Senior Medical Project Manager

Job description

Job description


Malmö, Sweden

Job category

Clinical Development and Medical





  • Location:  Office located in Malmö, Sweden and regular travels to office expected



Your new company 


At Novo Nordisk we create value by putting the patients first. W e are shaping the future with a vision of a driving change to defeat diabetes. Working here is not just a way to make a living, but a way to make a difference. Today it is considered that over a half million Swedes are diagnosed with diabetes or at risk for developing the disease. Many believe that the increase in obesity and diabetes is the most serious challenge for public health.


At Novo Nordisk your skills, dedication and ambition help us strengthen our position as an innovative partner and respected industry leader. In exchange we offer you an opportunity to work with extraordinary talent and benefit from a range of possibilities for professional and personal development.


Your new role 
We are looking for a Medical Project Manager within Diabetes and other therapeutic areas to join the Medical Affairs team in Sweden. As Medical Project Manager it is your responsibility to drive medical strategy cross functionally and be a scientific expert on Diabetes and the portfolio. With this expertise, the Medical Project Manager initiate, drive and manages scientific projects with internal and external stakeholders and research collaborators.


Your responsibilities:


  • Medical strategy in initiating and implementing national medical tactics to ensure achievement of targets in the Diabetes portfolio.
  • Drive cross-functional activities together with marketing and sales and market access to ensure achievement of targets.
  • Collaborates with relevant external stakeholders in developing scientific approaches and solutions to support scientific business strategies.
  • Initiate, drive and manage global, national and regional scientific real-world data (RWD) and other relevant medical projects (including digital health) within Diabetes and other therapeutic areas.
  • Drive and manage ISS proposals.
  • Responsible and develop Key Opinion Leader (KOL) Management.
  • Execution of national advisory boards.
  • Collaboration with the clinical team and input to trial protocols and reports, investigator recruitment and initiation.
  • Medical/scientific expertise in reimbursement applications to Medical agencies.
  • Medical/scientific expertise to the processes guided by Marketing (launch teams, promotion material, strategy development)
  • Development of educational activities and material.



What you'll need to succeed 

Experience / Skills:

  • Educational background: Medical Doctor with clinical experience or similar higher education within Biomedicine or equivalent.
  • PhD graduate within medicine area.
  • Experience from driving research projects and other relevant projects.
  • Communicative and capable of having a deep scientific dialogue with KOL´s and other stakeholders
  • Be able to work cross-functional and understand the commercial business
  • Enjoying educating and presenting for bigger audiences
  • Previous experience from work within Diabetes are highly appreciated
  • Interest in developing digital solutions and way of work
  • Fluent in Swedish and English


Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk we recognise that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and the communities we operate in.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. We are happy to discuss flexible working, depending on the role and subject to business needs.




9- May- 2021




If you have questions about the position, feel free to contact Sofia Gerward, Head of Medical Affairs ( +46 706388004 )



Millions rely on us
To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.