Senior Associate Strategic Planning & Operations

Amgen Inc. Thousand Oaks , CA 91360

Posted 5 days ago

Career CategoryProject ManagementJob Description

Amgen is seeking a Sr Associate Strategic Planning & Operations at its office in Thousand Oaks, CA to join the Final Product Technologies (FPT) organization. This individual will report to the head of the Final Product Strategic Planning & Operations (FPT SP&O) function.

This role will support the FPT organization by managing and tracking to closure Nonconformance (NCs), Change Controls and Corrective and Preventative Actions (CAPAs) attributed to Final Product Technologies. The Senior Associate is responsible to stay informed of best practices and provide innovative, impactful ideas to optimize processes to support the organization's growth strategies.

The Sr Associate will work independently in a self-directed action.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Work with NC/CAPA and Change Control owners to develop and execute remediation plans, maintaining written assessments and closure documentation

  • Coordinate and align all stakeholders involved in closure of NC/CAPAs and Change Control

  • Develop a tracking process for all NC/CAPA activities and communicate status to key stakeholders in the organization

  • Develop and present lessons learned around NC/CAPA management

  • Eagerly contribute to all initiatives as needed and requested

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree

OR

Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Operations and/or Project Management and/or Business experience

OR

Associate's degree and 6 years of Operations and/or Project Management and/or Business experience

OR

High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Operations and/or Project Management and/or Business experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Master's Degree in Life Sciences, Business or Engineering

  • Proficiency with Quality processes and priorities

  • Demonstrated ability to think and act strategically to support key business decisions

  • Excellent organizational skills and a superior attention to detail

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong oral, written and presentation skills with ability to explain complex concepts clearly to a variety of audiences

  • Proficient facilitation, negotiation, problem-solving and change management skills

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and Microsoft Word

  • Superior ability to work in a self-directed manner while balancing a fast-paced environment with multiple priorities and competing demands

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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