Amgen Marketing Associate (Ireland) in Dublin, Ireland

Title: Marketing Associate (Ireland)

The company:

Amgen is one of the world’s largest independent biotechnology companies, with global revenue in excess of $20 billion and over 20,000 employees globally. For more than 35 years, Amgen has pioneered biotechnology breakthroughs, to bring state-of-the-art medicines from laboratory to the patient. Amgen has not only discovered and developed innovative human therapeutics, but has invested in cutting edge manufacturing capability and support services to deliver these exciting therapies to medical teams around the world.

The Team:

You will be part of a newly formed business unit structure with responsibility to support the sales and marketing of mature, growth and launch brands. This role may report to a marketing manager within the unit or to the business unit manager.

The Role:

To support and enable all aspects of marketing activity within the business unit


  • Marketing support of a portfolio of products

  • First point of contact for sales team and customer queries and their appropriate resolution or escalation

  • Responsibility for defined marketing projects, supported by line manager

  • Budget – ensuring cross functional team budget is effectively administrated and tracked against plan highlighting any deviation(s)

  • Congress organisation and management (e.g. contracting, sponsorship agreements, stand design and materials, agency liaison)

  • Responsible Amgen Employee (RAE) for domestic and overseas sponsored meetings process

  • Promotional and internal team meeting logistics (liaison with vendors, hotels, flights, expenses, contracts and expenses)

  • Coordinates or supports in the delivery of multichannel activities e.g. Websites, email campaigns, print advertising and digital/hard copy promotional items for the cross functional team.

  • Takes lead on materials management (stock control, Prescribing Information updates, re-approvals, recalls, sales team orders etc)

  • Development of promotional materials as agreed and supported by line manager. This includes liaison with external agencies and the Amgen service centre.

  • Initiation and tracking of ZINC materials approval process

  • Supports the sales team with CRM queries and coordinates with CRM lead

  • Supports the BUM/ sales manager with CRM reporting and customer engagement metrics

Location: Office based (Santry, Dublin) but some travel may be required (e.g. field-visits, congress, company meetings and occasional visits to UK office)


Competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package including bonus scheme

Basic qualifications:

  • MII Professional Certificate or similar (or working towards)

  • Strong Experience with Microsoft office (Excel/Word/PP etc)

  • Numerical confidence - demonstrated aptitude to interpret data and trends

  • Scientific aptitude – demonstrated ability to understand scientific papers and concepts for example the mode of action of Amgen medicines

  • Proven organisational and communication skills

  • Experience of managing multiple projects and working under pressure

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Marketing/Business/Science graduate, or equivalently qualified by experience (eg. Marketing co-ordination with marketing qualification/interest)

  • Proven analytical skills

  • Experience of working within cross-functional team

  • Experience of working within regulated environment (ABPI/IPHA or similar)

  • Experience of working with multiple marketing communication channels