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Amgen Global Medical Communications Manager - Inflammation in Thousand Oaks, California

Amgen provides a collaborative and creative culture in a company with a strong track record of innovation. Our culture encourages open dialogue and diverse views to land on the best solutions, and we help ensure our staff are equipped to excel today and tomorrow.

Reporting to the Global Medical Communications Inflammation Platform Lead, the candidate will be responsible for communicating scientific information on Amgen marketed products and disease states within the Inflammation therapeutic area to the healthcare community, enabling informed decision making for efficient patient care and access to Amgen products, through the development of Global/US scientific and medical communication resources including but not limited to slide decks, clinical/scientific FAQs and medical information letters for Amgen’s Inflammation portfolio. This position offers an opportunity to work in a matrix environment with global and US cross-functional partners, that are passionate about supporting Amgen’s scientific programs.

Key responsibilities include:

Contribute to development of Global Core Content (GCC) deliverables based on annual GCC plan & timelines

Appropriately utilize system of record (i.e., VOLT) for GCC collaboration, review, and approval steps

Ensure accuracy of scientific content

Support regional counterparts by serving as a point of contact for specific deliverables/projects

Develop US scientific resources and/or regionalize GCC for Medical Science Liaison (MSL) resources

Understand US regulatory landscape and apply expertise to development of scientific resources

Monitor and analyze medical insights to inform development of scientific content

Drive and/or support strategy and scientific content development for scientific meetings, including congress deliverables, disease state education programs and developing/adapting scientific content for digital platforms

Drive and/or support strategy and scientific content development for advisory boards

Develop and maintain Medical Information standard response documents related to Amgen Inflammation

Support responses to global and US complex Medical Information case escalations

Analyze medical literature to inform medical strategies and tactics

Effectively manage use of vendors for content development and manage project-associated budgets

Some travel may be required — approximately 10-20%.

Basic Requirements

Doctorate degree

OR

Master’s degree and 3 years of clinical, academic or industry experience

OR

Bachelor’s degree and 5 years of clinical, academic or industry experience

OR

Associate’s degree and 10 years of clinical, academic or industry experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of clinical, academic or industry experience

Preferred Requirements

  • PharmD, PhD, MD, or DO with one or more years of experience in clinical research, patient care, Medical/Scientific Affairs, and/or basic research (Other doctorate degrees may be considered)

  • Prior experience in Medical Affairs or Clinical Development within the biopharmaceutical industry, and/or clinical or research experience in the area of Inflammation

  • An understanding of the pharmaceutical commercialization process and knowledge of the regulatory and legal guidelines affecting promotion of prescription products

  • Aptitude in writing and presenting on scientific and clinical data

  • Excellent communication (written and verbal), interpersonal, organizational, time management, and project planning skills with strong ability for self-direction

  • Demonstrated track record in a matrix environment with limited supervision

  • The ability to work in teams and interface in a dynamic environment across corporate functions

  • Understanding of disease landscape and clinical data to enable critical analysis of scientific literature and communicate implications cross-functionally

  • Prior experience of successfully managing consultants and vendors

  • Strong computer and database skills, particularly with Microsoft Office products

We understand that to successfully sustain and grow as a global enterprise and deliver for patients — we must ensure a diverse and inclusive work environment.

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology 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.

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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 cancer, 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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