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Associate Global Scientific Advisor Novo Nordisk, Apply Online

Are you a life science/research graduate interested in medical writing? Do you enjoy collaborating with peers in the medical field, interpreting and communicating scientific data? Does interacting with global medical leaders interest you? Then we have an opportunity for you within our Global Medical Affairs department. Apply now and join a growing team, working in an international environment.

About the department

Global Medical Affairs, GBS is an extension of the Global Medical Affairs, headquartered in Denmark (HQ), and is part of Global Business Services (GBS), Bangalore, India. The team consists of highly motivated global scientific advisors (medical writers), project managers, graphic designers and publication managers working together with the Global Medical Affairs department in Søborg, Denmark and the Medical Affairs department at Various affiliates of the company. Our core competencies include communicating scientific and medical knowledge on our products to the external scientific community and across the organisation, in-house content development, project management and publication planning for external medical events.

The position

As a Global Scientific Advisor, you will be part of a team of highly motivated and talented medical doctors and scientific project managers with clinical, research and/or pharmaceutical experience, who

are passionate about drug development, medical and scientific education, and communication. You will use your analytical skills and your creativity towards communicating scientific ideas to a global audience.

As a Global Scientific Advisor, you will provide timely, accurate and credible scientific and medical input for a variety of projects pertaining to scientific communication around Novo Nordisk’s products. Your tasks will involve close collaboration and effective communication with various cross-functional stakeholders including colleagues from the US affiliate, global medical affairs and other functional areas. Another important part of the job is to engage in dialogue with Key Opinion Leaders (KOLs) in different settings with focus on medical and scientific information and preparing their presentations for Novo Nordisk standalone events and international medical congresses.


  • PhD in life sciences or PharmD/M Pharm with 2-3 years of experiences in research (post-doc) or medical/scientific writing.
  • Preferred: PhD in Life Sciences with previous pharmaceutical industry experience.
  • Proven publication record having produced scientific articles independently – preferably as first author.
  • An ability to work independently with pro-activity.
  • It is an advantage if you have experience in working cross-culturally or in global teams.
  • You thrive in a setting with a high level of complexity and have solid problem-solving capabilities and a positive attitude.
  • You have excellent collaboration and communication skills and are fluent in professional English.

Working at Novo Nordisk

We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here – to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.

Contact: To submit your application, please upload your CV and motivational letter online (click on Apply and follow the instructions).

Deadline: 12th January 2024.

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