Looking for a life-changing career within Finance or Procurement? Then look no further!

For 2021 we offered a range of opportunities across Global Finance, Global Procurement, and International Operations (IO) Finance. Scroll through to learn more about each programme and find the one that's right for you.

Fast-track to success! This full-time position offers you the chance to experience 4 exciting jobs in just 2 years. You will work in various Finance functions across Novo Nordisk’s value chain, from R&D to Sales, to obtain a holistic view on the company.

An example of a Global Finance graduate’s journey could look like this:

1. R&D Finance, HQ: Manage investments in our future product pipeline

2. Novo Nordisk Consulting, HQ: Work on cross-functional projects like new product launches

3. Novo Nordisk, Inc., US: Gain commercial insights into a key market

4. Strategic Finance, HQ: Work on closing deals in our M&A department

Working at Novo Nordisk provides the opportunity to make a significant difference to patients and society while also delivering exciting results from a business perspective.

As you’ll be working towards an ambitious career, we will provide you with:

  • Accelerated personal and professional development through 1-on-1 sparring with a senior mentor assigned to you from day 1 and an extensive, custom-built training programme
  • International experience by working abroad for 6 months in one of our affiliates (e.g. USA, Colombia, Malaysia, India or one of many other options)
  • A broad and international network of world-class colleagues, with exposure to senior management

We are looking for candidates with:

  • A recent master’s degree in a relevant subject, for example Finance, Economics, Business Administration, Accounting or Mgmt. Accounting
  • Excellent academic achievements
  • International experience from working, studying or volunteering
  • Relevant work experience or extracurricular activities
  • Professional fluency in English
  • The ability to relocate internationally

In Novo Nordisk, Global Procurement is responsible for sourcing and purchasing billions worth of services and materials across the business.  Our responsibilities include establishing and anchoring supplier strategies, negotiating contracts, identifying sourcing needs, driving the sourcing and procurement process, managing stakeholder and supplier relationships. 

In addition, Global Procurement supports the organisation by prioritising key business activities with the aim of achieving the highest possible total supply chain value, while taking quality, risks, savings, environmental and social aspects into consideration.

Working at Novo Nordisk you will have the opportunity to make a significant difference to patients and society while also delivering exciting results from a business perspective.

During the 2-year programme you will undertake 4 rotations: You will work in different departments in our corporate headquarters in Denmark and for 1-2 rotations you will rotate internationally into our affiliates or production sites located around the globe. 

Additionally, you will receive formal training and gain knowledge and invaluable international experience leading to both professional and personal development.  You will develop core skills in areas such as supply strategy, contract negotiation, financial planning, procurement systems, change management, etc.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • A recent and relevant master’s degree
  • International experience
  • Relevant work experience or extracurricular activities obtained next to your studies
  • International mindset and ability to adapt quickly to change
  • Team-player attitude, excellent communication skills, high drive and an eagerness to learn
  • Global mobility and professional fluency in English

We offer job opportunities in Novo Nordisk’ International operations in Denmark, Poland, Turkey, Indonesia, Australia, Brazil, Mexico and Colombia.

During the 2-year programme, you will undertake three challenging and exciting rotations of 8-months duration, both in our regional headquarters, business areas and in one of our global affiliates.

In Novo Nordisk, Finance focuses on driving competitive value creation with a strong performance culture and focus on feedback.

During the International Operations Finance Gradate Programme, you will receive formal training and gain knowledge and invaluable international experience leading to both professional and personal development.  You will develop your core skills within areas such as financial planning, analysis and controlling, process management and management reporting.

You will have the opportunity to work with senior managers and build an international network of world-class colleagues, establishing yourself as one of tomorrow’s key people in finance at Novo Nordisk.

We’ve designed this programme so that following its successful completion, you will be equipped with the necessary skills and experience to become an integral part of our company – typically with a permanent position in one of the business area offices or affiliates in the region.

We are looking for candidates with:

  • A recent and relevant master’s degree
  • International experience
  • Relevant work experience or extracurricular activities obtained next to your studies
  • International mind-set and ability to adapt quickly to change
  • Team-player, excellent communication skills, high drive and an eagerness to learn
  • Globally mobile and professional fluency in English