Sr. Finance Analyst

Lake County, Illinois
Apr 30, 2021
Administration, Finance
Required Education
Masters Degree/MBA
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
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The Senior Financial Analyst supports the financial planning and analysis with respect to Actual, Plan, Update, LBE, LRP and various analyses to support the day-to-day operations and strategic plans for BTS Commercial organizations. 

Major Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the planning process for BTS Commercial organizations, including Plan/Update/LRP/LBE.
  • Analyze monthly actual financials including comparisons against Plan/Update to highlight risks and opportunities.
  • Ensure timely and accurate completion of monthly close activities.  Prepare key management reports (including monthly actuals) emphasizing historical results, budgets, forecasts and trends.
  • Review and analyze capital expenditures and projects..
  • Meet all financial reporting requirements for the Business Group, BTS HQ and Corporate. Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and business policies and procedures.
  • Interact with all levels of management including BTS VPs, Directors, and Managers, BTS FP&A, and Accounting COE.
  • Perform ad hoc analysis as requested by management or by a functional area.
  • Participate on project teams as required.
  • Serve as collaborative business partner to the supported areas and help to identify and drive process development and improvements within the organization.
  • Report to FP&A Sr. Manager, BTS.



  • B.A/B.S Degree in Finance
  • 6-8 years FP&A or Financial reporting
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • SAP General Ledger and SRM experience



  • IBM Cognos TM1 experience
  • MBA/CPA a plus


Key Leadership Competencies:

  • Strong set of analytical skills; high attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Ability to meet tight timelines and balance workload/multiple projects.
  • Build effective relationships with peers and cross functionally with business partners to enable higher performance.
  • Creates a learning environment, open to suggestions and experimentation for improvement.
  • Quick learner and grasps the “essence”; can change course quickly when needed.
  • Continually seeks process improvements; challenges the status quo.
  • Able to connect unrelated concepts, generates original or unique ideas.
  • Initiative and ability to work independently.

Key Stakeholders:

  • VP of Commercial BTS
  • Sr. Director, Commercial BTS
  • FP&A Finance Lead, FP&A Sr. Manager and BTS Controller

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