Senior Project Manager – Global Value, Access & Policy (GVA&P)
Posted: February 01, 2017
Reference ID: R-33209
This Senior Project Manager role reports to the Executive Director, Global Value, Access and Policy (GVA&P), and will lead strategic planning efforts across a GVA&P organization for both in-line and pipeline assets. This position will primarily support strategic planning and operational needs in the Value Communications, Global Payer and Market Access (GPMA), and Innovation Policy Research Group (IPRG) sub-functions of GVA&P. Key activities include managing business performance for inline growth brands, launch planning for pipeline assets, budget oversight, operations activities (including compliance), annual planning leadership, and value articulation and communication. The successful candidate will join a high performing team committed to driving Amgen's continued growth and launch readiness.
Key responsibilities include but are not limited to the following activities:
Driving management of financial and portfolio goals to achieve budget targets and lead TAs through strategic alignment (including overseeing process for preparing LE and LRP deliverables)
Delivering on departmental targets for annual budget planning
Collaborating with BAI, payer, pricing, and marketing teams to support portfolio management and to inform investment decisions
Implementing best practices for compliance and governance activities with a rigorous focus on clear expectations for processes across Global teams
Partnering with global marketing teams to align brand strategies with lifecycle plans and identify data generation opportunities
Managing integration of digital resources across Global Payer & Global Marketing with a focus on enhancing executive leadership communication of strategy
Supporting value communications activities reinforcing the value of Amgen's medicines and innovative solutions with external and internal audiences
Successfully managing agency partners to complete projects and ensure accurate budget forecasts and regular reporting of metrics
Providing best-in-class functional support to ED (GPMA) clients by actively engaging on business unit priorities for strategy, training, talent, and operations
Integrating launch excellence into pipeline product activity, focused on delivering on Global's commitment to support regional priorities
Doctorate degree and 2 years of project management experience
Master's degree and 4 years of project management experience
Bachelor's degree and 6 years of project management experience
Associate's degree and 10 years of project management experience
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of project management experience
MBA or other Master's degree
Project management experience in biotech or pharmaceutical company, or in healthcare industry, in value and market access, reimbursement, pricing or related field.
Demonstrated ability to lead and influence cross-functional teams with diverse backgrounds
Demonstrated success in project management in a matrix environment
Demonstrated ability to produce business results in a dynamic environment
Ability to deal with rapidly changing priorities and multi task
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Documented track record of success
Demonstrated ability to analyze a business problem and develop appropriate strategy
Previous supervisory management experience
Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. This approach begins by using tools like advanced human genetics to unravel the complexities of disease and understand the fundamentals of human biology.
Amgen focuses on areas of high unmet medical need and leverages its expertise to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people's lives. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has grown to be one of the world's leading independent biotechnology companies, has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.
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.