Amgen Staff Relations Manager - Investigations in Thousand Oaks, California
Amgen is seeking a Staff Relations Manager - Investigations who will work in our Staff Relations group. The Staff Relations Manager will report to the Staff Relations Investigations Lead and will work out of Amgen’s Thousand Oaks Campus, supporting our colleagues throughout the United States.
Staff Relations is a specialized Human Resources function in the U.S. and Puerto Rico. Staff Relations investigators investigate potential violations of Amgen’s Human Resources policies.
Independently conduct internal HR investigations, determine findings, and prepare all required documentation
Identify relevant investigation issues, potential evidence, and investigative actions
Plan, schedule and conduct effective interviews of complainants, subjects, and witnesses
Gather and review relevant evidence and records
Analyze information collected from witnesses and evidence and reach timely and well-reasoned conclusions
Effectively assess witness credibility
Create professional, well-drafted investigation records, including investigation plans and summaries
Report investigation findings to HR colleagues and business leaders in a clear, concise manner
Maintain confidentiality and sensitivity to all issues, and conduct investigations in an unbiased manner
Master’s degree and 2 years of Human Resources Investigations experience
Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of Human Resources Investigations experience
Associate’s degree and 10 years of Human Resources Investigations experience
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Human Resources Investigations experience
Previous experience in an HR investigations role
Demonstrated ability to learn and fairly apply company policy, internal HR procedures, investigation procedures, and regulatory guidelines within scope of duties
Ability to maintain and report on confidential information in an appropriate manner
In-depth knowledge of federal and state laws governing employment and labor (Equal Employment Opportunity, Americans with Disabilities Act, National Labor Relations, etc.)
Awareness of emerging HR compliance issues, internally and externally, and the implications to the company
Prior experience interfacing with government enforcement agencies (Equal Employment Opportunity Commission, Fair Employment Agencies, Department of Labor, etc.)
Ability to conduct research and present findings in an organized manner
Demonstrated ability to exercise independent judgment and establish and maintain working relationships with a variety of individuals and groups
Proven ability to manage conflicting priorities and organize time
Ability to manage a heavy workload and complete tasks in a timely manner, balancing high quality and efficiency
Excellent communication skills: written/oral/listening
Proven ability to manage difficult conversations and interactions
Demonstrated customer service/client orientation
Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint; E-mail (Outlook) and Internet
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.
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.