Amgen Project Management Associate in Cambridge, United Kingdom
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.
PROJECT MANAGEMENT ASSOCIATE – PART TIME (22.5 hours)
What you will do
In this vital role, you will own the measurement and reporting of key strategic objectives for our affiliate business, and support the implementation of key strategic projects and capability builds, as well as other change and process initiatives.
Key responsibilities include:
Activity reporting & measurement (40%)
Liaise with cross-functional colleagues to collect data to design and maintain a centralised affiliate goal tracking dashboard
Update dashboards in preparation for UK&I Leadership Team discussions
Activity management/action logs on strategic objectives as directed by UK&I Leadership Team activity sponsors
Affiliate execution priorities (30%)
Support implementation of affiliate-wide strategic activities including cultural enablers. Includes planning & preparation for large affiliate meetings including Leadership Forums and Cycle Meetings
Support execution of above brand activities that require significant cross-functional collaboration outside of brand teams
Project tasks as directed by General Manager or Strategic Planning & Operations Lead
Project management and execution excellence (20%)
Develop Agile project management skills to provide this service to teams as needed
Support Agile Scrum Masters with tasks associated with sprint planning as needed
Communications and engagement (10%)
- Support planning and execution of communications to staff to share updates on progress within strategic objectives
Be part of our team
You would be working as a core part of the UK&I General Manager’s team, including support for the affiliate Leadership Team. You will work in close partnership with the Strategic Planning & Operations Lead and the GM Assistant in order to enable the successful execution of strategy within the affiliate.
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. What we seek in you as an experienced professional, are these qualifications and skills:
Proven organisational skills
Demonstrable grasp of organisational capabilities and how priorities come together above brand/business units
Experienced in project planning and execution
Experienced in project measurement and evaluation
Experience of managing multiple projects and working under pressure
Proven eye for detail and numerical confidence – ability to interpret and present data in a consumable way
Independent and proactive working style
Prior knowledge of Agile project management methodology
Experienced in shaping and organising staff communications including content, All Staffs etc
Experience of working within cross-functional teams
Experience of working within regulated environment (ABPI/IPHA or similar)
What you can expect of us
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.
Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits
LOCATION: Cambridge with ability to work flexibly from home
for a career that defies imagination
In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.
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.