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Head of Global Security

Amgen
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
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    121501928
Amgen

Job ID: R-101740
Location: Thousand Oaks, CA, US 91360

The Head of Global Security at Amgen is part of the Human Resources leadership team and reports to the EVP, Human Resources. The role is responsible for developing and executing exceptional Security strategy for assets and staff with Global oversight of Amgen facilities. The expectation of this position is to provide leadership, oversight and expertise in matters related to the protection of staff, facilities and corporate brand.

Responsibilities include:
  • Leads a global team to assure quality, consistency and efficiency of security processes for operations/infrastructure, prevention and crisis response inclusive of facilities and staff safety
  • Collaborates with Amgen's Crisis Management teams to advise and ensure seamless process implementation as well as appropriate responses to both minor and major crisis
  • Leads the Threat Management team and develops an intelligence-based threat assessment process to support Amgen's global sites and operations
  • Leads the Security Investigations team to ensure compliance and safety
  • Represents and liaises with local, state and federal law enforcement, intelligence agencies and other related government agencies
  • Leads senior executive protection team
  • Builds and maintains a network of security vendors, resources and consultants to augment existing capabilities and use these resources when appropriate

Basic Qualifications:
  • Doctorate degree and 6 years of Security experience OR
  • Master's degree and 10 years of Security experience OR
  • Bachelor's degree and 12 years of Security experience AND
  • 6 years of managerial experience directly managing people and/or leadership experience leading teams, projects, programs or directing the allocation of resources


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 10 years of Private Security experience with at least 5 years at the leadership level OR a minimum of 10 years of Federal, State or Local Law enforcement experience at the leadership level
  • Experience developing security strategies in a private industry environment
  • Experience with criminal investigations with a clear understanding of the investigative process and managing threats to persons and/or organizations
  • Experience planning and managing security for large events, budget development and management
  • Executive leadership skills operating in a diverse and highly collaborative environment
  • Possesses the knowledge, skills and ability to understand the current threat environment and conducts meaningful threat assessments
  • Maintains collaborative and productive relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to lead and influence in a global matrix organization
  • Experience working on personal protection strategies and tactics for senior executives
  • Maintains confidentiality with highest standards of ethics, compliance and respectful leadership style


Join Us

If you're seeking a career where you can truly make a difference in the lives of others, a career where you can work at the absolute forefront of biotechnology with the top minds in the field, you'll find it at Amgen.

Amgen, a biotechnology pioneer, discovers, develops and delivers innovative human therapeutics. Our medicines have helped millions of patients in the fight against cancer, kidney disease, rheumatoid arthritis and other serious illnesses.

As an organization dedicated to improving the quality of life for people around the world, Amgen fosters an inclusive environment of diverse, ethical, committed and highly accomplished people who respect each other but compete intensely to win. Together, we live the Amgen values as we continue advancing science to serve patients.

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.



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Posted: 2020-07-11 Expires: 2020-08-11

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