Clinical Oncology Specialist – Southern California
Posted: January 12, 2017
Reference ID: R-31199
This position will cover Southern California.
The Clinical Oncology Specialist's primary responsibility is to support demand creation by delivering medical education programs and clinical support to nurses and other medical professionals as clinically directed by Clinical Oncology Specialist leadership and deployed by District Managers. Employees will be the principal clinical resource to customer and field staff and will work in partnership with Professional Sales Representatives and Health System Managers as applicable. The primary customers include nurses and secondary customers include physicians and pharmacists. Additional responsibilities include providing support to PSR with Office Managers, Buyers, and Reimbursement Coordinators. Employees will affect territory sales by executing a Plan of Action (POA) marketing strategy, which involves executing continuing educational programs, providing clinical support. Clinical Oncology Specialists will also be responsible for executing market development programs (e.g., patients, nursing societies), collaborating with marketing in the review of educational material, and developing territory plans with District and Regional Clinical Managers. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, and other serious illnesses. With a broad and deep pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.
Bachelor's degree & 2 years of healthcare experience
OR Associate's degree & 6 years of healthcare experience
OR High school diploma / GED & 8 years of healthcare experience
AND RN or Nurse Practitioner
Bachelor's Degree and RN with 3+ years health care industry experience.
OCN/OCS Certified, Nursing Certification in applicable field.
Previous experience in positions such as Clinical Nurse Specialist, BMT Coordinator, Clinical Trials Coordinator, and Health Care Administrator.
Clinical/medical expertise, effective partnership with sales force, and excellent communication and presentation skills.
Local Market knowledge.
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.