Abbott Sr Strategic Engineering Project Manager in Columbus, Ohio

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.

The Strategic Engineering Manager is responsible for capital planning & project delivery. The person must be a highly motivated, energetic, experienced professional with a background in Engineering and Project Management.

This manager will help develop a 5-year Capital Investment Plan and will be responsible for the day-to-day management of the annual capital spending plan. The overall value of the portfolio exceeds $10 million for projects planned or in progress.

This position will work closely with the Division Capital Office of Planning, Design, and Construction to develop and update cash flow projections for all active projects within the portfolio. The incumbent will also collaborate with the Office of Facilities Management and Maintenance to plan and track spending for hundreds of smaller projects through the company’s deferred Maintenance program. The Manager of Capital Planning and Budgeting will monitor the use of state bond funds within design and construction projects to ensure compliance with authorizing legislation, and will assist project managers and engineers to resolve funding issues.

Strong analytical, critical thinking and reporting skills are a must. As a key intermediary between the project office and finance department, this position also requires excellent communication skills. The incumbent must be able to work independently at times and attention to detail is paramount. Project tracking and follow through is imperative. Must be able to clearly articulate details of the Financial Plan to a senior audience.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

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