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Senior Counsel - R&D Regulatory

Amgen Inc
Thousand Oaks, California 91320
  • Job Status
    Full Time

Senior Counsel - R&D Regulatory
Thousand Oaks, California

Job Description

If you feel like you're part of something bigger, it's because you are. 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. We are global collaborators who achieve together—researching, manufacturing, and delivering ever-better products that reach over 10 million patients worldwide. It's time for a career you can be proud of. Join us.

Senior Counsel - R&D Regulatory


What you will do

Let's do this. Let's change the world. In this vital role you will be responsible for legal support of Amgen's Global Development organization, as well as Global Regulatory Affairs, Patient Safety, Medical Affairs, GCP Compliance, Drug Delivery, and other R&D functions.

Working directly with clients, provide strategic and practical legal counsel on a wide variety of drug and device development legal and regulatory issues.

As a strategic partner, work to identify and advise on business and regulatory issues with important legal implications both independently and as part of a larger team.

Collaborate with internal clients and Law Department colleagues in different countries and across departments.


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The Sr Counsel professional we seek is has these qualifications:

Basic Qualifications:

J.D. degree or LL.M. degree from an ABA-accredited law school, admission to practice law in a U.S. jurisdiction and four (4) years of experience practicing law

Preferred Qualifications:

6+ years of experience as an attorney in a large law firm, biopharmaceutical company, or in a major government agency practicing law related to biotechnology, pharmaceutical, device and/or healthcare.

Experience working with the FDA and the laws and regulations relating to the discovery, development, approval, sales & marketing of biotechnology/pharmaceutical/device products (including the federal and state anti-kickback laws and healthcare/fraud and abuse issues).

Experience with clinical and consultant contracts, and/or products liability.

Excellent interpersonal skills.

Ability to handle, prioritize and follow through on diverse issues on a timely basis.

Resourceful and able to participate in highly collaborative, cross-functional team-oriented environment.

Ability to meet demanding deadlines.

Strong research and writing skills.

Manage multi-dimensional projects in fast paced environment.


What you can expect of us

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

Vast opportunities to learn and move up and across our global organization

Diverse and inclusive community of belonging, where teammates are empowered to bring ideas to the table and act

Generous Total Rewards Plan comprising health, finance and wealth, work/life balance, and career benefits

Apply now

for a career that defies imagination

In our quest to serve patients above all else, Amgen is the first to imagine, and the last to doubt. Join us.


Amgen's outstanding compensation package features comprehensive benefits. To learn more about this opportunity and to apply, please visit us online at http://careers.amgen.com/ and search job R-120289.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Amgen is an Equal Opportunity employer and will consider you without regard to your race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or disability status.

We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided a reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request an accommodation.


Posted: 2021-06-09 Expires: 2021-07-09

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