Abbott Manager Division Financial Reporting and Consolidation 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.

Abbott Diagnostics has a new opening for Manager Division Financial Reporting and Consolidation. This leader is responsible for providing financial support and counsel to divisional senior financial and executive management in the following specific activities: financial planning and analysis, management financial reporting, internal controls and asset management. Comprehensively oversee, direct and coordinate all aspects of the global ADD Division's Financial Planning processes aligned with Abbott Corporate and ADD business requirements.

Core Job Responsibilities:

  • This position is responsible to establish, develop and implement appropriate procedures to ensure the planning process provides an efficient and effective tool for senior management and that planning requirements and expected outcomes are achieved.

  • Develop and orchestrate the planning timeline, calendar, and

process.

  • Manage and coordinate with senior staff the preparation of the management presentation and related backup/analysis. The presentation, backup, and analysis must be comprehensive and include the assessment of all data and assumptions used in the planning development for reasonableness and the degree of achievability of these forecasts.

  • Responsible for the integrity and validity of financial information is critical to the organization in making timely and informed business decisions which support Division/Corporate goals and objectives.

  • Responsible for the maintenance and integrity of the P&L and Investment data for all Plan and LBE's.

  • Prepare various management presentations, relevant data, financial analyses, special projects and related consultation to senior divisional management in planning and achieving short and long term financial objectives.

  • Oversee and coordinate internal key management financial reporting for the ADD division.

  • Recruit, retain and mentor finance team members. Ensure finance team members have the appropriate training, coaching and rotational opportunities to develop broad based financial management professionals to support business needs.

Education requirements:

Undergraduate in Accounting/Finance required. CPA or Masters Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business highly desired.

Minimum Experience / Training Required:

8+ experience in Accounting, Finance, and/or Business. Knowledge of Abbott planning, reporting, and consolidation systems. Strong ability to meet deadlines and great attention to detail. Successful history of building/fostering relationships with key functional stakeholders.

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 corpjat@abbott.com