Amgen Medical Communications Manager_Neuroscience in Tokyo, Japan

Job Purpose

  • Maximize Amgen's value and contribute to healthcare professionals (HCPs) and/or patients through planning and executing scientific communication program and tools of Amgen products and/or relevant diseases

Key Activities

  • Planning and execution of scientific communication strategy

  • Planning scientific communication strategy based on the global/regional/local strategies as a component of medical strategy and brand team strategy

  • Planning and execution of science-based activities in alignment with the strategy

  • Planning publication plan

  • Planning local publication plan in alignment with global/local strategy, partnering and close cooperation with Medical team and Medical Writing

  • Preparation of non-promotional materials for scientific engagement activities

  • Review promotional materials

  • Providing scientific, balanced and qualified information

  • Partnering and close cooperation with relevant functions (Medical/Brand team members/Scientific Affairs/Sales & Marketing/Corporate Affairs/Others)

  • Morality and compliance with regulations, processes and SOPs

Basic Qualifications

  • Medical or scientific education (pharmaceutical, medical or life sciences) or equivalent experience

  • Over 4 years' experience in pharmaceutical or medical industry

  • Experience as Medical Affairs/Scientific Affairs, MSL or Clinical Development

  • English: Business communication skill

Basic Knowledge

  • Scientific/medical knowledge of neuroscience

  • Basic knowledge of clinical development, regulatory, safety, legal and compliance

  • Communication ability of establishing the favorable relationship with internal/external stakeholders

  • Behavior with high ethical standards

Preferred Qualifications

  • PhD, MD, pharmacist or equivalent education and experience

  • Experience of planning and execution of scientific lecture meetings/symposiums, or experience as project management