Novo Nordisk

Krogshojvej 30
2880 Bagsvaerd
Denmark

Website: www.novonordisk.com/rnd.html

Industry sector: Pharmaceutical
Products/services: We are working for a future where people affected by diabetes, haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity can live with as few limitations as possible.
Location(s): Headquartered in Denmark, Novo Nordisk employs approximately 42,600 people in 75 countries and markets its products in more than 180 countries
Date of foundation: 1923
Number of employees: 41,000
About the company/organisation:

Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 90 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat other serious chronic conditions: haemophilia, growth disorders and obesity.

Our key contribution is to discover, develop and deliver better biological medicines. With a strong focus on innovation and decades of experience in researching, developing and manufacturing proteins, we explore new research areas and continuously turn science and technologies into the next generation of efficacious and safe biological medicines. Alongside this, we design and develop innovative delivery devices based on patient insights.

Producing life-saving medicine is a significant responsibility: millions of people depend on us. That is why we combine our scientific expertise and deep disease understanding with insights into what it is like to live with a serious chronic condition. 


Planned staff requirements: N/A
Area of expertise: Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Biotechnology, Chemistry, Pharmaceutics, Medicine, Mathematics, Physics, Engineering, Computer Sciences
Last degree: PhD, Master
Desired additional skills (soft skills): • Excellent communicaton both verbally and written 
• Internationally minded 
• Willing to take responsibility for tasks 
• Analytical 
• Structured 
• Relationship builder 
• Proactive and hands-on 
Career opportunities: Novo Nordisk offers Internships, Graduate Programmes, PhD and Postdoc programmes, as well as full time positions for ambitious and talented students and graduates.
Trainee program (number of positions/year): Yes (10)
Contact: http://www.novonordisk.com/careers.html