Manager, Business Intelligence

Be part of Amgen's fast paced Business Development team and support the growth of our innovative pipeline! Amgen has been at the forefront of biotechnology for human therapeutics since 1980. 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.

This Business Intelligence Manager is a key component of building Amgen's innovative pipeline by providing strategic insights into therapeutic and scientific areas. Working alongside others within the Business Development group, as well as with Commercial and R&D functions, the candidate will research and provide a point of view on the competitive space relevant to external assets being considered for a deal transaction, including key companies in the space, lessons learned from other programs, latest developments, and implications and recommendations.

Responsibilities Include:
  • Conduct research to identify information such as relevant available therapies in the specific disease space, competing compounds in development, clinical development plans of competitors, primary and secondary indications, key events, competitor deal structures and terms, and company and asset profiles
  • Distill data into concise analyses/reports, recommendations, and implications to enable sound decision making for investing in external assets
  • Act as an internal consultant and knowledge specialist to provide in-depth research of therapeutic area external landscape, competitive intelligence to support engaging in due diligence of targeted assets, and post-deal partner intelligence through robust use of technical databases
  • Work in a highly cross functional manner and manage changing priorities across several key customers
  • Maintain a current awareness of developments in multiple Therapeutic Areas, (likely to be from among Oncology, Inflammation, Neurology, and Cardiovascular)
  • Domestic Travel (15-20%)
  • This role can be based in South San Francisco or Thousand Oaks


Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree

OR
  • Master's degree & 2 years of Business Development, Strategy or Commercialexperience

OR
  • Bachelor's degree& 4 years Business Development, Strategy or Commercialexperience

OR
  • Associate's degree & 10 years of Business Development, Strategy or Commercialexperience

OR
  • High school diploma / GED & 12 years of Business Development, Strategy or Commercialexperience


Preferred Qualifications
  • 2+ years of experience working in, or with, biopharmaceuticals, pharmaceutics, or healthcare strategy consulting environments in areas such as competitive intelligence, business development, strategy, commercial, or market research
  • Master's degree with Business Intelligence, Competitive Intelligence or Life Science focus
  • Understand the landscape from a scientific, drug development, and commercialization perspective
  • Strong knowledge of, and experiencewith databases such as, but not limited to, Thomson Cortellis, RECAP, Evaluate Pharma, Thomson One, Citeline Trialtrove, Pharmaprojects, and BioMedTracker
  • Experience within one or more therapeutic areas, with specific experience in Oncology, Inflammation, Neurology, or Cardiovascular
  • Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills-able to explain complex concepts clearly to a variety of audiences
  • Decisive and comfortable working within an ambiguous environment; ability to fit the project to the problem
  • Efficient and works with urgency; ability to meet tight timelines
  • Ability to think strategically and analyze data to support key business decisions
  • Demonstrated analytical skills-understands the advantages and limits of different analytical approaches and studies and their findings
  • Creative problem solving skills
  • Strong client service orientation
  • Strongrelationship-buildingskills
  • Experience working in a global, matrixed, cross-functional organization
  • Ability to work collaboratively in team-based environment
  • Strong understanding of the latest developments in the biopharmaceutical industry, unmet medical needs and opportunities in the assigned therapeutic areas


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.

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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