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IT Business Partner

Bannockburn, Illinois
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Job ID R0060643

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Job Description

About the role:

Are you looking for a patient-focused, innovation-driven company to inspire you and empower you to shine? Join us as an IT Business Partner in our Bannockburn, IL office. At Takeda you will be a "trusted advisor," and primary IT contact to the assigned PDT group. The ITBP operates as the essential business contact representing IT in promoting IT services and capabilities for the purpose of business technology strategy development, solution discovery, and relationship management. The ITBP, As an IT Business Partner you will partner with the business and other team members to determine opportunities and Identify projects. Be the lead role in allowing the business to achieve its goals through the use of technology. You will also communicate decisions, priorities, and project information to appropriate levels of staff regarding IT requests, projects. You will report to the Plasma Derived Therapy IT Business Partner and work with the IT group.

How you will contribute:

  • Develop working relationships with important partners in assigned functional areas to ensure IT - Business agreement at the strategic, tactical, and operational level.
  • Develop solution roadmaps.
  • Contribute to annual IT budget for departments.
  • Develop solution concepts and business cases for new investments.
  • Perform business analysis and prepare recommendations and business plans.
  • Be the essential liaison for the functional area with the other IT teams and outside vendors

What you bring to Takeda:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Sciences, Life Sciences, Business, or related subject matter.
  • 6+ years of information management and related work experience in the Biotech/Pharmaceutical industry.
  • 5+ years of working experience managing external service provider partnerships within the Pharmaceutical and Biotech environment.
  • Experience with IT projects from start to end.
  • knowledge of information management, data quality, data constraints, and Governance Frameworks.
  • Management capability.
  • Engage with colleagues and senior team members.
  • Experience in budget planning and financial management.

Additional Info:

  • Travel Requirements – Ability to travel up to 20%, internationally as required

What Takeda can offer you:

  • Comprehensive Healthcare: Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • Financial Planning & Stability: 401(k) with company match and Annual Retirement Contribution Plan
  • Health & Wellness programs including onsite flu shots and health screenings
  • Generous time off for vacation and the option to purchase additional vacation days
  • Community Outreach Programs and company match of charitable contributions
  • Family Planning Support
  • Flexible Work Paths
  • Tuition reimbursement

More about us:

At Takeda, we are transforming patient care through the development of novel specialty pharmaceuticals and best-in-class patient support programs. Takeda is a patient-focused company that will inspire and empower you to grow through life-changing work.

Certified as a Global Top Employer, Takeda offers stimulating careers, encourages innovation, and strives for excellence in everything we do. We foster an inclusive, collaborative workplace, in which our teams are united by an unwavering commitment to provide Better Health and a Brighter Future to people around the world.

Absent an approved religious or medical reason, all US office-based and lab-based Takeda employees who workfullyon-site or in a hybrid model (as determined by Takeda) must be fully vaccinated to work at a Takeda site or to engage with Takeda colleagues or anyone else on behalf of Takeda. US field-based employees must be fully vaccinated as a condition of employment, absent an approved religious or medical reason. US employees who work at a Takeda manufacturing facility, and those who work at a BioLife center or BioLife lab, may be subject to different guidelines. If you are contacted by a Takeda recruiter about your job application, we encourage you to seek more information on the applicable guidelines for the department /Function to which you have applied.

Following the CO Equal Pay Act, Colorado applicants Are Not Permitted to Apply.

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