Merck 2019 MRL Social Media & Graphic Design Intern in Upper Gwynedd, Pennsylvania

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 Labs is currently recruiting for a Social Media and Graphic Design Intern for the summer of 2019. The position is responsible for:

  • Designing and creating social media content in conjunction withthe social media team and external agencies and following content reviewprocess and workflows.

  • Supporting the Community Manager withstudent blogs, including editing and reviewing blog post, following the blogcontent review process, and publishing of new posts.

  • Monitoring social media channels as assigned on a daily basis, following responseprotocols and escalating commentary as necessary.

The candidate will be required to have excellent attention to detail as well as experience using Adobe products including Photoshop, Illustrator and video editing software.

This is a full- time internship position. Housing subsidy is not available as part of this program and must be funded 100% by the student.


  • Required: Candidates must be currentlypursuing a minimum of a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university.

RequiredExperience and Skills:

  • Candidates must be available to workfull-time for up to (12) consecutive weeks beginning in May or June of2019.

  • Candidates must have experience using Adobe Creative Suite products, including Photoshop and Illustrator.

  • Candidates must have excellent attention to detail.

PreferredExperience and Skills:

  • Candidates should have a strong understandingof social media.

  • Preference given to graphic design or marketing majors.

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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Title: 2019 MRL Social Media & Graphic Design Intern

Primary Location: NA-US-PA-Upper Gwynedd

Requisition ID: ADM009735