Corporate Audit Senior Associate

31 May 2019
28 Jun 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Job Summary

Amgen is seeking a Corporate Audit Senior Associate. The Audit Senior Associate will report to the Corporate Audit Director and will be based in our Tampa, FL location. The Audit Senior Associate will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and conducting periodic audits of operational and financial areas in accordance with approved annual audit plans. Projects include but are not limited to: contract compliance audits, risk assessments, RFP support, contract language negotiations, and oversight control best practices.

Responsibilities of the Corporate Audit Senior Associate include:
Effectively plans, coordinates, and conducts periodic audits of operational and financial areas in accordance with approved annual audit plans

o Interacts with Amgen senior and mid–level management

o Demonstrates a high level of professionalism and the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously

o Successfully manages and cultivates key relationships to ensure that Corporate Audit's scope of work and the objectives of the organization are completed in a cost–effective and timely manner

o Exercises excellent judgment and initiative in handling business issues of significance to Corporate Audit and the Company

o Drafts work papers documenting work performed and written communications of audit and consulting engagement results

o Provides project management responsibility for leading the direction and accomplishments of overall goals and objectives of audits

o Discharges responsibilities in a manner that is consistent with The Institute of Internal Auditors' Code of Ethics, International Standards for the Professional Practice of Internal Auditing and Statement of Responsibilities

o Travel up to 20% per year

Basic Qualifications:

Master's degree


Bachelor's degree and 2 years of Audit experience


Associate's degree and 6 years of Audit experience


High school diploma / GED and 8 years of Audit experience

Preferred Qualifications
  • Big 4 and Fortune 500 internal audit experience
  • Advanced certification (i.e., MBA, CPA, CISA or Six Sigma)
  • Knowledge and understanding of internal control framework
  • Pharmaceutical / biotechnology industry experience
  • Self–starter with excellent project management skills
  • Analytical, interpersonal, team–building, leadership and conflict resolution skills
  • Excellent business acumen (e.g. knowledge of business drivers, finding solutions, and knowledge of accounting, finance and other business areas)
  • Strong communication skills (both verbal and written), including the ability to effectively and confidentially interact with Amgen senior management
  • Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point and Visio

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.