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Lilly Advisor-Global Security in Greenfield, Indiana



The newly created role Sr. Advisor – Global Security will act as the company’s security expert and will provide an opportunity for the successful candidate to establish the global security program and deliver key individual contributor expertise and security services on a global basis. The role will report to the Head of Global Real Estate, Facilities and Security and is based at Elanco global headquarters in Greenfield, Indiana. The successful candidate will be expected to stand up the company’s security function - which was previously provided by its former parent company – to a new built-for-purpose security program aligned with Elanco’s risk profile.


  • Working with company leadership and all cross-functional stakeholders, design the security enterprise for Elanco, to include development of policies, procedures and standards and compliance and governance framework

  • Identify and establish mitigation strategies and solutions for existing and emerging security risks, threats and vulnerabilities

  • Develop and maintain effective liaison with key national and local government law enforcement agencies

  • Lead employee awareness initiatives to promote good security practices in the workplace and in the conduct of business activities on a global scale

  • Act as the company’s lead security advisor in the evaluation of business risks

  • Lead compliance with regulatory and voluntary security program standards and requirements

  • Support, when necessary, internal investigations in collaboration with the compliance, HR, IT and legal functions

  • Manage response, investigations and law enforcement liaison for crimes committed against the company

  • In collaboration with other internal stakeholders and external law enforcement agencies, manage investigations into counterfeiting, diversion, tampering and theft of Elanco products

  • Collaborate effectively with the Elanco Information Security function to protect the company’s confidential information, trade secrets and intellectual property

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Additional Skills/Preferences:

  • Experience in security policy, procedure and standards development, implementation and governance

  • Experience in security officer/guard contracting and management

  • Experience in the oversight of security incident reporting and the use of security case management technical applications

  • Experience in leading emergency and critical incident response, including travel security

  • Experience in the use of open source and subscribed security threat intelligence and analysis

  • Experience in physical security design and performance (access control systems, alarm systems, video surveillance)

  • Demonstrated highly effective interpersonal abilities and verbal and written communications skills

  • Demonstrated ability to collaborate cross-functionally to achieve organizational goals and overcome challenges

  • Demonstrated ability to lead change globally through an influence role leveraging external/internal relationships

  • Experience in contracting and directing outsourced investigators

  • Membership in ASIS International and/or other professional security associations

  • CPP and/or PSP certification

Additional Information:

  • At times the candidate will be expected to work outside regular business hours, on weekends or on holidays, and be available for off-hours emergency consultation and response

  • Periodic domestic and international travel may be required (10-15%)

  • An individual contributor role will be expected on some occasions to directly participate in site security reviews, protection assignments, and other duties

  • 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.



Senior Advisor-Global Security

Job Category:

Corporate Communications

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree

  • Minimum 10 years of combined experience in a corporate security and a local, state or federal law enforcement capacity. The ideal candidate’s corporate experience would have been with a multi-national company, with responsibility across the personnel, facility and asset protection portfolios.

  • 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.

Company Overview:

Elanco is a global animal health company that develops products and knowledge services to prevent and treat disease in food animals and pets in more than 90 countries. With a 64-year heritage, we rigorously innovate to improve the health of animals and benefit our customers, while fostering an inclusive, cause-driven culture for more than 5,800 employees. At Elanco, we’re driven by our vision of food and companionship enriching life – all to advance the health of animals, people and the planet. Learn more at .





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North America