Denmark - BagsværdWould you like to support decision making in the global Research & Development (R&D) organisation by being responsible for financial management of the organisational unit driving external innovation as well as the R&D staff areas? And are you looking for a high degree of responsibility and a steep learning curve in a young, international and ambitious environment? Then this is your chance to join R&D Finance in Novo Nordisk as our new Business Analyst.
About the department
R&D Finance is part of Corporate Finance and is responsible for the financial management of the R&D activities. You will be part of a highly ambitious and international team consisting of 16 dedicated employees. Our overall aim is to create impact through Finance Partnering to our stakeholders by combining strong financial competencies with a deep understanding of the pharma business in which we operate. To do this we collaborate closely with senior stakeholders across the organisation. We invest significantly in developing our employees through e.g. close sparring, frequent feedback, and giving a high level of responsibility to individuals. You will experience a continuing steep learning curve, enabling future career opportunities globally in Novo Nordisk organisation.
You will act as Finance Partner being responsible for the financial management of a newly established organisational unit driving external innovation in R&D in Novo Nordisk, a key focus area in the R&D strategy, as well as the R&D staff areas. This is done in close collaboration with the Research and Corporate Finance organisations, managing different stakeholders at various levels of seniority. You will be responsible for financial planning including senior management reporting and thereby creating the financial basis for decision making to secure optimal allocation of Novo Nordisk R&D resources. Further, in order to optimise the financial processes and influence R&D Finance you will be involved in various projects and be conducting ad-hoc analyses for stakeholders both in the R&D organisation and in Corporate Finance. Hence, in this role you will gain a strong financial toolbox, as well as a deep understanding of and strategic insights into R&D.
The person we are looking for holds a Master’s degree in business administration or economics with excellent results and have graduated recently. You have strong analytical skills, and a natural curiosity to learn the R&D business. You have the ability to secure quality, ensuring an eye for detail while still keeping the overview of deliverables, and work with financial systems. Finally, you are able to collaborate and communicate clearly with people at all organisational levels. The atmosphere in R&D Finance is informal and if you can hold on to your good sense of humour at all times, you are the kind of person we are looking for.
Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, your skills, dedication and ambition help us change lives for the better. In exchange, we offer you an opportunity to work with extraordinary talent and benefit from a range of possibilities for professional and personal development.
For further information, please contact Anette Halmind at +45 3079 0137.
22 December 2017.