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Summer Student, Public Affairs - Communications (temporary mandate) Job - Canada  

MSD (company)


Posted on : 10 April 2017

Project Description

Summer Student, Public Affairs - Communications (temporary mandate)-ADM008399


Today’s Merck 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 team, you’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with
talented and dedicated colleagues while developing and expanding your career.

The Summer Student Program is an enriching experience for both the
manager and student. For the students,
it’s an opportunity to work with various professionals in a global business
environment. For the Managers it is an
opportunity to develop students and expand the pipeline of future talent.

The Intern/Summer Student will assist
the Communications team in their daily activities to include:

- Drafting
internal news articles on employee events, corporate news, etc. for
distribution on our intranet (internal corporate website)
- Support
development and implementation of employee events such as Town Hall,
Volunteering activities, recognition activities, Employee Wellness program,
Internal Product campaigns
- Support
development and implementation of an internal campaign to increase readership
to our Intranet


- Must have completed one year of post-secondary studies (CEGEP or
equivalent, vocational/technical training)
- Post-Secondary Education - must be a student registered full-time
in a recognized educational institution and must be returning to school in the
- Must be available for the duration of the mandate (no breaks for
vacation or other)
- Self-motivated
individual comfortable in a professional setting; ability to adapt quickly and
manage several ongoing tasks
- Must
have excellent written and oral communication skills
- Currently
studying in HR or Communications
- Social
media experience is a plus
- Must
be bilingual (French / English)

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. Merck'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.

Merck is an equal opportunity
employer, proudly embracing diversity in all of its manifestations.

Search Firm Representatives

Please Read Carefully:

Merck is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms
for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails.
All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Merck via-email, the
Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement
in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of Merck. No
fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Merck as a result of
the referral or through other means.

Job: Administrative Svcs Generic

Job Title:Assoc. I, Administrative Services

Primary Location: NA-CA-QC-Montreal (Kirkland)

Employee Status: Regular

Number of Openings: 1

Company Trade Name:Merck

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