Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs - Inflammation (U.S. Remote)

Thousand Oaks, CA
Jul 07, 2021
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time


If you feel like youre part of something bigger, its because you are. At Amgen, our shared missionto serve patientsdrives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the worlds leading biotechnology companies. We are global collaborators who achieve togetherresearching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. Its time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Senior Manager, Corporate Affairs - Inflammation

This role has the ability to sit remotely and does not need to be located in Thousand Oaks, CA.


What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will develop and deliver communications in support of a coordinated global Corporate Affairs strategy for the Inflammation franchise, with a focus on the tezepelumab launch.

Amgen is focused on improving the lives of patients with serious and chronic diseases. Inflammation is one of our key focus areas and we currently have a portfolio of products and exciting investigational molecules, including tezepelumab.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Support and execute the Inflammation Corporate Affairs strategy, aiming to establish Amgen as a distinct leader.
  • Work in partnership with cross-functional business and Corporate Affairs partners to deliver high-impact, integrated communications plans that communicate, engage and amplify the Inflammation story across channels and platforms to reach key stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with partner to deliver strategic, aligned and consistent communications.
  • Partner with priority markets around the globe to maximize communication opportunities and milestones in a dynamic and fast-moving business environment.
  • Work closely with Legal, Regulatory and Medical on the review and approval of materials.
  • Effectively lead and deploy agency support through clear objectives, KPIs demonstrating a continued drive for excellence and innovation in support of the franchise.
  • Support issues preparedness.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek has these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree and 2 years of Communications experience


Masters degree and 4 years of Communications experience


Bachelors degree and 6 years of Communications experience


Associates degree and 10 years of Communications experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Communications experience

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Eight to ten years within communications or public relations.
  • Deep understanding of the biotechnology/pharmaceutical industry or healthcare is required.
  • Demonstrated skills in developing, managing and delivering communications strategies and plans in a complex organization.
  • Ability to operate effectively on large cross-functional teams and experience establishing two-way channels to open communication lines, create dialogue and ensure alignment.
  • Meaningful experience in social and digital media, earned media relations, issues management and internal communications.
  • Passion for the role paired with strong written, spoken and interpersonal communication skills with attention to detail.
  • Ability to productively navigate a challenging and dynamic environment and adapt to rapid changes.
  • Strong critical thinking, problem-solving and planning skills.
  • Collaboratively work with a diverse group of people and backgrounds.
  • Self-starter with demonstrated entrepreneurial spirit, enthusiasm and creativity.
  • Experience in creating and translating scientific and technical content for a broad range of audiences.


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.

  • Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization
  • 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

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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 a 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 an 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.