Responsibilities include building and implementing plans for local internal and external communications, philanthropy and community affairs for Amgen in Tampa.
In collaboration with Amgen’s Corporate Affairs team and site leadership, the Manager will develop and execute the site’s external communication strategy, with a particular emphasis on raising Amgen’s profile as an employer of choice during a time of significant hiring. As the site begins operations, the Manager will develop and implement an internal communication and engagement plan to build a culture consistent with the Amgen Values and to ensure staff are informed, aligned and engaged with company priorities.
Specific responsibilities will also include representing Amgen in the local community and executing a local philanthropy program. The Manager will assist leaders of the Capability Center with developing communications to all Amgen staff about the services provided by the Center.
Master’s degree and 2 years of Business or Communications experience
Bachelor’s degree and 4 years of Business or Communications experience
Associate’s degree and 10 years of Business or Communications experience
High school diploma / GED and 12 years of Business or Communications experience
Bachelor’s Degree in Communications, Public Relations, Marketing or related field
5+ years of corporate communication experience, including internal communication and community relations
Excellent writing skills – able to distill complex, technical and lengthy topics into simple, short and compelling communications
Strong verbal communication and interpersonal skills with ability to work in teams and partner, collaborate and influence across the global organization
High degree of accuracy, attention to detail and quality control
Continuous improvement mindset; passionate about learning and seeking out opportunities to advance and enhance
Able to work calmly and maintain judgement under pressure; recognizing when to escalate
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.
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.