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Finance Associate

Amgen
Tampa, FL 33602
  • Job Code
    114955572
Amgen

Job ID: R-86523
Location: Tampa, FL, US 33602

As a member of the FIT (Financial Insights & Technology) team within Corporate Finance, this position will help provide financial, analytical and decision support to the Finance organization. This position will work closely with the Corporate & Functional Finance teams to help drive standardized reporting, as well as to help develop and deliver new reporting solutions, with an aim to provide our finance colleagues with improved insights, analytics, and transparency.

The Finance Associate will report to the Sr. Manager on the FIT team and will work out of Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, FL. At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients.Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the-art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

The FIT team was created to: (1) maintain and build upon the work/improvements enabled by the Delivering Financial Insights (DFI) initiative, (2) implement standardized reporting capabilities, (3) implement and maintain policies, processes and systems needed to drive an efficient and effective reporting environment and (4) explore new ways to evolve reporting, in the spirit of continuous improvement, to improve financial insights across the global finance organization.

This role will help to support a wide variety of analytical and financial activities across the Finance organization, which may include AFP/FTO programs, external spend analyses, business case development, and trend and opportunity analyses, and launches of new reporting solutions (i.e. tableau and others).

The position offers a great opportunity to gain insight into the financial profile of the entire organization and strategies across all of Amgen's business functions. This role will offer many opportunities for cross-functional engagements, as well as exposure to the global finance organization. The position is best suited for someone who is excited about improving the way we do finance at Amgen.

Basic Qualifications:

Bachelor's degree
OR
Associate's degree and 4 years of Finance experience
OR
High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Finance experience

Job Skills & Experience

Analytical & Technical Experience
  • MBA or CPA Preferred
  • Knowledge and experience in managing large and complex data sets
  • Comfort working with financial statements (U.S. GAAP)
  • Able to develop and think critically about approaches to solving large, complex quantitative problems
  • Able to be hypothesis-driven and gather necessary pieces of data to prove/disprove hypotheses
  • Is creative, tenacious, and resourceful in problem-solving. Is able to offer multiple approaches and appropriately execute the right level of detail and granularity for the problem/audience at hand
  • Able to draw strategic insight from analyses and effectively summarize and present insights based on the needs of the audience
  • Highly proficient with Excel and MS Office Suite, with demonstrated skill in automating and scaling up analyses across large data sets. Experience with Hyperion / Business Objects preferred
  • Experience with Tableau preferred
  • Experience with Alteryx or similar ETL applications preferred
  • Experience with SQL preferred
  • Ability to see beyond the detail to see the 'big picture', especially as it relates to providing useful solutions for our finance colleagues


Change management / Relationship management / Soft Skills
  • Able to motivate and influence others to accomplish ambiguous tasks, even without direct authority
  • Demonstrated success at facilitating processes for complex issues and partnering cross-functionally
  • Able to work in matrixed teams, across geographic and functional reporting lines
  • Able to own and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders
  • Compelling and persuasive communicator (verbal and written) with excellent interpersonal skills
  • Demonstrated track record of being a team player and providing versatility and flexibility to a team
  • Able to take ownership of processes/analyses where data may be unclear/ambiguous and drive them to completion
  • Able to adjust communications and messaging based on the seniority level of the audience


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.

The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.

Join Us

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.

PI114955572

<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-86523<br/><b>Location: </b>Tampa, FL, US 33602<br/><br/>As a member of the FIT (Financial Insights & Technology) team within Corporate Finance, this position will help provide financial, analytical and decision support to the Finance organization. This position will work closely with the Corporate & Functional Finance teams to help drive standardized reporting, as well as to help develop and deliver new reporting solutions, with an aim to provide our finance colleagues with improved insights, analytics, and transparency. <br><br>The Finance Associate will report to the Sr. Manager on the FIT team and will work out of Amgen's Capability Center in Tampa, FL. At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients.Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the-art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.<br><br>The FIT team was created to: (1) maintain and build upon the work/improvements enabled by the Delivering Financial Insights (DFI) initiative, (2) implement standardized reporting capabilities, (3) implement and maintain policies, processes and systems needed to drive an efficient and effective reporting environment and (4) explore new ways to evolve reporting, in the spirit of continuous improvement, to improve financial insights across the global finance organization. <br><br>This role will help to support a wide variety of analytical and financial activities across the Finance organization, which may include AFP/FTO programs, external spend analyses, business case development, and trend and opportunity analyses, and launches of new reporting solutions (i.e. tableau and others). <br><br>The position offers a great opportunity to gain insight into the financial profile of the entire organization and strategies across all of Amgen's business functions. This role will offer many opportunities for cross-functional engagements, as well as exposure to the global finance organization. The position is best suited for someone who is excited about improving the way we do finance at Amgen. <br><br><b>Basic Qualifications:</b> <br><br>Bachelor's degree<br>OR<br>Associate's degree and 4 years of Finance experience<br>OR<br>High school diploma / GED and 6 years of Finance experience<br><br><b>Job Skills & Experience</b> <br><br><b>Analytical & Technical Experience</b> <br><ul><li> MBA or CPA Preferred </li><li> Knowledge and experience in managing large and complex data sets </li><li> Comfort working with financial statements (U.S. GAAP) </li><li> Able to develop and think critically about approaches to solving large, complex quantitative problems </li><li> Able to be hypothesis-driven and gather necessary pieces of data to prove/disprove hypotheses </li><li> Is creative, tenacious, and resourceful in problem-solving. Is able to offer multiple approaches and appropriately execute the right level of detail and granularity for the problem/audience at hand </li><li> Able to draw strategic insight from analyses and effectively summarize and present insights based on the needs of the audience </li><li> Highly proficient with Excel and MS Office Suite, with demonstrated skill in automating and scaling up analyses across large data sets. Experience with Hyperion / Business Objects preferred </li><li> Experience with Tableau preferred </li><li> Experience with Alteryx or similar ETL applications preferred </li><li> Experience with SQL preferred </li><li> Ability to see beyond the detail to see the 'big picture', especially as it relates to providing useful solutions for our finance colleagues </li></ul><br><br><b>Change management / Relationship management / Soft Skills</b> <br><ul><li> Able to motivate and influence others to accomplish ambiguous tasks, even without direct authority </li><li> Demonstrated success at facilitating processes for complex issues and partnering cross-functionally </li><li> Able to work in matrixed teams, across geographic and functional reporting lines </li><li> Able to own and strengthen relationships with key stakeholders </li><li> Compelling and persuasive communicator (verbal and written) with excellent interpersonal skills </li><li> Demonstrated track record of being a team player and providing versatility and flexibility to a team </li><li> Able to take ownership of processes/analyses where data may be unclear/ambiguous and drive them to completion </li><li> Able to adjust communications and messaging based on the seniority level of the audience <br><br></li></ul><br>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.<br><br>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.<br><br>The invaluable contributions of our talented Tampa team will help us develop the vital and innovative medicines that treat serious illness and unmet medical needs around the globe.<br><br>Join Us <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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. <br> <br> 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.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/LYW2l6SqjQlNFB74iq27g"> <p>PI114955572</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-30 Expires: 2019-11-30

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