At Elanco (NYSE: ELAN) – it all starts with animals!


As a global leader in animal health, we are dedicated to innovation and delivering products and services to prevent and treat disease in farm animals and pets. We’re driven by our vision of ‘Food and Companionship Enriching Life’ and our approach to sustainability – the Elanco Healthy Purpose™ – to advance the health of animals, people, the planet and our enterprise.


At Elanco, we pride ourselves on fostering a diverse and inclusive work environment. We believe that diversity is the driving force behind innovation, creativity, and overall business success. Here, you’ll be part of a company that values and champions new ways of thinking, work with dynamic individuals, and acquire new skills and experiences that will propel your career to new heights.


Making animals’ lives better makes life better – join our team today!


Your Role: Accounting Manager – Consolidations


This position will be a key contributor to the Elanco Corporate Accounting and Reporting (ECAR) team and will be responsible for various parts of the monthly corporate consolidations process, review and approval of journal entries and account reconciliations, resolution of accounting issues with global affiliates, etc. This role will also work with functions outside ECAR to ensure proper accounting for various transactions and will have external reporting responsibilities. Lastly, this role will be responsible for various special projects.


Your Responsibilities:

  • Assist global affiliates with resolution of accounting inquiries and issues
  • Assist in ensuring compliance with Elanco Global Accounting Policies and Practices
  • Own or assist with improvement projects as assigned by leadership
  • Assist in the implementation and administration of a new Consolidations system (OneStream)
  • Crosstrain with teammates to become the competent, primary backup for several key close processes


What You Need to Succeed (minimum qualifications):

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
  • Required Experience: A minimum of 3 years of applicable experience
  • Certifications: CPA or Chartered Accountant required
  • Key Skills for Success: Ability to handle ambiguity; Self-starter


What will give you a competitive edge (preferred qualifications):

  • Public accounting experience
  • High competency with Microsoft Office products, particularly Excel
  • Experience with SAP S4 HANA ERP or OneStream solutions for consolidations/reporting


Additional Information:

  • Travel: Less than 10%
  • Location: Global Elanco Headquarters – Greenfield, IN – Hybrid Work Environment
  • Flexibility during peak closing periods or to support special projects


Don’t meet every single requirement? Studies have shown underrepresented groups are less likely to apply to jobs unless they meet every single qualification. At Elanco we are dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive work environment. If you think you might be a good fit for a role but don’t necessarily meet every requirement, we encourage you to apply. You may be the right candidate for this role or other roles!


Elanco Benefits and Perks:

We offer a comprehensive benefits package focusing on financial, physical, and mental well-being while encouraging our employees to pursue our purpose! Some highlights include:

  • Multiple relocation packages
  • Two weeklong shutdowns (mid-summer and year-end) in the US (in addition to PTO)
  • 8-week parental leave
  • 9 Employee Resource Groups
  • Annual bonus offering
  • Flexible work arrangements
  • Up to 6% 401K matching


Elanco is an EEO/Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of age, race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected status