Amgen Finance Senior Manager in Thousand Oaks, California91358

Amgen is seeking a Senior Finance Manager at its corporate campus in Thousand Oaks, CA to join the R&D Financial Planning and Analysis (FP&A) team. This position will report to the R&D Finance Director and will provide financial, analytical and decision support to the Global and US Medical organizations. This position will support the financial, analytical, budget, long range planning and month end support activities for the Global and US Medical teams. This Senior Manager will work with the R&D organization and interact cross-functionally within and outside of Finance.

The R&D FP&A team provides financial, analytical and budget support to the R&D organization.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

Financial planning and analysis of headcount and operating expenses, supporting the quarterly forecast, annual budgeting, long range plan and monthly close processes for the Global and US organizations

Provide critical financial insights into new and continuous operational improvement opportunities

Supporting finance leadership and functional teams with ad hoc requests and special projects

Providing direction to clients on key corporate financial policies such as Sarbanes-Oxley and departmental policies to ensure proper GAAP treatment of functional expenses

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 2 years of Finance experience


Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Finance experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Finance experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Finance experience

Preferred Qualifications

Master's Degree

4+ years of finance / accounting experience

Knowledge of key finance systems (such as SAP, Hyperion planning and reporting systems)

Excellent analytical and math skills, proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint

Strong written, verbal communication and presentation skills

Strong interpersonal skills; ability to influence personnel across functions and levels

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.