Competitive Intelligence Manager - Inflammation & Biosimilars

Thousand Oaks, CA, US
Apr 23, 2021
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
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.

Competitive Intelligence Manager - Inflammation & Biosimilars


What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will develop and present key Competitive Intelligence deliverables, while managing multiple internal business partner requirements.


  • Participate in several Insights & Branding Product Teams (IBPTs) to generating insights and help develop strategy for Amgen's approved and pipeline medications
  • Work with Marketing leads to generate Key Intelligence Topics and Key Intelligence Questions (KITs & KIQs) and conduct hypothesis driven primary and secondary competitive intelligence research
  • Work across multiple teams to increase shared knowledge and minimize duplication of efforts
  • Utilize various secondary research resources to generate competitive insights including but not limited to, TrialTrove, BioMedTracker, Cortellis Intelligence, Evaluate Pharma, Datamonitor, IPD analytics, Recap IQ, PharmaProjects, Drugs@FDA, PubMed, AlphaSense and Factset
  • Manage CI vendors, to conduct hypothesis driven primary CI research through interactions with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs), Clinical trial investigators, Medical Science Liaisons, Academic and Community Physicians, Field force, Investor relations and identify other relevant sources as applicable to the project
  • Synthesize insights from scientific and medical research conferences by gathering clinical and scientific data, interact with relevant sources listed previously and develop detailed reports to debrief internal teams
  • 20% travel required


What we expect of you

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

Doctorate degree

Master's degree and 2 years of Competitive Intelligence or similar experience

Bachelor's degree and 4 years of Competitive Intelligence or similar experience

Associate's degree and 10 years of Competitive Intelligence or similar experience

High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Competitive Intelligence or similar experience
Preferred Qualifications:



  • Knowledge of basic principles of functions across pharmaceutical value chain, including drug discovery & development, clinical trials, FDA / EMA regulation, and drug commercialization;
  • Proven track record, managing multiple, simultaneous projects and experience working with proprietary technical, regulatory and financial data sources (i.e. TrialTrove, Cortellis Intelligence, Evaluate Pharma, PubMed);
  • Experience supporting insight generation by coordinating with cross-functional commercial, medical & scientific teams to develop therapeutic area strategy
  • Ability to analyze ongoing clinical trials and global regulatory considerations to develop scenarios for competitor launch timing in US, EU, Japan, China and other key markets
  • Understand pharmaceutical forecasting models, and be able provide competitor focused assumptions to estimate market share, in support of long-range planning scenarios, go/no-go decisions and opportunity assessment for business development activities


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.

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