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: Clinical Research Associate – Field Monitor


Join our team as a Clinical Field Monitor in Animal Health, where you’ll ensure cutting-edge studies meet top-quality standards and global regulations. Dive into the heart of innovative research alongside top scientists, revolutionizing care for our furry friends and farm animals worldwide. Be part of a meaningful global effort to improve animal well-being and shape the future of veterinary medicine with Elanco! 


Your Responsibilities: 

  • Manage and support multiple clinical trials/studies for farm and companion animals, ensuring adherence to protocols and providing comprehensive assistance to scientists.
  • Monitor clinical studies in animals, including pivotal safety and effectiveness assessments, while ensuring data integrity and quality.
  • Prepare and ship clinical trial/study documentation and regulatory documents, verifying drug accountability and managing query communication with study sites.
  • Independently assess compliance with study protocols by interacting with Investigator sites or third-party contract facilities, address QA audits, and oversee routine activities such as site recruitment and training.
  • Collaborate across R&D teams, contribute to project planning, and demonstrate leadership by fostering a positive work environment aligned with company values, delivering innovative solutions, and facilitating accurate project forecasts.


What You Need to Succeed (minimum qualifications):

  • Education: Bachelor’s degree in a science or health related field and/or 5+ years of applicable experience or a Master’s degree in a science or health related field with 3+ years of applicable experience
  • Required Experience: A minimum of 5 years of experience in Clinical Monitoring experience in animals
  • Experienced in monitoring multi-site clinical field safety and effectiveness studies in client-owned animals, while possessing effective communication skills and a working knowledge of computer applications and basic animal health concepts for contributing to project plans.


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

  • Clinical Monitoring experience in client owned animals (veterinary)


Additional Information:

  • Travel: (U.S. and/or OUS) required: ~50%
  • Location: Global Elanco Headquarters – Greenfield, IN – Hybrid Work Environment


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

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