and well-being of animals. We are a global team of professionals working together to make a positive difference in animal care and the world’s food supply and have a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society and our planet. We offer one of our industry’s most innovative portfolio of products, services and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species.
Who we are …
We are known as Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, New Jersey, USA in the United States and Canada and MSD everywhere else. For more than a century, we have been inventing for life, bringing forward medicines and vaccines for many of the world's most challenging diseases. Today, our company continues to be at the forefront of research to deliver innovative health solutions and advance the prevention and treatment of diseases that threaten people and animals around the world.
What we look for …
In a world of rapid innovation, we seek brave Inventors who want to make an Impact in all aspects of our business, enabling breakthroughs that will affect generations to come. We encourage you to bring your disruptive thinking, collaborative spirit and diverse perspective to our organization. Together we will continue Inventing For Life, Impacting Lives while Inspiring Your Career Growth.
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We are an equal opportunity employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran – proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.
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Employee Status:Intern/Co-op (Fixed Term)
Flexible Work Arrangements:Not Specified
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