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Project Manager - Inflammation, Bone, and Nephrology

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    116988856
Amgen

Job ID: R-91388
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Project Manager (PM), based out of our global headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA supports the cross-functional drug development and commercialization activities of pipeline or inline products at Amgen. The PM will be report into the Director of Global Program Management.

The Project Manager drives the development and manages the execution of high quality, project plans in support of the overall program strategy for assigned work packages within the cross-functional sub-teams called Work Package Teams (WPTs). The WPTs include 1) Evidence Generation Teams (EGTs) that are focused on clinical development activities 2) Product Delivery Teams (PDTs) that are focused on operations/manufacturing activities 3) Insights & Brand Platform Teams (IBPTs) that are focused on global marketing, pricing, access, and reimbursement activities.

The Project Manager applies project management best practices in the development, initiation, planning, execution, control and closing of projects.

The Project Manager is specifically responsible for:
  • Partners with functional leads to develop high quality, project plans for deliverables within the cross-functional work package teams that are aligned with the overall program strategy
  • Identifies key deliverables for each function and their inter-dependencies
  • Ensures cross-functional alignment and accountability
  • Identifyies project issues or resource gaps and facilitating resolution
  • Drives decision making using Amgen's DAI framework
  • Monitors and communicates project progress and variance through timeline management
  • Supports risk management and scenario planning for product teams
  • Develops and monitors project deliverables within the work package teams
  • Documents issues, decisions and action items
  • Escalates project issues to Global Program Manager (GPM) or Work Package Team Senior Program Manager, as appropriate
  • Implements decisions from the Product Team (in conjunction with Work Package team lead and Team Senior PM)
  • Coordinates activities with external business partners and alliances, where applicable; contributing to partnership contract deliverables
  • Develops deliverables status summaries inform management
  • Produces communication plans for product work packages
  • Serves as a single point of contact for the project management of assigned work packages.
  • Provides project information to GPM and/or SPM / Work Package Team Lead for incorporation into commercialization deliverables and program timelines
  • Provides project information at work package team meetings and to other stakeholders
  • Supports work package communication across functions and regions
  • Participates in special department, cross-functional, or team projects
  • Applies best practice project management to Amgen's global commercialization process


Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree

OR

Master's degree and 2 years of Project Management experience

OR

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Project Management experience

OR

Associate's degree and 10 years of Project Management experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Advanced degree or strong demonstration of equivalent combination of relevant educational and professional training
  • Experience in leading cross-functional teams
  • Experience in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field
  • Experience in a drug development Project Management role
  • Drug development knowledge with awareness of key functions which may include Research, Pre-Clinical, Clinical, Manufacturing, Commercial and Regulatory
  • Experience using Project Management tools, methodologies, practices and infrastructure, as related to the Biopharmaceutical Industry


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.

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.

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<b>Amgen</b><br/><br/><b>Job ID: </b>R-91388<br/><b>Location: </b>Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360<br/><br/>The Project Manager (PM), based out of our global headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA supports the cross-functional drug development and commercialization activities of pipeline or inline products at Amgen. The PM will be report into the Director of Global Program Management.<br><br>The Project Manager drives the development and manages the execution of high quality, project plans in support of the overall program strategy for assigned work packages within the cross-functional sub-teams called Work Package Teams (WPTs). The WPTs include 1) Evidence Generation Teams (EGTs) that are focused on clinical development activities 2) Product Delivery Teams (PDTs) that are focused on operations/manufacturing activities 3) Insights & Brand Platform Teams (IBPTs) that are focused on global marketing, pricing, access, and reimbursement activities.<br><br>The Project Manager applies project management best practices in the development, initiation, planning, execution, control and closing of projects.<br><br>The Project Manager is specifically responsible for: <br><ul><li>Partners with functional leads to develop high quality, project plans for deliverables within the cross-functional work package teams that are aligned with the overall program strategy</li><li>Identifies key deliverables for each function and their inter-dependencies</li><li>Ensures cross-functional alignment and accountability</li><li>Identifyies project issues or resource gaps and facilitating resolution</li><li>Drives decision making using Amgen's DAI framework</li><li>Monitors and communicates project progress and variance through timeline management</li><li>Supports risk management and scenario planning for product teams</li><li>Develops and monitors project deliverables within the work package teams</li><li>Documents issues, decisions and action items</li><li>Escalates project issues to Global Program Manager (GPM) or Work Package Team Senior Program Manager, as appropriate</li><li>Implements decisions from the Product Team (in conjunction with Work Package team lead and Team Senior PM)</li><li>Coordinates activities with external business partners and alliances, where applicable; contributing to partnership contract deliverables</li><li>Develops deliverables status summaries inform management</li><li>Produces communication plans for product work packages</li><li>Serves as a single point of contact for the project management of assigned work packages.</li><li>Provides project information to GPM and/or SPM / Work Package Team Lead for incorporation into commercialization deliverables and program timelines</li><li>Provides project information at work package team meetings and to other stakeholders</li><li>Supports work package communication across functions and regions</li><li>Participates in special department, cross-functional, or team projects</li><li>Applies best practice project management to Amgen's global commercialization process</li></ul><br><br>Basic Qualifications: <br><br>Doctorate degree<br><br>OR<br><br>Master's degree and 2 years of Project Management experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Project Management experience<br><br>OR<br><br>Associate's degree and 10 years of Project Management experience<br><br>OR<br><br>High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Project Management experience<br><br>Preferred Qualifications: <br><ul><li>Advanced degree or strong demonstration of equivalent combination of relevant educational and professional training</li><li>Experience in leading cross-functional teams</li><li>Experience in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field</li><li>Experience in a drug development Project Management role</li><li>Drug development knowledge with awareness of key functions which may include Research, Pre-Clinical, Clinical, Manufacturing, Commercial and Regulatory</li><li>Experience using Project Management tools, methodologies, practices and infrastructure, as related to the Biopharmaceutical Industry<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>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/Z4VV2jT1AO5PCxqmIbXn4"> <p>PI116988856</p>

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Posted: 2020-01-10 Expires: 2020-02-10

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