Associate Director, Business HR

Lake County, IL, US
Sep 08, 2019
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
As an Associate Director, Business Human Resources (BHR), you will be a trusted partner helping to shape our culture, support our business strategies and find and develop the talent necessary to make a remarkable impact on AbbVie and patients around the world.

We seek to fully develop our employees' skills so that we can leverage AbbVie's diversity of opinions, cultures and experiences in all that we do. You will leverage best-in-class HR practices to continually construct, deliver and support programs that establish AbbVie as an employer of choice while empowering all employees at all levels of the organization.

Key Responsibilities Include:
    Serve as the primary strategic partner to the business, developing HR strategies, needs assessments and resulting HR solutions for U.S. Medical Affairs . Responsible for ensuring the effective "delivery" of all HR programs and services. Responsible for HR results in the business, including client satisfaction, HR effectiveness and associated financial results. Establishes, builds and maintains strong relationships with key HR partners from all Practice Areas and Service Centers to ensure elements of HR are successfully coordinated to meet business needs; includes relationship management, leadership, HR roles & responsibilities, and service delivery commitments. Be the ambassador of the HR organization to represent the services and resources available to the business and help manage the collective reputation of the HR organization as a whole. Develop, coordinate and implement HR strategies to meet organizational needs for the client areas supported. Ensure actions and delivery of Practice and Service Centers align with overall HR strategy and meet the needs of the business. Develop proposals and recommendations to resolve strategically important issues. Manage and leverage human and financial resources within scope of delivered project services. Responsible for managing business needs of multiple senior leadership teams. Know the Business. Identification of trends and new approaches to business processes should be both incremental as well as "ahead of the curve".

    Bachelor's Degree required. 8+ years of diverse HR experience Prior pharma experience (ideally R&D or Commercial) preferred Knowledge of regulations and standards affecting the business Project management experience