Oncology Clinical Specialist – SoCal
Thousand Oaks , California
February 07, 2017
Territory # 18491 So Cal District covers Orange County, San Diego, Palm Springs, Palm Desert
Amgen therapeutics has 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.
The Oncology Clinical Specialist 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 Oncology Clinical 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. Oncology Clinical 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.
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree and 2 years of healthcare experience
OR Associate's degree and 6 years of healthcare experience
OR High school diploma / GED and 8 years of healthcare experience
AND RN or Nurse Practitioner
Preferred Qualifications:
Master's or Bachelor's Degree and RN with 3+ years health care industry experience OCN/OCS Certified, Nursing Certification in applicable field preferred and 2 years of Sales experience OR Associate's degree & 6 years of Sales experience. The ideal candidate will have previous experience in positions such as Clinical Nurse Specialist, BMT Coordinator, Clinical Trials Coordinator, and Health Care Administrator necessary. She/he should demonstrate clinical/medical expertise, effective partnership with sales force, and excellent communication and presentation skills. Local Market knowledge is also preferred.
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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