Finance Manager Global Operations & QA, Transfusion Medicine

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About Abbott Diagnostics

Diagnostic testing is a compass, providing information that helps in the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of a range of health conditions.

Abbott's life-changing tests and diagnostic tools give you accurate, timely information to better manage your health. We're empowering smarter medical and economic decision making to help transform the way people manage their health at all stages of life. Every day, more than 10 million tests are run on Abbott's diagnostics instruments, providing lab results for millions of people.

Our location in Abbott Park, IL, currently has an opportunity for a Finance Manager Global Operations & QA, Transfusion Medicine . The Finance Manager role in Global Operations & QA is a key position within the Transfusion Medicine Finance team. The individual will provide and drive financial support for Plans, LRPs, LBEs, the annual standard setting process, cost and inventory accounting, and support global projects. The position will have excellent exposure to both Division Financial as well as senior Operations leadership personnel.

WHAT YOU'LL DO
  • Be the financial partner and counsel to Global Operations, Supply Chain and QA management responsible for providing a full range of controller-ship responsibilities including financial planning and analysis, cost accounting and special project support.
  • Participates in strategic initiatives and provides financial information enabling timely and effective business decision making.
  • Have full responsibility for coordinating, consolidating and developing Plan, LBE, LRP and other financial forecasts for all aspects of the Global Operations and QA organization enhancing strategic decision making.
  • Responsible for overseeing Operations cash flow management process, Total Cost of Quality initiative, Indirect Activity Driver analytics / Lean Six Sigma initiatives in partnership with Operations leads and other key strategic initiatives.
  • Assume a significant leadership role in the identification, development and implementation of financial process and procedure optimizations across the Global Operations and QA organization.
  • Responsible for managing three analysts and collaborating closely with the Finance teams in the manufacturing plants in Lake County, Dallas and Germany.


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU'LL BRING

Required
  • Knowledge of regulations and standards affecting IVDs and Biologics.
  • Bachelor's degree, preferably in finance/accounting, with six or more years finance experience.

Preferred
  • Highly effective interpersonal skills, oral and written communication skills, and influencing skills as position interfaces with various levels across the organization (including senior management) in both finance and operations functions.
  • Prior supervisory experience and demonstrated ability to successfully lead a team.
  • Capability to manage multiple tasks and work in a dynamic environment
  • Demonstrated initiative, problem-solving skills, analytical skills and critical-thinking skills


WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:
  • Training and career development, with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance
  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans
  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs
  • Paid time off
  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match
  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities


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