Amgen US Medical Communications Manager - Inflammation in Thousand Oaks, California
In our mission to serve patients, speed is absolutely critical. We're rapidly expanding our hiring initiatives and are excited to unite with the most passionate and brilliant scientific minds who want to join our team - working toward our mission of advancing high potential programs for patients around the world.
Reporting to the Inflammation and Nephrology US Medical Communications (Medcom) team lead, the successful candidate will be responsible for the development of 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. The US Medcom team works closely with cross-functional partners including US Medical Leads and Global Medcom team and is responsible for the development of high quality and high impact US resources that communicate the science and data on Amgen's Inflammation portfolio. Key responsibilities include:
Develop de novo US scientific resources and/or regionalize global medical communications resources
Monitor and analyze medical insights to inform development of scientific and medical resources
Drive and/or support strategy and scientific content development for scientific meetings, including execution of congress deliverables, disease state education programs and developing/adapting scientific content for online resources
Drive and/or support strategy and scientific content development for advisory boards
Review promotional and educational materials for scientific accuracy as part of the Material Approval and Compliance (MAC) process
Develop disease state resources that educate on topics relevant to the therapeutic area
Respond to escalations from the US call center to help address external customer questions regarding Amgen products and pipeline molecules relevant to the therapeutic area
Understand US regulatory landscape and apply expertise to development of scientific resources
Manage project-associated budgets and vendors
Some travel may be required - approximately 10-20%.
Master's degree and 3 years of clinical, academic, or industry experience
Bachelor's degree and years of clinical, academic, or industry experience
PharmD, PhD, MD, or DO with one or more years of relevant 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 areas 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 of strategic execution 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 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.