Abbott Lake Forest , IL 60045
At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.
Primary Job Function:
Primary liaison between the IT and business areas. Provides direct support to assigned business area.
Works directly with clients and applies IT and applies IT and business knowledge and experience to develop and understand the business case and business requirements to solve for technology related business problems. Leads department level initiatives or provides assistance to Program or Project managers on phases of a larger project. May assist in business relationship management, business strategy and planning, portfolio/demand management
Core Job Responsibilities:
Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures.
Applies and executes standard information systems theories, concepts and techniques and assists in the development of standards and procedures. Partners with Corporate service providers to investigate alternatives, which use existing applications.
May conduct training. Manages initiatives according to milestones and within budget constraints. Identifies and implements process improvements.
Independently conceives and develops general approaches to develop business requirements and business case. Exercises latitude in the approach to problem solving. Work is reviewed for soundness of business judgment and to determine if overall results and objectives have been achieved.
Determines and develops approach to problem. Medium/high complexity work. Errors or failure to achieve expected results may result in project delays or the expenditure of more resources than was planned.
Position Accountability / Scope:
Works with minimal management direction. Monitors and organized the efforts of and business support staff.
Guides the efforts of less experienced staff. No budge responsibility. May have indirect team responsibility.
Preferred: Familiarity with product lifecycle management and financial systems as well as global regulations for the healthcare industry is preferred.
Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience.
Minimum Experience / Training Required:
4-7 years of experience.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.
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