Short Description

Abbott is hiring an Analyst who can establish and maintain productive relationships with all audit, compliance and IT stakeholders including external partners.

Job Description

  • Assist the IT organization by assessing their compliance level for all key processes and in the development and implementation of associated remediation plans.
  •  Establish and maintain productive relationships with all audit, compliance and IT stakeholders including external partners.
  •  Champion change, innovation, and process thinking.
  •  Identify and execute on the need for an update and/or improvement to the integrated controls framework based on monitoring trends and/or control environment changes Risk Evaluation and Remediation.
  •  Evaluate and prioritize remediation activities and execute risk acceptance process where appropriate  Practices appropriate risk-based root cause analysis methodology that considers the organization‚??s strategic direction and priorities.
  •  Represent Compliance on regional process improvement and remediation initiatives.
  •  Advise on rollout and management of enterprise compliance initiatives and support compliance strategy in enterprise initiatives as a representative of Quality and Regulatory Compliance.

Supervisory/Management Responsibilities:
Direct Reports: 0
Indirect Reports: 0
Position Accountability/Scope:
The position is responsible for providing guidance and support for IT Controls Management to both business and IT control owners.
Minimum Education:
  • Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or equivalent plus 5+ years of related work experience with IT general controls, data privacy, and audit support, or an equivalent combination of education and work experience.

Minimum Experience/Training Required:
  •  Strong analytical skills and the ability to organize work in a logical, thorough and succinct manner.
  •  Highly self-motivated, goal orientated, and self-directed
  •  Good understanding of SOX, General IT Controls, and Data Privacy Regulations. Previous auditor experience preferred.
  •  Good understanding of Access Management controls. Previous application security experience preferred.
  •  Good understanding of Information Security  CISSP / CISA or similar certification preferred but not essential.
  •  Good understanding of IT systems and controls including ERPs, Web systems, e-commerce, data centers, network infrastructure, patching, access controls, databases, CRM, cloud systems, etc.
  •  Familiarity with risk management principles, regulatory requirements and, industry best practices.
  •  Flexibility to adapt to changing assignments and ability to effectively prioritize
  •  Excellent ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing to all levels of management
  •  Ability to express a point of view, and advise on risk and control considerations

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