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Project Manager

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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    129465993
Amgen

Job ID: R-110777
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US

The Project Manager drives the development and manages the execution of high-quality project plans in support of the overall program strategy for assigned work packages within the CMZ Sub teams (work package teams) He/she applies project management best practices in the development, initiation, planning, execution, control and closing of projects.

Responsibilities
  • Partnering with functional leads to develop high quality, project plans for deliverables within the cross-functional work package teams that are aligned with the overall program strategy
  • Identify key deliverables for each function and their inter-dependencies
  • Ensure cross-functional alignment and accountability
  • Identify project issues or resource gaps and facilitating resolution
  • Driving decision making using Amgen's DAI framework
  • Monitor and communicate project progress and variance through timeline management
  • Support the CRDC risk management and scenario planning for product teams
  • Develop and monitor project deliverables within the work package teams by:
  • Document issues, decisions, and action items
  • Escalate project issues to Global Program Manager (GPM) or Work Package Team Senior Program Manager, as appropriate
  • Implement decisions from the Product Team (in conjunction with Work Package team lead and Team Senior PM)
  • Coordinate activities with external business partners and alliances, where applicable; contributing to partnership contract deliverables
  • Develop deliverables status summaries inform management, as needed
  • Produce communication plans for product work packages
  • Serve as a single point of contact for the project management of assigned work packages.
  • Provide project information to GPML and/or SPM / Work Package Team Lead for incorporation into commercialization deliverables and program timelines
  • Provide project information at team meetings and to other stakeholders, as appropriate
  • Support work package communication across functions and regions
  • Participate in special department, cross functional, or team projects
  • Apply best practice project management to Amgen's global commercialization process

Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degree OR

Master's degree & 2 years of Project Management experience OR

Bachelor's degree & 4 years of Project Management experience OR

Associate's degree & 10 years of Project Management experience OR

High school diploma / GED & 12 years of Project Management experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Experience in leading cross-functional teams
  • Experience in the Biotechnology, Pharmaceutical, or other Healthcare-related field
  • Experience in a drug development Project Management role
  • Drug development knowledge with awareness of key functions that may include Research, Pre-Clinical, Clinical, Manufacturing, Commercial and Regulatory
  • Experience using Project Management tools, methodologies, practices and infrastructure, as related to the Biopharmaceutical Industry

Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology 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.

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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Posted: 2021-01-29 Expires: 2021-03-02

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