Join the Global Business Processes
Graduate Programme

Looking for a life-changing career within global business? Then look no further. The 2-year Global Business Processes graduate programme will give you global experience and invaluable skills from working with a broad range of business processes across Novo Nordisk’s business areas and markets. The programme has been designed to develop the next generation of global business leaders and will give you the opportunity to make a difference to the millions of people who rely on our products.

Are you one of tomorrow's key people? Use your master's degree to kick-start your career with us.

What’s it about?

Employees working with global business processes in Novo Nordisk have a wide range of roles and responsibilities – but all share the same commitment to excellence and to drive the continued success of Novo Nordisk. This graduate programme spans many business areas including business development, business assurance, production, regulatory affairs, strategic R&D, sales and marketing, quality, HR and corporate communications.

During the 2-year programme you will undertake rotations in our corporate headquarters in Denmark and in one of our global affiliates. You will work as a fully-fledged member of the team, and in addition to intensive cross organisational business training, the programme also offers you leadership and teamwork skills development.

What’s in it for me?

We are a successful global pharmaceutical company and the world leader in diabetes care. Your skills, dedication and ambition will help us continue to change lives for the better as we grow our business and help millions of people around the world.

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

During the Global Business Processes graduate 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 analysis and forecasting, new product planning, strategic pricing, regulatory issues, sales and marketing, production and quality assurance.

Furthermore, you will work with senior managers and build an international network of world-class colleagues, establishing yourself as one of tomorrow’s key people at Novo Nordisk.

We’ve designed the 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 Denmark or elsewhere in our global organisation.

Am I qualified?

The application deadline for a position as a Global Business Processes Graduate starting in 2019 has passed. Stay tuned for updates on the recruitment process for graduate positions in 2020, where you must have:

  • A master’s degree from 2019 or 2020 in a relevant field, for example within economics, management, international business or marketing
  • A minimum of 6 month’s international experience from working, studying or voluntary work
  • Relevant work experience or extracurricular activities
  • Above average academic achievements
  • Professional fluency in English