Amgen

Tax Mgr

Employer
Amgen
Location
Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Posted
Sep 14, 2019
Ref
R-83184
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
Job Summary

Amgen seeks a Manager, Transfer Pricing Operations, a position that reports to the Director of Transfer Pricing and participates in all aspects of running the company's worldwide transfer pricing function.

Amgen's transfer pricing function is a critical, SOX-controlled process and a key input to the company's tax rate calculation.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform periodic forecasts, monitor affiliate profit and establish transfer prices for intercompany transactions
  • Prepare and review various transfer pricing studies, documentation and intercompany agreements relating to the company's U.S. and certain international regions
  • Implement the company's transfer pricing policies and provide guidance to Treasury, Cost Accounting and other members of the Finance organization with respect to intercompany transactions
  • Perform regular analytical analyses to anticipate and resolve issues and create efficiencies in the transfer pricing operations processes
  • Update Transfer Pricing policies and procedures
  • Provide support to (i) Tax Audit in connection with domestic and international tax controversy, (ii) Tax Planning in connection with transactions and special projects, and (iii) Tax Provision in connection tax rate calculations


BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

Doctorate degree
OR
Master's degree and 2 years of Transfer Pricing, Cost Accounting and/or Intercompany Accounting experience
OR
Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Transfer Pricing, Cost Accounting and/or Intercompany Accounting experience
OR
Associates degree and 10 years of Transfer Pricing, Cost Accounting and/or Intercompany Accounting experience
OR
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Transfer Pricing, Cost Accounting and/or Intercompany Accounting experience

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • A Bachelor's Degree in Economics, Accounting or Finance
  • Advanced degree or CPA preferred
  • At least 4 years of experience in Transfer Pricing and/or Cost Accounting from a Big Four Accounting firm, a specialty consulting firm and/or a multinational corporation
  • Broad background in Transfer Pricing, including documentation studies and transfer pricing modeling
  • Broad background in Accounting, including Cost Accounting and Intercompany Accounting
  • Proficiency in financial systems and tools (SAP, Hyperion, etc.) and Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint
  • Experience with pharmaceutical, biotech or high-tech industry is preferred
  • Knowledge of U.S. taxation of international transactions is a plus
  • Be an experienced and result-oriented tax professional who functions in a fast-paced environment with a minimum of guidance
  • Have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Possess excellent analytical, technology and communication skills
  • Demonstrate strong organizational and project management skills


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.

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.

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.