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Director, Aesthetics R&D - Integrations Lead (m/f/d)


  • Coordinate Allergan Aesthetics R&D diligence activities alongside Scientific Assessments (acquisitions and divestitures) for late stage and commercialized products
  • Identify Allergan Aesthetics R&D integration and divestiture functional leads
  • Coordinate and support Allergan Aesthetics integration related implications to provide R&D deal input during diligence.
  • Lead Cross-Functional global R&D workstream(s) to create pre-integration plans and lead the post-close execution activities.
  • Work with AbbVie (parent company) Transition Office (ATO) to ensure a smooth transition into shared functions
  • Track, Report, Present to senior management
  • Develop R&D playbook, tools, and templates to enable Allergan Aesthetics Alliance Management, Integration and Divestiture Planning and Execution
  • Work with project management to track key milestones and monitor synergies to completion.
  • Coach regional and affiliate leads to build integration capabilities in the organization as needed.
  • Contribute to new capability, process, and / or digital innovation efforts and contribute to operational excellence initiatives
  • Help drive the vision and capabilities of the Allergan Aesthetics Asset Leadership function
  • Bachelor's degree in technical, scientific, and / or business discipline.
  • Master's degree (MS / MBA) in technical, scientific, and / or business discipline and / or scientific doctorate (PhD, MD) preferred.
  • Minimum 10 years prior experience within the biopharmaceutical, life sciences, or Med Device industries.
  • Experience in M&A, Post-Merger Integration, and / or significant enterprise-wide transformational projects.
  • Experience in designing and implementing integration process design, mechanics and protocols across a wide range of functions.
  • Strong project management skills and proven ability to manage the timelines and decision making.
  • Strong functional / line expertise in Strategy and Operations; working knowledge of other corporate functions - Commercial, R&D, Finance, HR, IT.
  • Travel required 5% of the time
  • Ability to lead in a matrix and work with many diverse internal and external stakeholders within Allergan Aesthetics and across other functions.

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AbbVie Inc.
Madison, Wisconsin [USA]