Amgen

Portfolio Analytics Senior Manager

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Aug 09, 2019
Ref
R-80976
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time
The Portfolio Analytics Senior Manager, based out of our global headquarters in Thousand Oaks, CA, will report into the Executive Director of Commercialization, Program & Portfolio Management.

The Portfolio Analytics Senior Manager's primary role will be to guide Amgen's Product Teams through development of strategic alternatives, balancing risk/opportunity and making trade-off decisions, and to contribute to the assessment, optimization and prioritization of the overall portfolio on a periodic basis to impact trade-off decisions

The Portfolio Analytics Senior Manager is specifically responsible for:
  • Ensures consistency across pipeline / project valuation inputs that are aligned across functions
  • Integrates and communicates the value, cost, and risk implications of product development alternatives and recommendations
  • Supports development of strategy by conducting internal pipeline assessments, forecasting portfolio productivity and throughput, and identifying potential pipeline gaps
  • Supports portfolio prioritization process by leveraging relevant measures of cost, risk, and value
  • Drives improvements and enhance consistency in Amgen's product valuation methods, policies, and tools, integrating more decision analysis methods and creative analytical approaches
  • Supports evolution of Amgen's portfolio management framework through effective process design, problem solving, and change management efforts


Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree and 2 years of clinical development and/or regulatory issues and/or market dynamics experience within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry

OR

Master's degree and 4 years of clinical development and/or regulatory issues and/or market dynamics experience within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry

OR

Bachelor's degree and 6 years of clinical development and/or regulatory issues and/or market dynamics experience within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry

OR

Associate's degree and 10 years of clinical development and/or regulatory issues and/or market dynamics experience within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry

OR

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of clinical development and/or regulatory issues and/or market dynamics experience within the pharmaceutical and/or biotech industry

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Advanced degree in business
  • 5+ years in biotech / pharma or life sciences management doing project portfolio management, strategic planning, resource management, decision sciences, and / or financial planning
  • Proficient in decision analysis and probabilistic modeling methods
  • Ability to modulate communications based on target audience
  • Experience leading multi-disciplinary teams
  • Demonstrates high creativity; is largely self-directed, able to work with some supervision, and function effectively on multidisciplinary teams, both as participant and leader
  • Strong executive presence with senior leaders including the ability to communicate effectively on a prepared and ad-hoc basis
  • Develops strong working relationships with key stakeholders
  • Action and results-oriented individual
  • Demonstrates excellent interpersonal communication skills, self-confidence, decisiveness
  • Advocates strategic positions in the face of uncertainty
  • Comfortable with ambiguous work assignments and experience managing change in a complex, matrix organization
  • Team oriented player with strong work ethic


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.