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Counsel

Remote (United States)

HOW MIGHT YOU DEFY IMAGINATION?


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.


Live

What you will do

Let’s do this. Let’s change the world. In this vital role you will be responsible for counseling on a wide variety of corporate law matters, including but not limited to support of:

  • The Company’s securities filings, including its periodic filing (Form 10-K, 10-Q, 8-K) and other securities law requirements, including Section 16 and Williams Act compliance;
  • The Company’s Board of Directors and/or Board Committee meeting and Office of the Corporate Secretary support;
  • The Company’s compliance with NASDAQ, and Delaware Law, and other corporate governance requirements;
  • Support of the Company’s other public disclosures, including ESG (environmental, social and governance), press releases and investor materials;
  • Company subsidiary formation, compliance and maintenance;
  • The Company’s foundations;
  • Additional support of the Company’s Treasury Department capital markets requirements potentially including debt, debt offerings, ISDAs, Credit Agreements, Commercial Paper and Dividend and Stock Repurchase Programs;
  • Updating and monitoring procedures and processes of the Corporate Law Group; and
  • Other research and corporate law projects as needed.


Win

What we expect of you

We are all different, yet we all use our unique contributions to serve patients. The dynamic professional we seek is an attorney with 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 two (2) years of experience practicing corporate law


Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4 + years of experience practicing corporate law in a nationally recognized law firm and/or in-house corporate environment
  • Superior attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent analytic, legal drafting and written skills
  • Ability to work in cross-functional teams
  • Strong client service focus
  • Ability to work efficiently, prioritize workflow, meet demanding deadlines
  • Ability to manage multi-dimensional projects in a fast-paced environment
  • Superior academic achievement


Thrive

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 expected annual salary range for this role in the U.S. (excluding Puerto Rico) is posted. Actual salary will vary based on several factors including but not limited to, relevant skills, experience, and qualifications.


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


Apply now


for a career that defies imagination


Objects in your future are closer than they appear. Join us.


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 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 accommodation.


SALARY RANGE: 188,519.00 USD - 234,615.00 USD

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