Senior Associate, Finance -Global Functions, US-Remote

Thousand Oaks, CA
May 24, 2022
Administration, Finance
Required Education
High School or equivalent
Position Type
Full time


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

Senior Associate, GCO Finance Global Functions and Innovative Pipeline


What you will do

Lets do this! Lets change the world! In this vital finance role, you will act as a Senior Associate for the GCO Finance Global Functions and Innovative Pipeline teams. You will support and influence decision making for the pipeline portfolio, our early-stage programs that have the chance to impact millions of patients worldwide

This is a highly visible team that partners with executive leadership in the commercial organization and within finance at the global and regional levels. It is highly dynamic with the opportunity to expand and develop your FP&A skills including forecasting, modeling, valuation support, P&L management, and planning.

Job duties include but are not limited to:
  • Provide financial, analytical, budget, and month-end support to the Global Marketing Access and Capabilities (GMAC) organization and interact cross-functionally within and outside of Finance.
  • Financial planning and analysis of headcount and operating expenses, supporting the financial forecast, annual budgeting, long-range plan, and quarterly close processes
  • Assisting the planning and analysis of the pipeline portfolio and providing financial support for valuations
  • Supporting the pipeline revenue long-range planning process
  • Developing executive-level communications and gathering and analyzing data for decision-making support
  • Working cross-functionally across several stakeholder groups
  • Performing ad hoc financial analysis and supporting special projects as needed

Basic Qualifications
  • Masters degree in a related field, OR
  • Bachelors degree and 2+ years of finance/accounting experience, OR
  • Associates degree and 6+ years of finance/accounting experience, OR
  • High school diploma / GED and 8 years of finance/accounting experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years of corporate-level and dynamic finance and/or accounting experience
  • Financial education is strongly preferred, MBA/CPA is a plus but not required
  • Relevant functional financial planning experience
  • Knowledge of key finance systems (such as SAP, MS Office, Hyperion planning and reporting systems)
  • Advanced Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Diligent with strong business acumen, and dynamic quantitative/analytical skills
  • Ability to work effectively in ambiguous situations and team environment
  • Proficient in handling multiple projects concurrently under time
  • Outstanding written, verbal communication, and presentation skills
  • Team orientation with solid interpersonal skills; ability to influence personnel across functions and level

Location for this position may be located at an Amgen hub location, hybrid, and/or remote locations in the US


Some of the vast rewards of working here

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also 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 Plancomprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefitswith 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.

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.

Amgen requires all staff in the United States, Puerto Rico and Canada to be vaccinated from COVID 19 as a condition of employment. In accordance with applicable law, Amgen will provide reasonable accommodations to staff members who qualify on the basis of a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, practice, or observance. Such accommodation may not pose an undue hardship to Amgen, its operations, or its staff.