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: Senior Analyst – US Indirect Tax


The Senior Analyst reports to the Director – Domestic Income Tax and plays an integral role in the global tax department, primarily responsible for timely preparation of all domestic income tax returns, extensions and estimated tax payments, including collaboration on the US International, transfer pricing and other key inputs completed by other tax subgroups or 3rd party service providers, assisting with the annual income tax provision process and assisting with other federal and state projects, as assigned. The role requires a basic understanding of federal and state income tax concepts and a growing knowledge of US international income tax relevant for a complex multinational public company.


Your Responsibilities:

  • Tax Data Management: Prepare and analyze monthly sales/use tax data for accurate reporting to third-party partners, ensuring adherence to regulatory requirements and internal controls.
  • Property Tax Support: Assist in the preparation of property tax returns, including supporting schedules, and oversee the timely payment of property tax bills to avoid penalties and ensure compliance.
  • Exemption Certificate Management: Validate and process exemption certificates using OneSource & Vertex software platforms, maintaining meticulous records to facilitate smooth audits and compliance verification.
  • Financial Reconciliation: Conduct general ledger reconciliations for indirect tax accounts to ensure financial accuracy and alignment with reporting standards.
  • Compliance and Project Support: Assist with various tax projects, including integration of sales/use and property tax considerations during business acquisitions and restructurings. Stay informed of tax legislation changes, and contribute to technology and process improvements for enhanced tax return compliance.


What You Need to Succeed (minimum qualifications):

  • Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Tax or Finance
  • Required Experience: 3+ years’ experience in Big 4 Public Accounting or multinational corporation
  • Top Skills: Sales, use tax, and property tax experience; knowledge of US Indirect tax compliance


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

  • CPA or equivalent
  • Experience with SAP, OneSource software and BNA/Checkpoint research programs
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong analytical, problem solving, decision making and organization skills


Additional Information:

  • 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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