DIVERSITY AT MERCK

Meeting the needs of our global customers begins with our diverse talent at Merck.

As a globally diverse company we bring together talented and committed people with diverse perspectives – people who can challenge one another’s thinking, and can approach problems collectively, from multiple points of view.

Diversity is an integral part of our business practices and we value and foster diversity in our workforce. At Merck we hire and develop the best people, who together understand the varied demands of a global market

CELEBRATING DIVERSITY

Our commitment to diversity doesn’t stop at hiring. We believe that encouraging diversity among our employees enhances communication, teamwork, and personal and professional development. We have a number of programs that promote and celebrate diversity and provide networking opportunities for employees.

We are working to encourage diversity and inclusion in everything we do to benefit our customers and our company.

Click here to learn more about our Employee Business Resource Groups and the impact they have on diversity.

 

DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION: GOOD FOR BUSINESS

Diversity’ and ‘inclusion’ are not just abstract concepts—they are core values and strategic business imperatives that deliver business results.

— Celeste R. Warren, VP Human Resources and Global Diversity and Inclusion Center of Excellence

HUMANS FOR HEALTH: JAY SCHILLER TALKS DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION AT MERCK

Everybody comes to work from a different life experience. Being able to use that unique perspective to further the business, to further your team, is fantastic and that's what diversity inclusion is all about.

— Jay Schiller, director of Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics and Drug Metabolism

RECOGNITION FOR MERCK'S COMMITMENT TO DIVERSITY

The 2015 DiversityInc Top Companies for Diversity®

No. 16 in the 2015 Diversity top 50 list

No. 1 in The DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for Employee Resource Groups

No. 6 in The DiversityInc Top 10 Companies for People With Disabilities

Merck ranked #18 in the 2015 Readers' Choice "Top 50 Employers" in CAREERS & the disABLED Magazine

Merck ranks #6 in the 2015 Readers' Choice "Top 50 Employers" in Equal Opportunity Magazine