AbbVie

Associate Director, Innovation

Employer
AbbVie
Location
Lake County, IL, United States
Posted
Oct 03, 2020
Ref
2006355
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at www.abbvie.com . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

 

 

  • Support strategic initiatives that will address mission-critical questions and position AbbVie for future success
  • Monitor, understand and prioritize external trends of relevance to the enterprise, and help determine how AbbVie should prepare and/or respond
  • Provide project management support for key strategic planning processes
  • Help communicate our strategy across AbbVie
  • Lead individual modules within complex, cross-functional initiatives, including driving the problem-solving process and supporting research and analytics, and distilling pragmatic recommendations for management consideration


Qualifications

 

 

 

  • Bachelor's degree required; MBA or other advanced degree in a relevant field (e.g., Medicine, Sciences, etc.) preferred
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience at a top-tier strategic consulting firm, preferably with healthcare and pharma industry experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Ability to lead individual modules within complex, cross-functional initiatives, including driving the problem-solving process and supporting research and analytics, and distilling pragmatic recommendations for management consideration
  • Highly collaborative, genuinely enjoys working hand-in-hand with the businesses to develop solutions that advance AbbVie's overall mission
  • Strong communication skills, can comfortably lead meetings with mid/senior-level management
  • Sound business judgment
  • Drive, energy, and passion to advance AbbVie's mission


Significant Work Activities
N/A
Travel
Yes, 10 % of the Time
Job Type
Experienced
Schedule
Full-time
Job Level Code
M
Equal Employment Opportunity
At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.