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Amgen Associate Oncology Pricing (US-Remote) in Thousand Oaks, California


You’ve earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you’ve worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. 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. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Associate Oncology Pricing


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be a key member of the U.S. Value & Access organization responsible for supporting the development and execution of the pricing and contracting strategies to achieve and maintain pricing goals. This individual will report to the Senior Manager and engage with subject matter experts and execute quantitative and qualitative pricing/contracting analyses to support the contacting strategy across Amgen’s Oncology portfolio.

  • Support modeling and analytics related to Latest Estimate Discount Rate (LEDR) process, pricing and contracting scenarios, contract decisions, LEDR and LRS management

  • Capture, analyze and synthesize cross-functional information across a variety of sources to support scenario-planning and customer insight development.

  • In this dynamic and fast-paced environment, the candidate will support the contracting teams for coverage and pricing negotiations, specifically for oncology products

  • Will interact cross functionally with Value Strategy & Marketing, Patient Access, Ecosystems & Insights, Sales, Brand Marketing, Government Affairs, Trade & Distribution, Business Unit Leadership, Finance, Accounting, and Legal.

  • Support pre-deal analytics to determine viability, profitability and recommendations regarding future coverage scenarios

  • Support dashboard activities

  • Support portfolio projects as necessary, including long range forecast planning, cross product deal models and tracking

  • Support slide deck/materials development for key strategic meetings as needed

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with internal partners; seeks consensus and provides ongoing support to address business needs

  • Constructively challenge teams by providing disconfirming information and encouraging innovative problem solving


What we expect of you

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

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's Degree


Associate’s degree and 4 years of commercial contracting, pricing, finance, accounting, analytical and/or sales operations experience


High school diploma / GED and 6 years of commercial contracting, pricing, finance, accounting, analytical and/or sales operations experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Two years of experience in data analytics, sales & marketing, finance/accounting, contracts or project management

  • Experience in a pharmaceutical/biotech environment

  • Demonstrated track record of increasing responsibility

  • Very Intermediate to advanced MS Excel skills

  • strong computer & MS Office skills

  • Intermediate to advanced MS Excel skills

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Communicates effectively within department.

  • High attention to detail/reporting accuracy, while also able to focus on the overall problem/solution

  • Translates high volumes of data into meaningful information to support key business decisions

  • Identifies and implements process improvement opportunities

  • Complex problem-solving capability that identifies problems within the department and develops solutions from a strategic and operational perspective

  • Completes projects and works with Manager to develop prioritization and completion timeframes for multiple assignments

  • Self-motivates and owns a project from inception to completion

  • Thinks strategically (can see the big picture) while delivering results at the appropriate level of detail

  • Tolerance and navigating through ambiguous situations

  • Strong presentation skills

  • Can effectively articulate and contribute to meetings with Coverage & Pricing attendees with some managerial support

  • Great teammate, looks for ways to support team members

  • Ability to take the initiative, problem solve, work independently, and exercise appropriate business judgment.

  • Strong investigative, and organizational skills to prioritize multiple competing interests.

  • Data monitoring, analysis and validation skills

  • Effectively represents their team in a complex matrix organization with cross-functional groups

  • Ability to Interpret and apply regulations associated with relevant legal issues


Some of the vast rewards of working here

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

  • A 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—with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor

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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.

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