Amgen

Talent Scout - Global Commercial

Employer
Amgen
Location
Los Angeles, CA
Posted
Jun 04, 2021
Ref
R-117872
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?

At Amgen, every challenge is an opportunity. And every opportunity brings the potential to change lives. Our shared missionto serve patientshas driven our status as one of the worlds 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.

Talent Scout - Global Commercial Organization

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What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role as a Talent Scout, you will build and maintain pipelines of future talents to join our Global Commercial Organization. The Talent Scout will report to the Talent Acquisition Lead Global Commercial Organization and play a principal role in developing and executing the overall talent scout strategy for the sales and marketing organization at Amgen.In partnership with Senior Vice Presidents, Vice Presidents, Human Resource Business Partners, Talent Acquisition leaders, and Executive Recruiting Lead, the Talent Scout will gain business insights to create and implement an executive talent scouting program which will support forward looking succession plans and workforce needs as well as deliver talent acquisition advantages via relationship building, competitive intelligence, and industry knowledge.

Responsibilities

  • Drive the talent pipeline relationship by identifying and proactively engaging high potential talents and assessing their suitability for current and future opportunities to join Amgen

  • Facilitate information exchange to address and identify career aspirations

  • Plan curated, bespoke events and attend appropriate industry conferences

  • Develop and maintain metrics to measure success in role and return on investment

  • Share market intelligence to help shape talent and business strategies

  • Stay up to date on latest talent market trends, industry knowledge

  • Proactive creation and implementation of innovative methods to attract executive talent (social media, professional associations, industry conferences)

  • Knowledge of Candidate Relationship Management (CRM) tools such as SmashFly, Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) such as Workday, LinkedIn Recruiter, Microsoft Office Suite and AI sourcing technologies

WinWhat we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The talent scout we seek is a recruitment professional with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree OR

  • Masters degree and 2 years of scouting, recruiting, sourcing experience OR

  • Bachelors degree and 4 years of scouting, recruiting, sourcing experience OR

  • Associate degree and 10 years of scouting, recruiting, sourcing experience OR

  • High school diploma / GED and 12 years of scouting, recruiting, sourcing experience

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree

  • 10+ years experience in an executive scouting, recruiting or sourcing role

  • Executive search firm experience

  • Biotech or Pharmaceutical industry experience

  • Expertise in sourcing and strategic talent mapping skills using various strategies via LinkedIn, Google, etc.

  • Able to demonstrate industry knowledge as well as quickly learn about executive level positions across the different functional areas of the organization

  • Executive presence, communication and presentation skills

  • Can gain trust and credibility quickly, maintain confidentiality and integrity

  • Experience with designing, implementing, and promoting a new process, position or capability

  • Creativity with both strategic solutions and tactical ideas

  • Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and accommodate shifting priorities

  • Relationship builder with emotional intelligence and networking skills

  • Comfortable with ambiguity, self-motivated, persistent and drives for excellence

  • Attention to detail, organized and accountable

  • Experience with event planning and attendance at congresses and conferences

  • Ability to travel

  • Remote role, can be based anywhere in the US, must be willing to prioritize work hours during pacific time zone as company is headquartered in California

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

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 peoples lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the worlds 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.