Director of Data Analytics and Management Review

Lake County, IL, United States
Nov 07, 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 .

Director of Data Analytics and Management Review


The Exec Director of Data Analytics and Management Review serves as a leading subject matter and project manager for our quality system metrics and management review . As such, the incumbent must maintain current subject matter expertise related to global regulator (FDA, EMA etc) requirements for metrics and management review. In addition, this role will need to integrate quality system metrics and management review across a global quality organization including manufacturing sites and affiliates. The Director will manage a team of dedicated professionals whose task is to ensure AbbVie Inc develops and maintains a best in class metrics and management review processes to enhance our compliance standing.

The incumbent will drive and lead
  • Integration of data analytics, including Quality System Metrics and Trend Monitoring and Management Review processes and procedures across the new expanded AbbVie Inc;
  • Drive a leading metrics approach that drives the quality culture of the expanded organization
  • A knowledge repository of quality system metrics and management review approaches to ensure Abbvie maintains a best in class approach. The incumbent will be expected to represent AbbVie Inc in related industry fora.
  • The development of robust communication mechanisms regarding metrics to Senior leadership within the organization.

Key responsibilities
  1. Drive robust quality system metrics across a global organization that has multiple sites/affiliates and product portfolio.
  2. Coordinate and develop a trend monitoring approach that supports Abbvie products across their lifecycle. Proactive identification and investigation of product and complaint trends. Ensure Abbvie has a best in class process.
  3. Develop, maintain, (re)engineer, integrate and continuously improve relevant processes and procedures for data analytics and management review.
  4. Establish key metrics for data analytics and management review for team management and for reporting to senior management.
  5. Develop and annual plan and annual report for the service.
  6. Coordinate a change management process for data analytics and management review
  7. Manage the data analytics and management review team members and develops team
  8. Present data team activities to internal and external stakeholders


  1. Bachelor's Degree, Graduate degree preferred.
  2. 15+ years of experience within industry in Data Analytics, Engineering or statistical analysis, Preference for Pharmaceutical experience or industry that utilizes data analytics. Knowledge of best in industry approaches to data analytics and the presentation of such information to inform senior leadership decision making.
  3. Ability to work in a fast-paced, high pressure and changing environment in an autonomous manner. Flexibility to adapt to changing conditions and ability to effectively prioritize.
  4. Possesses knowledge and a skill set to operate within an environment that requires a high degree of urgency, positive interpersonal skills, ability to manage multiple complex tasks simultaneously
  5. Display strong negotiation skills and the ability to interact with high levels of management (VP,DVP, Directors) within domestic and international locations.
  6. This role requires strong organizational skills, strategic thinking, project management leadership skills and strong understanding of the pharmaceutical business.
  7. Conflict resolution skills including persuasive management techniques required. Strong oral and written communication skills needed.

Significant Work Activities
Yes, 15 % of the Time
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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.