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Abbott Lead Business Operations Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri


At Abbott, diverse ideas, perspectives, and expertise allow us to create the life-changing solutions that help people live healthier lives. In 150 countries and with businesses spanning nutrition, diagnostics, medical devices, and branded generic pharmaceuticals, Abbott offers you enormous opportunities to explore your interests and help you achieve your career and personal goals.

Abbott Rapid Diagnostics (formerly Alere) is part of Abbott’s Diagnostics family of businesses, bringing together exceptional teams of experts and industry leading technologies to support diagnostic testing which provides important information for treatment and management of diseases and other conditions.


eScreen (Abbott’s Workplace Services business) is driven by the vision, passion and dedication of its employees who are committed to developing and delivering innovative products and services which automate and streamline the employee screening process by combining cutting-edge technology with superior customer service.

The Lead Business Operations Analyst is a key member of the Operations team supporting data analytics, client reporting, operational efficiency projects and problem resolution. The person hired in this role will address complex operational challenges and operate like an internal consultant to analyze and define strategic and operational improvements within our workgroups.

Successful candidates will be self-motivated, intellectually curious, a fast learner, comfortable with ambiguity and working independently, able to focus on details while thinking strategically. This role is perfect for someone who enjoys having the ability to solve business problems and deliver insights that enable timely and effective operational decision-making!


  • Partner with key business personnel inanswering complex questions with both quantitative and qualitative insights

  • Support key Operations projects toinclude planning, requirements gathering, management, analysis, training andexecution

  • Gather and analyze large amounts of informationquickly and problem solve effectively

  • Develop, track and report on keyoperational metrics in partnership with key business leaders

  • Understand data management controlsand business process intelligence

  • Understand and translate businessrequirements into system requirements incorporating timing, contingencies andlimitations

  • The Lead Business Operations Analyst is a key member of the Operations team supporting data analytics, client reporting, operational efficiency projects and problem resolution.

  • Interface on a regular basis with the Operations leadership team to recommend solutions and efficiency projects, report out on status and business returns of existing projects and develop templates to create efficiencies within existing reporting requirements.


  • Bachelor’s degree with quantitative focus

  • 5+ years of experience in management consulting,business strategy, or operational excellence / process improvement


  • Excellent attention to detail, highlyaccountable and self-motivated

  • Excellent analytical insight,prioritization, and problem-solving skills

  • Strong oral, written and interpersonalskills

  • Extremely well-organized and capable ofhandling multiple projects and ad-hoc requests simultaneously

  • Experience presenting and analyzinglarge quantities of data with strong spreadsheet and database query experience(e.g. SQL)

  • Comfort working in fast-pacedenvironment with limited guidance

  • Advanced experience in Excel

  • Work both independently and in groups in a variety of situations requiring analytical, interpretive, evaluative and constructive thinking.


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.

An equalopportunity employer, Abbott welcomes and encourages diversity in ourworkforce. We provide reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals withdisabilities. To request accommodation, please send an email to .

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