Sr Associate Finance
Thousand Oaks , California
February 07, 2017
The Senior Associate Finance provides financial, analytical and decision support to the US Business Operations (USBO) Finance organization and helping with two major financial analysis processes; 1) The Latest Estimate Discount Rate (LEDR), and 2) the Spillover calculation (based on the agreement between Ortho and Amgen concerning Epogen and Procrit markets.
This position will officially report to the USBO Consolidations Finance Director, and the responsibilities include performing financial modeling, preparation and presentation of results and ideas to senior management and performing regular analysis to anticipate and resolve issues. The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to closely follow instructions, but also show the ability to take some initiative after an initial set of directions; will provide key support on multiple projects; will be an integral part cross-functional teams; will formulate and clearly deliver complex information, issues and recommendations in both written and oral presentations to Finance Management; will develop and use complex business and financial models to help make decisions.
Less than 5% travel is required.
Basic Qualifications:
Master's degree
Bachelor's degree AND 2 years of Finance or Accounting experience
Associates degree AND 6 years Finance or Accounting experience
High School diploma/GED AND 8 years Finance or Accounting experience
Preferred Qualifications:
• Bachelor's degree
• Prior experience with corporate planning software and financial modeling
• Excellent analytical and math skills
• Proficiency with Excel and PowerPoint
• Excellent understanding of corporate finance concepts
• Provocative and critical thinking skills
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.
Advancing science and helping patients - these dual passions are ingrained in our culture. They drive our work, our values, and everything we do at Amgen. For staff around the world, our mission to serve patients and our commitment to science makes Amgen a place where we can make a positive difference in people's lives while pursuing a challenging and fulfilling career. To foster a setting in which all staff may excel, we support a variety of growth opportunities-from training and education to expanding current job responsibilities.
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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