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Amgen Senior Associate Human Resources in Bogota, Colombia

Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science’s promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab to manufacturing plant to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping people around the world in the fight against serious illnesses. With a deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people’s lives.

An exciting opportunity exists for an experienced HR professional to join our team based in Bogota, Colombia. The Senior Associate Human Resources provides operational HR support to aproximately 135 employees across the country and is responsible for the payroll process, benefits administration, onboarding and offboarding, employee events among other HR strategic areas.

Key accountabilities include:

  • Responsiblity for payroll process controls certification and compliance with local regulations

  • Be first point of contact locally for payroll and HR operations queries

  • Train and onboard new hires in basic HR and payroll process

  • Provide HR systems support to staff and managers and input data as required

  • Vendor management with third party providers eg. benenfits & payroll, and keep them up to date on relevent organisational changes

  • Provide global mobility and relocation support as required

  • Stock adminstration for Amgen’s Long Term Incentive program

  • Ad hoc HR projects work and Administration as required

  • Employee Activities and events

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor degree in Business, Industrial Engineering, Human Resources or related field

  • Minimun of 5 years of experience in Human Resources

  • Demonstrated experience and competence in the administration of HR processes and strategies. Employee Relations, Compesatin and Benefits, staffing and onboarding.

  • Highly proficient in payroll and HR systems. Workday and Visier experience

  • Detail oriented with strong organizational skills

  • Excellent numeric and spread sheeting skills (Excel)

  • Excellent English (both written and verbal) is essential

Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.