2019 Animal Health Marketing Co-Op job in Madison
|Employer:|| Merck & Co.|
|State:||New Jersey (NJ)|
This is for Potential Future Hires for Summer 2019. This is an application for you to express interest in a job that will be posted in October 2018 |
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 Animal Health (MAH) Division works to improve the health of animals around the world through collaborative partnerships and a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society, and planet. This team of energetic, independent thinkers offers one of the industry's most innovative portfolios of products, services, and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species both domestically and internationally.
We are looking for a driven, results oriented, digitally savvy individual with a proven track record of university leadership to assist in the management of key Global Companion Animal brand marketing projects. The projects help drive growth for our dog and cat parasite protection products across the world by strengthening our understanding of and communication to key stakeholders. These include internal marketing and sales teams, our vet and clinic partners and their staff and the pet owners.
• Lead artwork approval process. This includes thoroughly reviewing and uploading marketing materials, designating approving team members, tracking progress and ensuring timely review/approval /certification.
• Liaise with creative agencies to enable optimization of marketing materials.
• Assist in key marketing meeting planning: scheduling, location scouting, agenda creation and dissemination, attendee communications, etc.
• Support marketing team on key projects (e.g., setting up research, providing and editing social media marketing content, communication with countries across the world, analyzing sales data). Education Minimum Requirement:
•Must be in the process of earning a BA or BS in Business, Marketing, Communications or English
Required Experience and Skills:
•Must be available to work full time for 6 months.
•Critical thinking skills to carry out instructions and make decisions within scope of authority
•Problem solving skills involving several variables
•Ability to follow policies and procedures and be an active member of a team
•Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite, especially PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook
•Excellent English communication skills, oral and written.
•Ability to adapt communication to international audiences
•Positive attitude and a strong work ethic
Preferred Experience and Skills:
•Previous experience working in:
•a multinational and/or corporate business setting
•consumer or professional marketing, PR or advertising
•Leadership roles during college
•Additional language fluency highly desirable
•A love and passion for animals is a plus
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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