Abbott HR Portfolio Analyst 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.

Abbott’s HR Portfolio team is seeking a senior analyst to help support the priority HR projects. The right candidate for this role will be highly energetic, ready for a challenge and have the ability to execute highly complex or specialized analyses and processes. They will anticipate downstream impact of decisions or recommendations, effectively collaborate within the department as well as within and outside of the broader HR function, they will demonstrative the ability to drive work to resolution, all while serving with care, compassion, and confidence.

The main purpose of the rol e is r esponsibility for the HR portfolio’s 1) monthly, annual and quarterly budgetary process including managing actuals to plan; 2) procurement process; 3) creating, generating, and distributing reports to the project team and other stakeholders, and 4) project coordinator activities as required.

Core Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for providing analytical support for HR priority projects including management and coordination of all project budgets, project RCEs, procurement process (purchase orders, invoicing, tracking, monitoring), portfolio health, status reports, and timelines

  • Organize, implement and assist finance, project leads and project managers with the technical aspects of the project budget process and managing the project actuals to plan, both monthly LBEs and quarterly RLBEs

  • Summarizes and reports out to the Director HR Portfolio, HR finance team, procurement, and project leadership on budget progress, procurement status, and as needed for other project coordinator activities as required

  • Seeks, develops, and establishes business relationships with non-HR functions (e.g., procurement, finance, legal, IT, etc.) to drive and provide support to the project managers on executing project deliverables

  • Proactively seeks and recommends innovative ways to improve the HR portfolio processes as it relates to budget, procurement, cycle time, project coordination, and processes

  • Is considered a subject matter expert in project coordination, RCEs, project budgets, and project procurement processes

  • Works independently and within guidelines

  • Communicates issues to leadership while driving for resolution

  • Performs other related duties and responsibilities as assigned

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree (± 4 years) in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, Human Resources, or related field or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

  • Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint skills required

  • Advanced credential such as CPA or equivalent preferred

  • Ability to work in a highly matrixed and geographically diverse business environment

  • Ability to work effectively within a fast-paced changing environment

  • Strong organizational, planning, and follow-up skills and ability to hold others accountable

  • Multi-tasks, prioritizes, and meets deadlines

  • Strong verbal and written communications with the ability to effectively communicate at multiple levels within the organization

  • Previous experience managing multi-million dollar budgets preferred

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