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Amgen, Inc.

SAP Delivery Lead

Amgen, Inc. - Tampa, FL


SAP Delivery Lead




The Project Manager Information Systems - SAP Delivery Lead, reporting to the Senior Manager Information Systems, will be based at Amgen Capability Center in Tampa, Florida. The Project Manager (PM) will be responsible for the effective and efficient delivery of Amgen's Global ERP solutions in support of the company's ongoing functional and geographical expansion and will ensure the SAP centric projects are successfully completed within the defined scope, quality, time schedule and budget. In addition, the PM will be expected to help with the continuous improvement of Amgen's project delivery framework.

At Amgen, our mission is simple: to serve patients. Our new Tampa Capability Center provides essential services that enable us to better pursue this mission. This state-of-the-art center serves as a base for finance, information systems, and human resources professionals to make a meaningful impact at one of the world's leading biotechnology companies.

Key Responsibilities:

Lead and execute internal and outsourced projects in adherence to Amgen's processes, procedures and controls as defined by Amgen's PMLC, SDLC and compliance standards while utilizing the available tools and processes

Manage and communicate a clear vision of the project's objectives and motivate the project team to achieve them through the creation of an environment that enables peak performance by team members.

Generate and manage detailed project schedules, resource plans and cost plans

Manage relationships with project stakeholders (internal and external), keeping stakeholders informed and manage expectations on all project requirements and deliverables.

Proactive management of issues and risks, establishing mitigation and contingency plans

Define and monitor success measures and performance metrics

Deliver and continuously seek improvement of the project delivery capabilities and services within the Global ERP Center of Excellence

Deliver and support global ERP projects in a regulated environment for a diverse and distributed user base while relying on a number of Enterprise shared services Basic Qualifications

Doctorate degreeORMaster's degree & 3 years of information systems project management experienceORBachelor's degree & 5 years of information systems project management experienceORAssociate's degree & 10 years of information systems project management experienceORHigh school diploma / GED & 12 years of information systems project management experience Preferred Qualifications

10 years related experience

5 years of biotechnology or pharmaceutical experience

Big 4 consulting experience desired. A project manager who has grown up through the SAP functional consulting ranks preferred

Experience in SAP Functional solutions and implementations

Experience working in a Global ERP single instance environment

Experience with validated and/or controlled IT environments

Experience with managing and overseeing multiple projects simultaneously

A proven record of successfully applying project management controls to manage small to medium sized global ERP/SAP initiatives through all phases of its life-cycle

Strong project management skills and the ability to function in multiple roles based on project demands

Demonstrated competency in strategic thinking and leadership and ability to operate across multiple global geographies

Demonstrated leadership of multidiscipline, high-performance work teams/groups

Proven ability to manage project financials and ability to estimate or assist in estimation of project cost

Expert in ASAP methodology and use of project management tools such as Microsoft Project, SharePoint, and other project collaboration tools

Strong process orientation with significant attention to details

Understanding of industry standard PMLC and SDLC

Strong vendor management skills

Ability to resolve conflicts and complex issues

Excellent leadership and organizational skills

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Results oriented & self-starter (Initiative)

Problem solving abilities including self-confidence to ensure issues are escalated appropriately

Effective interpersonal skills with ability to participate in and lead Virtual teams

Business travel is required

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.

9 days 13 hours ago

Amgen, Inc.


SAP Delivery Lead Amgen, Inc. - Tampa, FL, United States


Location: Tampa, FL

Company Profile:
Amgen discovers, develops, manufactures, and delivers innovative human therapeutics. A leader in biotechnology since 1980, Amgen was one of the first companies to realize the new science’s promise by bringing safe, effective medicines from lab, to manufacturing plant, to patient. Amgen therapeutics have changed the practice of medicine, helping millions of people around the world in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis, bone disease, and other serious illnesses.