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AbbVie Associate Director, Finance Processes in North Chicago, Illinois

About AbbVie

AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter at , Facebook at , Instagram , YouTube at and LinkedIn at .

  • Support the identification of process improvement opportunities in the OTC, PTP or RTR process area

  • Drive completion and update of relevant documentation, such as SAP Process Design Documents (PDD), Business Processes Desktop Procedures (DTP) documentation, Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) documentation, and Business Process Procedures (BPP)

  • Participate in process improvement design and validation

  • Provide guidance to the training organization for the OTC, PTP, or RTR process area

  • Support prioritization of ERP enhancement requests and support the resolution of tickets with the SAP technical team, Shared Services Organization (AFS), Business Process Outsourcer, Centers of Excellence and Affiliates


  • BA/BS in Finance or Accounting. MBA/CPA preferred.

  • 8 plus years of progressive Accounting/Finance experience.

  • The ability to interact with and support senior level management and to partner effectively and independently in a matrix organization, for example with the Treasury CoE, Supply Chain Distribution & Logistics CoE, Tax CoE and Accounting CoE.

  • Ability to drive, influence and manage change. Proven project management expertise. Strong organizational, analytical, problem solving, planning and decision making skills and ability to work independently. A highly motivated self-starter who can translate broad directions into high quality analytical output.

  • Extensive interpersonal skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills, including a high energy level. Builds strong relationships with peers and cross functionally with partners outside of team to enable higher performance.

  • Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills and technical and content strategy skills.

  • The ability to manage and coordinate multiple activities and shifting priorities under tight timeframes.

  • Open to new ideas, creative and utilizes value-added principles in approach.

Significant Work Activities

Driving a personal auto or company car or truck, or a powered piece of material handling equipment



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Equal Employment Opportunity

At AbbVie, we value bringing together individuals from diverse backgrounds to develop new and innovative solutions for patients. As an equal opportunity employer we do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex (including pregnancy), physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic.