Amgen Dir Clinical Study Planning in Thousand Oaks, California

Role Description:

  • Global role in Global Development Operations(GDO),

based in Thousand Oaks or the UK

Responsible for:

  • Oversee the overall clinical study planning, reporting, project management and resource forecasting of clinical trial activities according to the overall portfolio strategy

  • Developing strong relationships with Sr. Management in influencing the planning, management, andreporting of program activities at the R&D level of the Amgen enterprise

  • Leading process improvement efforts as it relates to project management and resourcing activities supporting clinicaltrial execution

  • Capturing and reporting metrics and key study execution-related performancedata

  • Champion clinical study planning and resource forecasting value proposition to organization - able to interpret organizational strategy and clearly align and articulate team'scontribution

  • Drive and influence strategy of project and capacity management software, systems and databases, as well as querytools

  • Foster career development and talent management

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 4 years of clinical experience

OR

Master's degree and 8 years of clinical experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 10 years of clinical experience AND

4 years of direct managerial and/or leadership experience

Preferred Qualifications

PhD, PharmD, Master's Degree

11 years work experience in life sciences or medically related field, including

8 years of biopharmaceutical clinical product development (clinical research or clinical operations experience obtained at a biotech, pharmaceutical or CRO company)

Previous management experience of direct reports, including management level

staff

Extensive experience in clinical project management

PMP Certification

Knowledge

  • Deep knowledge of clinical trials planning and execution

  • Detailed understanding of project and timeline management practices within the pharmaceutical industry

  • Business process and systems management

  • Process management tools; change management tools

For Uk

Basic Qualifications

BA/BS/BSc or RN

Extensive work experience in life sciences or medically related field, including broad biopharmaceutical clinical product development (clinical research or clinical operations experience obtained at a biotech, pharmaceutical or CRO company)

Previous management experience of direct reports, including management level

staff

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD, PharmD, Master's Degree

  • Extensive experience in clinical project management

  • PMP Certification

Knowledge

  • Deep knowledge of clinical trials planning and execution

  • Detailed understanding of project and timeline management practices within the pharmaceutical industry

  • Business process and systems management

  • Process management tools; change management tools

  • Doctorate degree & 4 years of directly related experience OR

  • Master's degree & 8 years of directly related experience OR

  • Bachelor's degree & 10 years of directly related experience AND

  • 4 years of direct managerial and/or leadership experience

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.