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Abbott Financial Planning & Analysis Manager in Alameda, California

Abbott is a global healthcare leader that helps people live more fully at all stages of life. Our portfolio of life-changing technologies spans the spectrum of healthcare, with leading businesses and products in diagnostics, medical devices, nutritionals, and branded generic medicines. Our 109,000 colleagues serve people in more than 160 countries.

Financial Planning and Analysis Manager – Alameda, CA

ABOUT ABBOTT

At Abbott, we believe people with diabetes should have the freedom to enjoy active lives. That’s why we’re focused on helping people with diabetes manage their health more effectively and comfortably, with life-changing products that provide accurate data to drive better-informed decisions. We’re revolutionizing the way people monitor their glucose levels with our new sensing technology.

WHAT YOU’LL DO

In this role, our Manager of FP&A will support the US Commercial Business Unit, while reporting to the Business Unit Controller. This role is responsible for the creation and maintenance of annual budgets and periodic forecast updates. Provide financial analysis and support to operating managers on strategic planning, budgeting and operations planning, performance monitoring and variance analysis. Assist in financial evaluation of future business opportunities. Perform ROI and payback analysis on new products and major capital expenditures. Manage internal investor relations function.

Responsibilities:

  • Demonstrate an understanding of the application of the Quality Policy through daily activities.

  • Maintain vigilance to ensure adherence to the Quality Policy and system procedures by promptly reporting noncompliance issues to management Prioritize compliance to the QSR through ongoing support and communication of the Quality Policy.

  • Establishing clear measurable goals for subordinates, and ensuring prompt corrective action for any noncompliance issues raised by subordinates.

  • Prepares Plans, Updates, LBEs, LRPs and Monthly Reporting that meet timing and quality of presentation requirements, facilitating management review and decision making while ensuring integrity of the data and compliance with GAAP as well as Abbotts operating policies.

  • Quality includes no omissions that could have been foreseen through reasonable internal review and relevant management reviews.

  • Develop and maintain a finance organization capable of meeting Division and Corporate requirements.

  • Provide financial counsel and oversight for acquisitions, alliances and other strategic programs, including ad hoc analysis and decision support to all functions as needed.

  • Develop system solutions and process improvements that meet Planning and Reporting requirements.

  • Provide financial analysis and support to operating managers on strategic planning, budgeting and operations planning, performance monitoring and variance analysis, inaccurate or incomplete information could result in financial exposure to the Company.

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOU’LL BRING

Required:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience

  • Min. of 5 years' Financial analysis experience. Manufacturing experience a plus

  • Ability to plan, implement, and administer financial information and control systems

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

  • Highly proficient in Excel.

Preferred:

  • Advanced level degree in business or finance

  • Experience with Essbase a plus

WHAT WE OFFER

At Abbott, you can have a good job that can grow into a great career. We offer:

  • Training and career development , with onboarding programs for new employees and tuition assistance

  • Financial security through competitive compensation, incentives and retirement plans

  • Health care and well-being programs including medical, dental, vision, wellness and occupational health programs

  • Paid time off

  • 401(k) retirement savings with a generous company match

  • The stability of a company with a record of strong financial performance and history of being actively involved in local communities

_Learn more about our benefits that add real value to your life to help you live fully: _ www.abbottbenefits.com (http://www.abbottbenefits.com/pages/candidate.aspx)

Follow your career aspirations to Abbott for diverse opportunities with a company that provides the growth and strength to build your future. Abbott is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to employee diversity.

Connect with us at www.abbott.com , on Facebook at www.facebook.com/Abbott and on Twitter @AbbottNews and @AbbottGlobal.

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

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