Global Publications Operations Coordinator

  • Company: Merck
  • Location: Rahway, New Jersey
  • Posted: January 31, 2017
  • Reference ID: SCI004474
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. Today, we are building a new kind of healthcare company - one that is ready to help create a healthier future for all of us.

Our ability to excel depends on the integrity, knowledge, imagination, skill, diversity and teamwork of an individual like you. To this end, we strive to create an environment of mutual respect, encouragement and teamwork. As part of our global team, you'll have the opportunity to collaborate with talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.


The Publications Operations Coordinator will assist the Global Scientific and Medical Publications Operations Director with periodic and recurring medical publication support activities. The operational responsibilities will include financial management support, publication agency contracting and budget management, publication project data quality, compliance, departmental metrics and distribution of time-sensitive scientific presentation material. The position will also assist in the identification, deployment and oversight of departmental technology platforms supporting financial, project management and content archival operations.

Education Minimum Requirement:
  • BS (or BA plus experience in a scientific discipline or clinical research).
Required Experience and Skills:
  • Two (2) years of medical communications agency, finance, scientific affairs, research or knowledgement management experience.
Preferred Experience and Skills:
  • Advanced interpersonal and written communication skills. Good project management and organizational skills to manage competing timelines. Proficiency in Microsoft applications. Publication management software applications experience a plus.

Our employees are the key to our company's success. We demonstrate our commitment to our employees by offering a competitive and valuable rewards program. Our Company's benefits are designed to support the wide range of goals, needs and lifestyles of our employees, and many of the people that matter the most in their lives. If you need an accommodation for the application process please email us at
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