Amgen Marketing Sr Manager, Access Marketing in Thousand Oaks, California

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team working on a product launch with the Neuroscience Business Unit. As a member of the US Value & Access team, the Senior Manager position is part of the Reimbursement Access and Value (RAV) team and will report to the Access Marketing Director. This role is responsible for the development and execution of the access tools, resources and field training programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Lead development and execution of Access Marketing resources to support the Neuroscience Business Unit

  • Develop tools and training such as access materials for HCPs, patient support services materials, etc.

  • Responsible for strategy, messaging, creative development and execution of access materials and resources

  • Lead for Business Unit sales meetings, new hire and other training, develop access training content

  • Manage agencies and vendors including print production management

  • Manage program budgets and monitor performance

  • Coordinate and execute market research

  • Work cross functionally with Brand Marketing, Operations, Sales Training, BAI market research, etc.

  • Work with internal partners to ensure all programs meet Amgen legal, regulatory, and compliance standards

  • Material Approval and Compliance (MAC) lead on materials and resource submissions

  • Serve as an advisor to the field teams on access support services and resources

Basic Qualifications:

  • Doctorate degree and (2 years of Marketing and/or Sales Management experience) OR (2 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 1 year of Marketing experience)

  • Master's degree and (4 years of Marketing and/or Sales Management experience) OR (4 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 2 years of Marketing experience)

  • Bachelor's degree and (6 years of Marketing and/or Sales Management experience) OR (6 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 3 years of Marketing experience)

  • Associate's degree and (10 years of Marketing and/or Sales Management experience) OR (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 Management experience) OR (12 years of Marketing and/or Sales including 6 years of Marketing experience)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years marketing experience in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology or healthcare space

  • 2+ years pharmaceutical or biotechnology sales experience

  • Knowledge of the US access and payer environments, coverage and reimbursement, patient support services

  • Strategic development experience including developing access marketing strategy, message development, campaign development, etc.

  • Demonstrated ability to develop high impact resources aligned to overall brand strategy

  • Highly experienced project manager, has led and managed suite of projects from concept to completion

  • Agency and vendor management experience, print production expertise

  • Demonstrated self-starter, ability to work under limited supervision and prioritize a diverse workload of projects and ensure flawless execution

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills; ability to clearly and effectively present information

  • Advanced skills in PowerPoint and Excel; highly experienced in developing strategic slide presentations

  • Quick learner, takes initiative, goal oriented and results driven

  • Experience working with key internal and external partners, establishing, communicating and managing teams to timelines and project targets

  • Strong leadership and ability to drive influence across stakeholders to set direction and align work efforts

  • Strong interpersonal skills, negotiation skills, active listening, and relationship management skills

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.