Sr. Medical Science Liaison

Amgen, Inc.

St, MO

Career Category
Medical Affairs
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.

Medical Science Liaison


What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. This is a field-based position for the Cardiometabolic Science Liaison (CV MSL) therapeutic area within the US Medical team. The territory will include St. Louis, MO, Iowa, and Southern IL. The CV MSL will interact with Cardiology Opinion Leaders and Healthcare Decision Makers to communicate and advance the scientific platform as aligned with Amgen's company goals and objectives. Accountabilities and Responsibilities for the CV MSL include:


What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients.

  • Engage with healthcare customers to educate and communicate clinical and scientific data to advance the scientific platform as aligned with Amgen’s company goals and objectives
  • Educate and communicate clinical value, outcomes, and economic data to payers, providers, key customers, advocacy, and access enablers
  • Respond to unsolicited inquiries consistent with the MSL compliance standards
  • Provide and/or present field observations and insights to internal customers
  • Implement scientific engagement plan according to annual MSL goals and metrics
  • Develop and implement local OL plans in line with scientific engagement plan
  • Support speaker training as requested and ensure the speakers are updated on new data
  • Support Amgen sponsored research and may serve as a study lead
  • Liaise with potential investigators in non-sponsored clinical research
  • Lead and/or participate on project teams that support MSL strategies and tactics as delegated by MSL leadership
  • Advance MSL value proposition, identify gaps, achieve results, and set an example for others to follow by consistently demonstrating Amgen values and leadership attributes. Demonstrate tact and professionalism when communicating and interacting with others
  • Lead and support congress activities as aligned with strategy
  • Compliantly collaborate with cross-functional colleagues. May serve as main point of contact
  • Maintain clinical savvy and expertise and timely completion of assigned training.
  • Plans and Organizes Work
  • Builds Relationships and Impacts Others
  • Achieves High Performance
  • Maintains Industry and Technical Skill
  • Demonstrates Clinical and Therapeutic Expertise
  • Effective Problem Solving and Decision Making
  • Develops Personal and Professional Capabilities
  • Communicates Effectively
  • Demonstrates Individual Leadership and Professionalism
  • Exemplifies Amgen Values
Basic Qualifications
  • Doctorate degree
Preferred Qualifications
  • Pharm.D., Ph.D., M.D. or D.O. (other doctoral degrees considered)
  • Five or more years in a medically related field, including 1 year focused on clinical practice, clinical research, or medical research. Experience in a medically related field can include post-doctoral training (i.e., residencies and/or fellowships)
  • Cardiovascular expertise (lipids)

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 U.S. is $165,703 - $202,525.

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
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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.

Salary Range

170,612.00 USD - 196,460.00 USD