CDnA - Commercial Insights Manager ,General Medicine, Inflammation- Hybrid

Amgen Inc.



Thousand Oaks, CA (Remote)


Position summary

Career Category

Sales & Marketing Operations

Job Description


You’ve worked hard to become the professional you are today and are now ready to take the next step in your career. How will you put your skills, experience and passion to work toward your goals? At Amgen, our shared mission—to serve patients—drives all that we do. It is key to our becoming one of the world’s leading biotechnology companies, reaching over 10 million patients worldwide. Come do your best work alongside other innovative, driven professionals in this meaningful role.

Competitive Intelligence Manager, General Medicine/ Inflammation- Hybrid


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital you will lead intelligence gathering activities for US and Global marketing teams to support multiple assets across Amgen’s inflammation & GenMed portfolio. This critical role will report directly to Associate Director, Competitive Intelligence. This position can sit either Thousand Oaks CA, or Washington DC.


  • Be a strategic thought partner to key collaborators across disease area, brand, corporate, and other cross-functional teams supporting Amgen’s inflammation & GenMed portfolio
  • Synthesize information from multiple sources to develop strategic insights and point of view on key competitive developments, implications to Amgen and actions Amgen must take
  • Develop productive relationships with Global and Regional teams to define business problems and develop integrated analysis plans based on standard methodologies
  • Apply structured problem solving to collect, analyze and report CI, incorporating primary and secondary data sources to generate meaningful insights
  • Articulate and educate customers on the relevant impact of changing market dynamics to their business from a CI perspective
  • Organize and facilitate strategic exercises & red-team exercises to generate competitive insights and company plans
  • Coordinate and facilitate CI collection efforts at major medical conferences/congresses. Attend and support CI debrief activities at key congresses
  • Manage a network of primary data sources, including vendors and Amgen employees, to enable effective project delivery
  • Understand and synthesize CI research findings, maintaining high standards for accuracy, relevance, and quality in results at all times and communicate level of evidence to key partners.
  • Present on a regular basis in-depth analyses and summaries of results, interpreting and communicating results with recommendations to key stakeholders
  • Abide by and strictly enforce Amgen’s CI Legal and Ethical Guidelines with internal colleagues and agencies.
  • Some travel (15-20%) required.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The professional we seek is a go getter with these qualifications.

Basic Qualifications:

Doctorate degree


Master’s degree and 2 years of consulting and/or competitive intelligence experience


Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of consulting and/or competitive intelligence experience


Associate’s degree and 10 years of consulting and/or competitive intelligence experience


High school diploma / GED and 12 years of consulting and/or competitive intelligence experience

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Advanced degree (PhD/MS/MBA) with a focus on life sciences and business
  • Experience with in life science consulting work in inflammation / GenMed
  • Familiarity with biopharma industry
  • Relevant experience in oncology via prior project work, disease area knowledge
  • Prior experience in strategy/management consulting in the biopharma industry, roles of increasing responsibility accepted
  • Demonstrated ability to think strategically and analyze data to support critical business decisions
  • Excellent oral, written, and presentation skills—able to explain complex concepts clearly to a variety of audiences
  • Evident project management skills—able to manage multiple, simultaneous projects and data sources


What you can expect of us

As we work to develop treatments that take care of others, we also work to care for our teammates’ professional and personal growth and well-being.

The annual base salary range for this opportunity in the https://U.S. is $109,752-145,461

In addition to the base salary, Amgen offers a Total Rewards Plan comprising health and welfare plans for staff and eligible dependents, financial plans with opportunities to save towards retirement or other goals, work/life balance, and career development opportunities including:

  • Comprehensive employee benefits package, including a Retirement and Savings Plan with generous company contributions, group medical, dental and vision coverage, life and disability insurance, and flexible spending accounts.
  • A discretionary annual bonus program, or for field sales representatives, a sales-based incentive plan
  • Stock-based long-term incentives
  • Award-winning time-off plans and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns
  • Flexible work models, including remote work arrangements, where possible

Apply now

for a career that defies imagination

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Salary Range

109,https://752.00 USD - 145,https://461.00 USD

Why you should apply for a job to Amgen Inc.:

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  • Flexible work models that empower staff members to work where and when they are most productive

  • Award-winning PTO plan and bi-annual company-wide shutdowns

  • With 11 Employee Resource Groups, 60 chapters & 11000 members everyone has opportunity to connect, network & foster a culture of belonging