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Position Summary

Distinguished Technical Advisor, reporting to the Senior Director of US Technical Services is a role is for an internationally recognized Poultry Veterinarian, sharing their extensive commercial production experience with internal and external customers, to drive value beyond product.



  • Collaborate with customers to identify and manage complex live production challenges
  • Provide objective technical support to our customers both inside and outside the Elanco portfolio
  • Serve as a knowledge resource to the US sales and technical teams
  • Identify and communicate unmet customer needs to marketing teams and help generate marketing materials and trial development
  • Help validate feasibility and commercial opportunity of New Product Pipeline
  • Present as a thought-leader at scientific and industry meetings and participate in professional organizations as an Elanco representative


Basic Minimum Qualifications:

  • DVM with advanced degree e.g DCPAV, MAM, PHD
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience in commercial poultry health management at a live production level for a top 20 integrator
  • Extensive applied experience of problem solving in Breeder, Hatchery, Grow-out and Food Safety environments
  • Qualified candidates must be legally authorized to be employed in the United States. Elanco does not anticipate providing sponsorship for employment visa status (e.g., H-1B or TN status) for this employment position.


Additional Skills & Preferences:

  • Effective communicator at all levels of management including Executives, Technical, and Supervisor roles
  • Willing to explore alternative approaches to common industry challenges
  • Ability to communicate “the voice of the customer” to internal stakeholders


Additional Information:

  • Worker Type: Teleworker
  • Teleworker* = work remotely on a full-time basis, spending less than 10% of their time or one visit/quarter or less at an Elanco office or site.



  • 50% of travel


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