Manager, Business Systems

Lake County, IL, United States
Oct 27, 2020
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 . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

  • Manages staff responsible for working with business and BTS counterparts to execute the following:
  • Collaborate in the deployment of systems enhancements to existing systems
  • Drive business partnership with finance users and the Business Technical Support community
  • Enhance and optimize business reporting and planning processes with the Functions through system and automation solutions
  • Manage team that performs system administration and information process flow.

  • Compliance: Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional Policies and procedures
  • Strategic Thinking: Understands corporation's vision, goals and strategies. Develops appropriate Business Support strategies aligned with the business. Champion change and innovation. Stimulates creativity and innovation in others. Open to new ideas. Supports those who initiate change and take risks.
  • Business Acumen: Provides advice and counsel regarding effective system utilization to meet business requirements. Understanding the business processes in multiple businesses. Determines alternative delivery mechanisms.
  • Manage team responsible for Planning Systems validations, process flows to ensure timing and accurate data as required for functional and global coverage.
  • Leading People: Responsible for all aspects of people leadership; setting expectations, coaching, counseling, developing, evaluating, feedback, hiring, discipline and separations to drive Organizational Effectiveness.
  • Relationship Management: Establish and maintain high-quality relationships with all levels across the company and with external partners.


  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent experience, preferably in business, information systems, or a discipline closely related to the client area served, with 10 - 15 years of experience to include project management, business and process experience
  • 10+ years overall experience to include project management and financial system deployments,
  • Previous supervisory experience, employee development a plus
  • Operate within broad goals and objectives.
  • Make strategic decisions that impact corporation.

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
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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.