Senior Manager, Media Lead (US- Remote)


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Senior Manager, Media Delivery- Inflammation


What you will do

Lets do this. Lets change the world. In this vital role you will be responsible for leading the planning and implementation of all media and media partnerships, critical to commercial success of Enbrel, Otezla and the Inflammation business unit. The media lead will oversee Amgen's $250M+ media investment. Critical to the role will be developing and evangelizing an in-depth understanding of the core targets, and extensive knowledge of the media landscape, both traditional and emerging.

The Senior Manager of Media Delivery, Inflammation will partner heavily with internal and external cross-functional partners and be responsible for leading and managing our media agencies. This position will report to the Executive Director, Consumer Portfolio Marketing for Inflammation, and partner heavily with the Dermatology and Rheumatology teams as well as the Global Media Excellence team.

Responsibilities include:
  • Support the development and implementation of an innovative, powerful multi-channel consumer media plan, including strategic partnerships with critical media outlets.
  • Lead development of brand media briefs in partnership with brand teams.
  • Manage all elements of brand media plans, including managing the agency to develop a plan that meets agreed objectives, tracking weekly, monthly and quarterly critical metrics and ensuring delivery on budget.
  • Lead strategic development and realization of media partnerships, improving return on investment, value and performance.
  • Drive continuous optimization of media plans based on metrics, and ensure findings are shared and applied across brands.
  • Leadership of all media agencies to hold them accountable to the highest standards of performance.
  • Systematically develop and track metrics for media mix and media effectiveness, while linking to the broader success metrics of the brand
  • Be the brand liaison and key support to corporate advocacy
  • Implement test and learns to support marketing innovation in media.

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The media driven professional we seek is a candidate with these qualifications.

  • Technical competencies: Media targeting and segmentation, Multi-channel media plan development, media measurement and optimization, agency leadership.
  • Expertise in media planning and deliveries for traditional/linear/TV as well as digital channels.
  • Strong ability in both leading cross-functional teams, and in being a member of a cross-functional team
  • Strong communication effectiveness: The ability to effectively engage, connect, and influence senior management and marketing organizations
  • Ability to translate and communicate complex information/strategies into simple and impactful carry out of plans
  • Preferred experience working within creative or media agencies
Basic Qualifications:
  • Doctorate degree & 2 years of marketing and/or sales management experience
  • Masters degree & 4 years of marketing and/or sales management experience
  • Bachelors degree & 6 years of marketing and/or sales management experience

What you can expect of us

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.

  • 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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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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