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Amgen Accounting Manager, Financial Controls in Tampa, Florida


You’ve worked hard to become the professional you are today and are now ready to take the next step in your career. How will you put your skills, experience and passion to work toward your goals? 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, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Come do your best work alongside other innovative, driven professionals in this meaningful role.

Accounting Manager, Financial Controls


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will play a key role in the administration of execution of internal controls covering financial reporting. This position will work closely with both internal (Corp Audit) and external (Ernst & Young) auditors, and owners of SOX processes, to drive execution and compliance with SOX requirements.

Primary responsibilities will include the following:

Support various Finance teams (Accounting, Financial Planning and Analysis, Treasury, Corporate Audit, Source to Pay and Tax) in their SOX compliance efforts - including

  • Education and building of awareness on SOX requirements both Financial and IT Applications-related,

  • Helping with risk and control assessments considering both Financial and Technology-related risks and

  • Monitoring remediation of reported deficiencies.

  • Liaison with both external and internal auditors as they conduct SOX audits and facilitate auditors’ interaction with process owners

  • Help oversee the SOX certification process and the reporting of results to Finance and Accounting leadership

  • Manage outsourced & offshore accounting service provider team supporting the SOX certification and reporting process

  • Own the SOX Entity-Level controls process

  • Continue to use and implement technology solutions (primarily AuditBoard) to streamline the SOX certification and reporting process

  • Benchmark and monitor all developments in financial internal control guidance externally

  • Take on initiatives to analyze current process and identify/implement improvement opportunities

  • Be able to lead team members, providing coaching and setting strategic direction.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The accounting professional we seek is a manager with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 2 years of Accounting/Audit experience


Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of Accounting/Audit experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of Accounting/Audit experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of corporate or public accounting experience

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

  • Audit or Big 4 Public Accounting experience

  • SOX 404 Compliance experience on Financial and IT SOX requirements

  • Good working knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP)

  • Strong written, verbal communication, and presentation skills

  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving and organizational skills

  • Ability to work independently and ability to multi-task and establish priorities

  • Strong project management skills

  • Strong leadership skills

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint

  • Experience with SAP and BW, Hyperion, EDW applications


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

The annual base salary range for this opportunity in the U.S. is $89,395 -


In addition to the base salary, Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:

  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.

  • A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan

  • Stock-based long-term incentives

  • Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns

  • Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible

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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 cancers, 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.

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.

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