29 days old

Executive Director, Global Medical Platform Lead- Inflammation

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
  • Job Code
    133671762
Amgen

Job ID: R-115848
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

At Amgen, every challenge is an opportunity. And every opportunity brings the potential to change lives. Our shared mission-to serve patients-has driven our status as one of the world's preeminent biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Leverage your high-level expertise to lead and forge partnerships that advance the biotechnical and biopharmaceutical science that can turn the tide of serious, life-interrupting illnesses.

Executive Director, Global Medical Platform Lead- Inflammation

Live

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will lead Global Medical Affairs strategies for Amgen's Inflammation marketed products and pipeline assets. Drive development and execution of medical strategies to maximize Amgen's value proposition in alignment with product and franchise strategies.

This role will oversee the Inflammation Therapeutic Area (TA) platform and supervise a team of Global Medical Affairs Leads (GMALs) and US Medical Affairs Leads (USMLs). These GMALs and USMLs roles partner with (a) global product teams in creation and execution of global product strategy and (b) regional and country medical product leads in development and implementation of medical strategies that are integrated with regional and country product strategy. This role also will partner with cross-functional leadership responsible for advancing Amgen's early stage molecules and oversee strategies for evidence generation, scientific communication, and external engagement.

Responsibilities:
  • Lead the development of global medical strategies for multiple marketed products at different stages of the lifecycle and early pipeline assets in the Inflammation platform in partnership with cross-functional leaders in Global Development, Commercial, and other stakeholders
  • Manage, direct, and mentor product leads to ensure effective external stakeholder management, communication ( e.g. , clinical narrative framework, scientific platform, core content, congresses, and publications), evidence generation, medical education, and medical insights
  • Recruit, build, develop and mentor the Inflammation Medical Affairs teams
  • Provide medical strategic perspectives to key commercialization forums for Inflammation products
  • Provide input into strategies for ensuring access to innovative Inflammation products globally
  • Oversee resources and budget allocation necessary to deliver on Medical Affairs capabilities
  • Continue to enhance Amgen's reputation as a science-based, patient-focused partner

Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Medical Affairs professional we seek is a Leader with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:
  • MD or DO degree from an accredited medical school AND
  • 5 years of clinical research experience and/or basic science research combined with clinical teaching and patient care activitiesAND
  • US experience working for major multinational in matrix organization with demonstrated impact in medical and scientific affairs leadership role

Preferred Qualifications:
  • MD plus accredited fellowship in Rheumatology or Dermatology or related medical discipline, board certified, or board eligible
  • Extensive experience in the Inflammation therapeutic area
  • 10+ years of experience in the biopharmaceutical industry (biotech, pharmaceutical, or CRO), including Medical Affairs, Clinical Development, or Clinical Study Management
  • Ex-US Regional, Local and/or Global HQ experience working in a matrix organization of a major Pharmaceutical company
  • 5+ years of Medical Affairs experience, including collaborations with national health care systems, integrated delivery networks, accountable care organizations, and/or payers
  • Extensive knowledge of pharmaceutical product development, product lifecycle, and commercialization processes, including but not limited to, clinical operations, commercial, regulatory affairs, drug safety, and medical affairs
  • Knowledge of Good Clinical Practices (GCP) and global regulations and guidelines
  • Experience in a product launch environment
  • Finance, budgeting, and resource management experience
  • History of solving problems while exhibiting superior judgment and a balanced, realistic understanding of issues

Thrive

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.
  • Clear and disciplined strategic vision for the future that leverages superior-quality products, operational excellence and top-shelf-talent
  • 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

Amgen's Commitment to Our Staff

At Amgen, our mission is serving patients. Our staff are dedicated to pushing the boundaries of science to transform medicine and turn the tide on serious illnesses. Central to achieving this mission is our "people-first" philosophy. We recruit the best talent, build an environment that facilitates career growth, and provide staff with the opportunity to make significant contributions for patients and our business.

Consistent with our core leadership value of "Develops the Best Team," we are seeking leaders that prioritize the development of talent. As a manager, your priority and primary role is to accelerate the performance and development of your team. We expect managers to exemplify strong leadership and champion self-awareness and career development Ways that you will display your leadership acumen in this role include:
  • Mentoring, coaching, and developing staff to build highly-skilled, diverse, and inclusive teams
  • Fostering a positive and respectful work environment that encourages staff retention and motivates individuals to work toward common goals and priorities
  • Ensuring that staff understand how their efforts and contributions make a meaningful impact to the business
  • Growing core skills and capabilities among staff, particularly in learning agility, problem solving, strategic and creative thinking, flexibility, resilience, effective communication, prioritization, delivery of results, and continuous improvement
  • Making accurate evaluations of your team's skills and competencies and providing timely and respectful feedback, including direct delivery of difficult messages
  • Developing an understanding of your team's career objectives and serve as a thought-partner in their career development plans
  • Assisting staff with preparing for roles of growing responsibility and identifying new opportunities that expand their skills and align with their overall career objectives
  • Resolving critical gaps in the organization's internal capabilities and skillsets, including strategic external recruiting
  • Identifying diverse, qualified successors for key positions
  • Ensuring that direct reports who also lead people consistently demonstrate these same behaviors with their staff

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.

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

MEANINGFUL IMPACT. To serve patients. We are all deeply committed to our mission: to serve patients. And we all have opportunities to contribute to that mission in meaningful ways. This creates a powerful sense of shared purpose.

INNOVATIVE: Stretch yourself at the cutting edge. You're poised to have a high impact in the new Bio century, Amgen offers our people interesting and challenging work.

REPUTATION. Be behind world-renowned products and services. With our industry reputation and strong product pipeline, you can take pride in working at Amgen.

COLLABORATIVE. Work alongside the best. Be part of our highly talented, hard-working teams. Their spirit is what fuels our success.

REWARDING. Get a fair share in success. Everyone's contribution is recognized - and strong performance is rewarded.

Our culture is what makes Amgen a special place to work. We have a powerful shared purpose around our mission - to serve patients. We respect one another, recognize contributions, and have embedded collaboration, trust, empowerment and inclusion in all that we do.

We equip all our staff members to live well-rounded, healthy lives. Most recently, Amgen added benefits for transgender employees and continues to pride itself on industry-leading, family-friendly offerings for families of all compositions.

Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and uses 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.

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 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 accommodation.

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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Posted: 2021-04-09 Expires: 2021-05-10

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