Abbott Senior Finance Manager in Austin, Texas

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.

Responsible for financial planning, reporting and analysis supporting Abbott Neuromodulation’s US Chronic Pain business. Leads team working with commercial and financial management to prepare financial plans and set performance expectations. Manage financial analysts and ensure use of appropriate concepts and techniques combined with general business knowledge to identify risks and opportunities and propose solutions.

Responsibilities

  • Lead analyst team in support of US Chronic Pain business and act as primary point of contact for Division Vice President US Chronic Pain.

  • Direct performance of complex financial analysis and select course of action by utilizing appropriate financial tools.

  • Develop detailed financial forecasts incorporating historic, trended and current business information and provide insights into business risks and opportunities

  • Manage preparation and distribution of financial reports and packages by gathering and analyzing information related to current performance.

  • Prepare sensitivity analysis impact on revenue, expenses and profitability by modeling changes in key variables.

  • Monitor functional and departmental spending versus budget by highlighting material variances using system generated detail and trend reports.

  • Review and approve journal entries and assist in month end close as needed to ensure proper accounting at the functional and departmental level.

  • Identify and implement opportunities for continued improvement and simplification of financial and business processes.

  • Develop and utilize sound financial processes to drive improved business performance.

Accountability

  • Ensures appropriate integrity and reasonableness of financial data as well as compliance with Corporate/Division financial policies and procedures, and understanding of GAAP.

  • Responsible for adherence to Abbott accounting policies and procedures (CFMs).

  • Provide financial support and fully support achievement of financial plans, goals and objectives.

  • Seek guidance and deliver proposed solutions on issues outside of normal scope.

  • Very organized with good interpersonal, communication, and presentations skills.

  • Oversee projects with significant interface across functions and groups.

  • Balance demands of a variety of customers with potentially conflicting goals.

  • Meet deadlines and balance workload requirements.

  • Accountable for meeting critical project deliverables.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or related field.

  • Eight plus years of accounting or finance related experience.

  • Ability to analyze and interpret data. Ability to plan, implement, and administer financial information and control systems.

  • Knowledge of the principles, processes and standards for integrated financial analysis and reporting.

  • Proficient in Excel with general understanding of financial accounting systems.

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