Business Relationship Manager

Lake County, IL, United States
Feb 01, 2021
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 .

  • Works with internal and/or external stakeholders as a thought leader to align technology solutions with business strategies.
  • Drives definition of technology objectives and recommends industry-leading solutions to support business needs. Identifies technology solutions to support business growth and productivity.
  • Analyzes emerging technologies and work with business and BTO Leadership to translate implications of the new trends into an effective technology vision and strategy.
  • Establishes and maintains a strategic relationship with appropriate level key stakeholders. Leads stakeholder (internal and, when appropriate, external) business planning and strategy meetings.
  • Participates in short- and long-term strategic planning sessions with [Business Domain] stakeholders to improve business processes.Leads prioritization of BTS initiatives based on organization(s) needs/strategy, technology workload and budget.
  • Accountable for the refinement of project requirements in order for them to be estimated. Accountable for BTO Demand initiation and coordination.
  • Ensures the business need is addressed by the technical solution from a conceptual standpoint.
  • Promotes business knowledge of BTS process, roles, and procedures to ensure the best possible outcome.
  • Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate, Divisional and BTS Policies and procedures.


  • Bachelor's Degree with 8 years experience; Master's Degree with 7 years experience; PhD with 3 years experience.
  • Ability to develop effective and compelling visualizations of key business and technology concepts
  • Project financial planning and cost estimation experience
  • Ability to communicate effectively with both technical and business teams
  • Strong organizational capabilities with ability to manage multiple priorities
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills

  • Knowledge of pharmaceutical systems
  • Leadership of cross-functional teams; experience working within global environment in multiple time zones
  • Knowledge of outsourcing methodologies and operating models, and working with professional services firms

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.