Merck Senior Brand Manager (Animal Health) in Madison, New Jersey

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.

The position is responsible for the strategic and tactical marketing management of Nobivac’s respiratory vaccine franchise including but not limited to integrated marketing concepts, marketing mix including pricing and conditions, forecasting, expense management. Experience in previous positions in the field of marketing of veterinary vaccines is a plus. The position also works closely with Global Marketing in the creation and development of future products.

The ideal candidate can embrace working for a highly ethical company, likes to work in teams including cross-functional teams, and is a problem solver, who finds solutions and supports them with courage and candor.


  • A Bachelor's Degree. An MBA is preferred.

  • A minimum of five (5) years of experience in the veterinary or therapeutic pet food industry in a marketing and/or sales management role.

  • Veterinary or scientific background in immunology, microbiology, virology or similar discipline.

Preferred Experience and Skills:

  • A Veterinarian with an MBA who has worked for a minimum of five (5) years in marketing companion animal vaccines for a competitor.

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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Job Product Management/Marketing

Title: Senior Brand Manager (Animal Health)

Primary Location: NA-US-NJ-Madison

Requisition ID: PRO018157