Project Associate in Global Safety Project Office
Novo Nordisk A/S
Gladsaxe, 1 stilling
- Project Management
- Denmark - Bagsværd
Are you a high performing Project Manager with drive, leadership competencies and a sharp analytical mind-set? Would you like to be part of a line of business Project Management Office driving the strategic development and organisational change management from project start and beyond implementation committed to achieve our common goals in Global Safety? Do you have great stakeholder management and communication skills ensuring sound decisions are taking by senior management? If you are motivated by making a difference to patients and being part of a team setting ambitious goals, you may be the person we are searching for.
About the department
Global Safety Project Office is part of the Global Safety organisation (~420 employees) in Novo Nordisk reporting to the Executive Vice President of Corporate Development. We drive key strategic projects within global patient safety (Pharmacovigilance) and product quality. You will be part of a dynamic department consisting of 11 employees including 2 colleagues situated in Bangalore, India. The professional backgrounds in the department are diverse, however, primarily within IT project management and management consulting. We are ambitious and strive for excellence. We are responsible for driving a global project portfolio, the IT strategy and performance reporting in Global Safety.
You will be responsible for driving work stream(s) within larger projects or drive smaller projects with sparring from senior colleagues. The job offers frequent senior management interaction, leadership responsibility and requires global internal and external stakeholder management.
You will have the opportunity to plan and execute challenging projects together with the team drawing on the collective knowledge of the entire department through frequent sparring. Projects include IT development (within our key IT systems or new IT systems e.g. within Business Intelligence and innovative business applications), process optimisation or strategy. You will be exposed to different organisational units throughout Novo Nordisk. You will build a strong global network and further develop your skills guided by our project model and tools. You will be responsible for driving department initiatives and we expect you to be an active part in the development of the department.
The person we are looking for has completed a relevant Master’s Degree (Business Administration, IT, Engineering, Economics, Pharma or the like) with excellent results. Ideally you have 1-2 years of experience with project management, preferably from a well-reputed IT or management consultancy or pharmaceutical company. You may also be a key talent through a graduate programme. You are motivated by driving change and improvements involving many stakeholders at all organisational levels. You have a high level of drive, initiative and persistence. You are structured and result-oriented. Furthermore, you are ambitious and you enjoy working with challenging tasks. You have profound analytical skills and communication skills.
Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we use our skills, dedication and ambition to help people with diabetes. We offer the chance to be part of a truly global work place, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.
For further information, please contact Julie Tranberg Rasmussen, at +45 3075 4487 (Monday-Friday between 9:00-10:00).
25 May 2016.