Abbott Global SecurityAnalyst (3rd Shift) 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.

The candidate will be responsible for analytical support within Global Security Communications Center for monitoring local and global events that potentially impact the safety of Abbott personnel and business operations. This individual may serve the Lake County team or any of several other Abbott client groups and regions. Candidate must be able to communicate verbally both via several mediums (radio, telephone and written). Communications may include executive-quality incident summaries. The candidate will monitor and operate multiple reporting and alarm systems concurrently. Knowledge in applying analytical and risk evaluation methodologies and techniques will be a prerequisite for this position.

Main Responsibilities:

Candidates will be responsible for complying with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures, produce accurate, timely, positive results when monitoring events such as emergency response, crisis management and incident command. Additional skills should include;

Ability to work independently and as a team member.

Ability to perform specialized, complex assignments.

Demonstrated knowledge of current topics and trends of current conflict zone(s) around the world that potential global security threats.

Demonstrated ability to identify, plan, design and develop complex analytical projects in alignment with corporate goals, priorities and missions.

Demonstrated ability to develop and produce written operational intelligence products that incorporate data from various sources (e. g., open source, and corporate databases, etc.).

Possess excellent written and verbal communications and customer service skills.

Consistently works with reliable Intelligence resources to identify local and global events.

Continuously trains in and applies established Global Security criteria, for the creation and dissemination of intelligence notification products.


The GCC Communications Analyst position will report directly to the Global Command Center's Manager and Supervisor. No direct reports are assigned the GCC Communications Analyst, however, under the guidance of the GCC Manager and Supervisor, the candidate should anticipate mentoring new communications analysts or GCC support Staff or trainees.


College degree is highly desired. 2+ years of functional analytical/dispatch experience with Experience with various software is essential, I.e., Microsoft Office suite, particularly Access and Excel.. Bilingual skills (written and oral), are preferred.

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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