Abbott Financial Planning & Analysis Manager in Abbott Park, Illinois

At Abbott, we're committed to helping people live their best possible life through the power of health. For more than 125 years, we've brought new products and technologies to the world -- in nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices and branded generic pharmaceuticals -- that create more possibilities for more people at all stages of life. Today, 99,000 of us are working to help people live not just longer, but better, in the more than 150 countries we serve.

Primary Function:

You will maintain accurate financial information and provide the HR Americas organization analytical support and financial information in compliance with corporate policies and government regulations. Provide financial counseling to the business staff in support of their charters. Ensure timeliness, accuracy and integrity of all financial related information including compliance with Corporate and Divisional policies.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Supports the HR Americas’ Controller with key projects and analysis.

  • Develops financial plan / LBEs and other required financial forecasts.

  • Provides mentorship on local and international policies and procedures, and CFM’s

  • Provides monthly analysis of actual financial results on a timely and accurate basis. Analyzes variances versus Plan and LBEs, and highlights risks and opportunities to plan.

  • Key roles in standardizing HR Financial process in acquisitions and divestitures.

  • Provides ad hoc business analysis on financial position on fixed assets, reserves, and inter-company balances, accruals and other financial information.

  • Assists management in financial justifications and analysis for capital requests, cost improvement projects or other related activity as required.

  • Interfaces extensively with key HR Area Management to provide understanding of key cost drivers.

Minimum Education

Bachelor degree, preferably in Finance/Accounting.

MBA and/or CPA preferred

Minimum Experience/Training Required

Ten(10) years of experience in Accounting and Financial Reporting.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

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