Senior Manager – Projects – Novo Nordisk A/S – Kalundborg

Do you have solid experience in planning investment projects and execution of project portfolios? Are you committed and eager to develop your career within the pharmaceutical industry? Are you both strategic and a team player across stakeholders? Then you might be our new Senior Manager for the project office in Novo Nordisk Insulin Product Supply in Kalundborg, Denmark. Apply today for a life-changing career! The Position In this role, you would work with exciting large projects. You will be responsible for planning, staffing, and executing a significant portfolio of investment projects while heading up a team of 20 experienced Project Managers, consultants, and environmental specialists. As a Senior Manager, you will set the direction and develop your team. In addition, you will work closely together with your stakeholders to ensure progress and results. You can look forward to: Oversee a large and complex portfolio of investment projects; keep track of risks, schedules, and costs. Analyse and plan the right resources to support projects’ execution in close collaboration with the Project Portfolio Manager, Personal Assistants, and Project Managers. Hold contract negotiations and performance meetings with external engineering partners. Set strategic directions and work with process simplifications, standards, and systems to develop our project portfolio office. Identify and drive ‘circular for zero’ initiatives across the area You will bring a strategic perspective and a general overview from shop floor to director level, with an open and proactive leadership approach. Qualifications To succeed in this role, we imagine that you have: An academic background in engineering, economics, supply chain, or similar Several years of experience in project planning and execution of projects from a similar position in a global industry regulated by the Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), or as a consultant specialised in project execution Excellent stakeholder management skills and natural ability to talk to employees at all levels Solid Experience with people management Fluency in written and spoken English; Danish language skills on a communicative level or willingness to learn it would be advantageous. At Novo Nordisk, we work in a GMP-regulated environment, and it is, therefore, essential that you never compromise on quality, standards, and safety. As a person, you will thrive in this job if you have strong collaborative and presentation skills, set high professional standards, and always adhere to agreements and deadlines. You have a strategic mindset, and you can inspire and motivate others. Above all, you are keen to go the extra mile and seek out-of-the-box ideas. About the department Insulin Manufacturing II (IM2) Business Support Department has around 90 specialised employees, who work in close collaboration across teams, including Associate Managers, specialists within IT, training, planning, purchase, finance, and our cLean & quality coordinator. Combined, we are IM2 Business Support, and together we support 3 production sites and QC laboratories.

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