Amgen Global Marketing Senior Manager, Oncology (Early Pipeline) in Thousand Oaks, California

The Global Marketing Senior Manager will have responsibility for executing against key strategic marketing initiatives to support the early oncology portfolio, as well as the global marketing lead for one or more programs within the pipeline. Specific areas of responsibility include partnering with commercial excellence early oncology team to lead appropriate market research and insights generation projects to support development of portfolio, disease-state, and asset level strategies from pre-Product Team (PT) to E2L stages. The role will report to and assist the Director in preparing for various governance portals and liaise with cross-functional colleagues, vendors, PT members and archetype country New Product Development Leads to drive portal readiness.

Key responsibilities include:

Participate in (and lead) a variety of oncology strategic marketing projects covering Amgen's portfolio of immune-oncology programs.

Support effective progression of programs from one stage to another using disease state research, development of Patient Flows, SOC evolution, Competitive landscape and scenarios, TPPs (product profiles), forecasts, and generation of strategic options to maximize program value and return.

Leverage deep customer, marketplace and competitor insights for oncology to create and/or support the creation of differentiated product and disease-state strategies.

Partner with archetype country marketing to provide global perspectives and elicit/integrate regional insights into global strategies.

Oversight of third party partners to develop, track, and overall manage project budgets.

Contribute to the development of various molecules' Global Commercial Plan and Global Fact-book, as appropriate.

Develop and maintain OL lists with program and indication orientation and support the Director in building strong relationships and gaining OL insights that help shape strategies

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 1 year of Marketing experience


Master's degree and 4 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 2 years of Marketing experience


Bachelor's degree and 6 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 3 years of Marketing experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 5 years of Marketing experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 6 years of Marketing experience

Preferred Qualifications

5+ years of biotech/pharmaceutical industry experience with strong experience in strategy development/consulting, and multiple facets of drug commercialization

Oncology therapeutic area experience (marketing and/or scientific) with recognized depth in industry, technical and competitive dynamics that shape future oncology markets and needs

Strong interpersonal skills with demonstrated ability to work and influence effectively within a matrix structure.

Demonstrated ability to work with cross-functional partners to develop impactful program strategies that are based on market insights

Knowledge of and experience in working with discovery research and clinical teams.

Strong leadership skills, including ability to influence teams with diverse backgrounds.

Strong competitive mindset, including ability to champion ideas, make decisions and focus on results

Excellent written, analytical and verbal communication skills

Strong business judgment and emotional intelligence

Act as a role model for others in line with Amgen values

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

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.