Elanco Animal Health has engaged Major Lindsey & Africa on an exclusive basis to conduct a search for a Deputy General Counsel, US to be located at its headquarters in Greenfield, IN (Indianapolis, IN). However, a remote working arrangement can be supported with the ability to travel to headquarters as needed.
Elanco Animal Health (NYSE: ELAN), with over 10,000 employees, $3.27B in revenue in 2020 and a market cap of $14.47B, provides those who raise and care for animals with solutions that empower them to advance a vision of food and companionship enriching life. Elanco understands the powerful role healthy animals play in making lives better. As pets increasingly become important parts of families, so too does the need to help them live longer, healthier, higher-quality lives. As the global population grows, so too will the need to meet the demand for safe, affordable food for all. Continued growth is expected by delivering meaningful innovation, growing top line results and expanding margins. Elanco’s over 200 brands are sold in 90 countries. For more information, please go to: https://www.elanco.com.
The successful candidate will have at least ten (10) years of legal experience gained in private practice and as in-house counsel in roles of increasing responsibility with an emphasis on commercial counseling and commercial transactions. The right candidate will have significant experience managing complex legal matters as well as leading and managing a team of attorneys and legal associates. He/She/They will have comprehensive knowledge and understanding of commercial contracting and working knowledge of US antitrust laws and competition/pricing laws. Previous experience successfully counseling senior business leaders, as well as experience managing teams, outside counsel, and legal spend and budget, as well as managing/setting Legal Operations strategy in a global setting is strongly preferred. Experience working with and/or managing/setting Legal Operations strategy is extremely valuable. A combination of in-house experience and in private practice in the animal health, pharmaceutical, or a related industry on a global basis is preferred.
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