Abbott Finance Supervisor - GCO HQ in Lake Forest, 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.

The primary function of the Finance Supervisor - GCO HQ is to perform analysis to evaluate and support the implementation of the Alinity Acceleration Plan to grow sales and profitability.

This position leverages the existing ADD systems and processes to provide strategic financial advice and insights based on accurate and timely financial analysis supporting management’s decisions. Synchronizing the financial information flow into clear and concise value added analysis. Must assure adequate and appropriate financial controls are in place and executed.

Act as financial leader for the monthly/quarterly forecasting (i.e. rLBE), performance tracking process and business decision support

Foster an environment that systematically delivers comprehensive performance driven analytics and anticipates/responds to changes in the market

Provide financial expertise in evaluating and identifying key issues and gaps in business performance, delivering analysis that provides a foundation for management understanding and action

Perform On-going Risk/Opportunities analyzes and necessary Contingency Plans

Lead/Support continuous finance and business process improvements to provide timely and meaningful financial information to business unit senior leadership

Bring numbers to life, streamline processes, collaborate with other finance professionals to ensure the overall effectiveness of the Planning process including timeliness, accuracy and integrity

Minimum Education:

Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting required.

MBA/CPA preferred but not required.

Minimum Experience / Training Required:

5+ Years of finance/accounting experience. International Divisional, Area or Affiliate experience preferred. Experience supporting commercial group is a plus.

Strong organization and communication skills as well as demonstrated ability to influence others that do not have a direct reporting relationship are critical. Demonstrated ability to bring the numbers to life by presenting financial information to non-financial professionals in a clear and concise way is essential.

An Equal Opportunity Employer

Abbot welcomes and encourages diversity in our workforce.

We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities.

To request accommodation, please call 224-667-4913 or email