Commercial Strategy & Analytics Manager, Payer Analytics

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Feb 05, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

You've earned your degree. How will you use that achievement to reach your goals? Do more with the knowledge you've worked hard to acquire and the passion you already have. At Amgen, our shared mission-to serve patients-drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world's leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Become the professional you are meant to be in this meaningful role.

Commercial Strategy & Analytics Manager, Payer Analytics

What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will have responsibility for analytics relating to managed care/organized customers and help shape payer & IDN strategies across Amgen Portfolio. This role will report to Senior Manager (Payer & IDN Insights Value lead) and will be part of a cross functional analytics insights team to provide integrated analyses and insights to Market Access and Access Strategy team. This role is specifically responsible for providing insights impacting payer/IDN reimbursement strategies through secondary data analytics and data integration.

In this role the candidate will collaborate with the access strategy and insights team to present the insights from secondary sources to various internal partners including Brand Marketing, Access, Payer Marketing and Pricing/Contracting teams. Beyond traditional managed care organizations, integrated delivery networks and hospital formulary decision-makers may also be a focus, as would be incorporating a broad understanding of access and reimbursement implications of public CMS policies on the brands where this is a focus.
  • Partner with account sales leadership, marketing, data science and pricing/contracting teams to build and prioritize analytics and insights plan in support of integrated delivery network (IDN), payer and employer access strategy
  • Provide in-depth, expertise-based oversight and delivery of managed markets analysis including product formulary position, utilization management controls, customer segmentation and control/sophistication assessment.
  • Prepare, continuously refine and present periodic reports tracking product and portfolio performance against business objectives.
  • Execute analytics plan to support payer insights from various payer datasets based on detailed understanding of related datasets i.e Patient level claims data; Payer claims data; Formulary coverage; Specialty Pharmacy Data..
  • Work with data management team to ensure to enable and maintain data integration to facilitate specific analytic needs; be able to use relevant tools to generate analytic datasets I.e using SAS/SQL/Spotfire to build analytical datasets.
  • Build excel based tools to visualize data and drive insights-driven decision-making.
  • Support business reviews with analytics.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis in response to business questions.

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The analytics professional we seek is someone with these qualifications.
Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree


Master's degree and 2 years of analytics experience


Bachelor's degree and 4 years of analytics experience


Associate's degree and 10 years of analytics experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of analytics experience
Preferred Qualifications
  • 3+ years of healthcare experience in the biopharmaceutical industry, health care, and/or strategy consulting with specific experience and expertise in coverage, access and reimbursement drivers impacting the biopharmaceutical industry
  • High degree of analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Exhibits strong understanding of business strategies
  • Experience using SAS/SQL/Spotfire to build analytical datasets

Some of the vast rewards of working here

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.
  • Full support and career-development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and maximize your potential along your career journey
  • A 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-with compensation and benefits rated above 4 stars (out of 5) on Glassdoor
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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.