Amgen Business Analysis & Info Mgr, Global Forecasting in Thousand Oaks, California

The Business Analysis and Information (BAI) Manager will support Global forecasting for key Oncology products. This role reports to the Global Forecast & Analytics Director, Oncology.

This person will:

  • Prepare and present forecasts for pipeline products and potential in-licensing products.

  • Perform analyses and assessments that include market size, penetration, market dynamics and potential revenue.

  • Coordinate with Global Marketing, BAI and cross-functional teams to develop forecasting inputs and assumptions.

  • Develop and manage Brand Plan and Long Range Plan (LRP) forecasts, and ad-hoc forecasting requests independently

  • Work with clients in the assigned team(s) to develop service level agreements outlining forecasting requirements and deliverables.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree OR

  • Master's degree and 2 years of analytics experienceOR

  • Bachelor's degree and 4 years of analytics experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree (MS/MBA)

  • Bachelor's degree in economics, finance, mathematics, or statistics

  • 5+ years of forecasting, market research, or business analytics experience

  • Strong oral, written and presentation skills; able to explain complex concepts clearly to a variety of audiences

  • Strong project management skills-able to organize and complete multiple projects efficiently and on time

  • Demonstrated analytical skills combined with a client service orientation

  • Ability to work collaboratively in team-based environment

  • Good understanding of the latest developments in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, and unmet medical needs and opportunities in the assigned therapeutic area

  • Strong modeling skills, experience with advanced spreadsheets

  • Experience with quantitative techniques including smoothing, regression, time series analysis, and simulation

  • Broad, working knowledge of commonly used bio-pharmaceutical industry databases

  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically to support key business decisions

  • Business analytics or forecasting or financial modeling experience in the bio-pharmaceutical or other healthcare industries.

  • Business analytics or forecasting experience with a consulting firm.

  • Experience within the oncology therapeutic area.

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.