Corporate Audit Sr. Associate

  • Company: Amgen
  • Posted: August 25, 2016
  • Reference ID: 923186255
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Job Description
Amgen discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science's promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. 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 deep and broad pipeline of potential new medicines, Amgen remains committed to advancing science to dramatically improve people's lives.

Job Summary
The Senior Associate Corporate Audit assists the General Auditor and Corporate Audit management to provide independent, objective assurance and consulting services designed to add value and improve the operations Amgen. Responsibilities include:

Supports activities to determine whether the Amgen's systems of risk management, control and governance processes are adequate and functioning in a manner appropriate to a company of our size and market

Exercises good judgment and initiative in handling audit issues with clients

Discharges responsibilities in a manner that is consistent with The Institute of Internal Auditors' Code of Ethics, International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and Statement of Responsibilities

Travel up to 25% per year

Basic Qualifications
Master's degree
Bachelor's degree with 2 years' of audit experience
Associates degree with 6 years' audit experience
High School diploma/GED and 8 years' audit experience

Preferred Qualifications
2+ years of experience in finance, accounting, auditing operations, project and change management
Big 4 and Fortune 500 internal audit experience
Advanced certification (i.e., MBA, CPA, CISA or Six Sigma)
Pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry experience
Self-starter with excellent project management skills
Strong communication skills (both verbal and written), including the ability to effectively and confidentially interact with Amgen senior management
Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Visio
Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

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.


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