AbbVie Sr. Business Systems Analyst - Supply Planning in North Chicago, Illinois
Sr. Business Systems Analyst - Supply Planning
USA, Illinois, Lake County
AbbVie’s Supply Chain IT organization is helping to transform the business by connecting information from packaging lines to patients. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of that change. This position will be responsible for the ownership and execution of key IT projects and initiatives supporting the Supply Planning and Supply Chain functions.
This position is expected to work with minimal oversight. The role will support a global Planning Systems transformation on both our Supply/Demand Forecasting solution (JDA) and the subsidiary BI Solutions.
Lead complex, global systems projects that support the supply planning functions.
Act as the application and process SME for the global Supply Planning.
Develop Solution Design, and Functional Requirements documentation
Lead Conference Room Pilot Sessions, and Integrated Testing cycles for projects
Develop and deliver Super User and End User training, as needed.
Coach and mentor analysts, to create a high-performing team
Manage and direct the activities of contractors, consultants, and other third parties.
Work with cross-functional teams and other BTS stakeholders, to ensure the successful planning and execution of systems projects
Identify and implement ongoing opportunities for system and process improvements
Follow ITI/DevOps based processes to ensure cost effective, continuous operation of the Supply Chain Planning systems
Minimum of 6 years of work experience including business analysis, project management, application support
Ability to travel globally – 5%
Ability to facilitate requirements gathering workshops, to elicit user requirements
Ability to lead multiple concurrent projects
Strong communication and persuasion skills
Track record of driving project deliverables to successful conclusion
Advanced knowledge of relational databases and structures
Experience with Cognos, Qlik or similar Business Intelligence platforms
Experience working with large ERP systems like SAP, JDA, JDA ESP, or equivalent
Understanding of the end-to-end Demand and Supply Planning processes
Prior consulting experience highly preferred
Experience working with a global user base
Knowledge of JDA Demand, JDA ESP
SAP ECC 6.0 experience highly preferred
Significant Work Activities and Conditions: N/A
Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time
Job Type: Experienced
Job Level Code: IC