Manager IT

Abbott   •  

Abbott Park, IL

Not Specified years

Posted 247 days ago

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Directs, manages, plans and administers the operational and administrative activities for Corporate Legal Division, with immediate focus on eDiscovery and Information Governance/Records function.  Manages a staff responsible for all phases of the systems development and implementation process.  Accountable for delivery of a $2MM records management systems implementation, and orchestrating development of Enterprise Information Governance Strategy together with Legal business partners.

Understands organization's vision, goals and strategies.  Aligns department priorities appropriately, determines critical success factors, evaluates and pursues initiatives based on fit with strategies.

Champion change and innovation. Stimulates creativity and innovation in others. Open to new ideas. Supports those who initiate change and take risks.

Anticipates and recommends technical solutions to business problems.  Accountable for effectiveness of systems solutions relative to business requirements.

Negotiate, secures, oversee & ensure that resources are available to meet the daily operational demands of the area.

Oversee and control department budgets, project capital/RCE expenditures & ROI: develop, monitor and  meet expense and recovery plans; continually look for opportunities for cost reductions and cost avoidance.

Prepare budgets for cost pools and manage to them.

Responsible for all aspects of people leadership; setting expectations, coaching, counseling, developing, evaluating, feedback, hiring, discipline and separations.  Determine necessary mix of skill set.

Confronts and deals with employees issues in a constructive and timely manner.

Responsible for compliance with applicable Corporate and Divisional policies and procedures

Establish and maintain high-quality relationships with all levels across the company and with external partners.