Business Process Consultant - IT

Lake County, Illinois
Jan 13, 2022
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.

The Business Process Consultant - IT will work liaison between the Information Security and Risk Management (ISRM) teams and various AbbVie IT areas across the global organization with a focus on supporting the Governance, Risk Management and Compliance team. Responsible for determining requirements, analyzing, and developing solutions to meet the goals of the ISRM within the larger global IT organization. Additionally, framing longer-term strategies related to roadmaps and future needs. This individual will work with the ISRM team, Infrastructure, and Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO).

 Job Duties:

  • Assist with ISRM portfolio management, including:
    • Execution of current or proposed ISRM functional / operational projects.
    • Analysis is based on numerous key characteristics to meet the main strategic objectives while considering constraints imposed by customers and stakeholders, internal resources, and external factors.
    • Providing information for updates and portfolio governance meetings.
    • Leading/Managing the execution of small initiatives.
  • Assist with any organizational reorganization / integration activities related to ISRM growth and continuing capability maturation.
  • Design and facilitate the build out of process automation for both existing and future capabilities.
  • Improve systems by studying current practices to design and implement modifications.
  • Provides references for users by writing and maintaining user documentation, process and data flows and supporting ISRM users.
  • Provide reports / dashboards by collecting, analyzing, and summarizing ISRM system performance and trends.
  • Work with both BTS and internal business consumers of ISRM services / information to better facilitate solutioning to meet their objectives and integrate them into the ISRM Long Range Plan (LRP).


Skills and Qualifications:

  • B.S. in IT or equivalent experience
  • Minimum 7 years of related experience in an IT or Information Security discipline
  • Working knowledge / understanding of risk management as it pertains to IT
  • Ability to summarize technical data for non-technical audiences
  • Ability to author clear and concise reports
  • Strong verbal and non-verbal communication skills
  • Familiarity with the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience with data discovery and reporting tools
  • Experience with software to visualize information
  • Strong analytical background

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