Amgen Publications Sr Manager in Thousand Oaks, California
HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?
If you feel like you’re part of something bigger, it’s because you are. At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It’s time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.
Publications Sr Manager
What you will do
Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will provide leadership and expertise in publication planning and execution within the Oncology Therapeutic Area (TA). This role is responsible for working with large cross-functional teams to communicate Amgen’s scientific data through high quality peer-reviewed publications to the global healthcare community, enabling informed decision making for optimal patient care and access to Amgen products.
Align with key partners (e.g. clinical development, global medical affairs) to develop product communication strategy for publications and key tier 1 congresses
Conduct and manage disease and product landscape analyses to guide publications strategy
Partner with cross-functional areas including Research and Development (R&D), Global Health Economics (GHE), Center for Observational Research (CFOR), Discovery Research, Legal, Regulatory, and Commercial to develop and execute the Publication Plan
Collaborate closely with internal and external partners, including writers, business partners, and vendors, to execute impactful publications that align with the teams’ strategy and communication objectives
Engage and collaborate with external authors, investigators, and congresses to discuss and plan publication content
Manage effective external relationships with business partners
Manage publication development timelines and content development of abstracts, posters, oral presentations, and manuscripts
Ensure compliance with Amgen publication policy and external publication guidelines
Oversight of outsourcing budget and vendors who assist with analyses and publication content development
Maintain knowledge of published literature in relevant therapeutic areas
Partner with the Global Core Content (GCC) lead to lead development of product medical communication strategy, and ensure relevant publication content is incorporated into global scientific communications for the product
Support key scientific congresses and meetings
Provide oncology publications team with education and training on publication processes and best practices
Occasional travel may be required; up to 10%.
Additional responsibilities may include:
Management and mentoring of staff
Support the management and prioritization of publication budgets and allocation of writing resources across products
Contribute to the development of cross-functional deliverables (eg, serves as a key partner to the Medical Platform Head in the development of the Platform Medical Plan)
Lead or participate in critical functional or cross-functional initiatives
What we expect of you
We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The dynamic professional we seek is a go-getter with these qualifications.
Doctorate degree & 2 years of directly related experience
Master’s degree & 6 years of directly related experience
Bachelor’s degree & 8 years of directly related experience
PhD, MD, PharmD, with 4+ years of Clinical Development/Medical Affairs/Regulatory experience in the biopharmaceutical sector
Excellent communication (written and verbal), interpersonal, organizational, time management, and project management/planning skills
Strong writing and presentation skills
Demonstrated ability to provide strategic input to senior leadership and influence decision making, particularly on topics regarding publication planning, data dissemination, and data disclosure requirements
Demonstrated record of executing strategically and tactically in a highly matrixed environment working with cross-functional, dynamic teams
Clear understanding of current publication environment, ICMJE, GPP3, and other global guidelines related to publications, scientific data communication, and transparency standards
Ability to champion collaborative relationships with relevant partner groups to enable development of robust and executable publication plans
Experience in publication planning
Experience in medical writing and/or managing external publication vendors and medical writers
Understanding of clinical trial design and execution, statistical methods, and clinical trial data reporting requirements
Strong computer and database skills, particularly with Microsoft Office products and Data-vision
What you can expect of us
As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, so we work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.
Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act
Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits
for a career that defies imagination
In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.
Equal Opportunity Statement
Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.
We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Please contact us to request an accommodation.
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.
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