Finance Intern

Category:  General Management and Administration

Bagsværd, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you looking for an exciting hands-on learning opportunity to supplement your studies? Do you want to gain practical experience in supporting the strategic decision making of a global pharmaceutical company? Then join us as a Finance Intern in Novo Nordisk and get the opportunity to work alongside experienced colleagues. Apply now!


The position

You will be part of the Digital Data and IT Finance team, which is a young and dynamic department with colleagues from diverse backgrounds and seniority level, mainly working with Financial Planning and Analysis.

  • Focus on supporting the Finance Business Partners to Digital Data & IT organisation
  • Providing high quality stakeholder management, support in planning, creating tools for the business to use, and ad hoc financial analysis
  • Finance related tasks with varying complexity

During the internship, you will have the opportunity to work with different financial metrics and tools with the aim of generating financial insights for strategic decision making. The role’s key objective is to support the Finance Business Partners, DD&IT Management, and the budget responsible for the financials and to allocate resources to the digital transformation under the guidance of a senior colleague.

You will receive continuous feedback on your work, and we will support you in building a network inside Novo Nordisk beneficial to your professional and personal growth.


  • Internship period: 6 months (with the possibility of an extension)
  • Working hours: Flexible, 25-37 hours per week
  • Start date: As soon as possible
  • A Danish full-time work permit is required
  • Enrolment in a MSc. is required

Internships are remunerated if the study track allows.



You are currently perusing your Master´s Degree in Finance, International Business, Economy, or equivalent.

  • Outgoing and see yourself as an executor who gets the job done on time without compromising the quality of your deliverables with a can-do attitude
  • A fast learner with a solution-oriented mindset while a strong and reliable team player, who can support, but at the same time challenge your teammates in strategic decision making
  • Strong communicator with fluency in spoken and written English
  • Intellectually curious, have a strong drive to succeed, a high level of energy, and the ability to work independently

At Novo Nordisk, we use our skills, dedication, and ambition to help people with diabetes and change their lives. By working with us you will have the opportunity to do the same in a global business environment


About the department

You will join the Digital Data and IT Finance team. We are responsible for a broad range of Financial Planning, Reporting, Business Controlling, Finance Partnering, and Digital Finance tasks across Digital Data & IT.

If you are looking for an opportunity where you get exposed to challenging assignments in a rapidly changing business environment, while working in a dynamic pharmaceutical company that treats its employees as one of the most important assets, sounds exciting, then apply today!


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.



For further information feel free to contact Alaaeddine Zaabalawi at or Morten W. M. Hillmann at



9 February 2023.

Kindly note that applications will be reviewed continuously, and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. Please refrain from adding a photo to your CV to ensure fair and efficient processing.

We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


At Novo Nordisk we recognize 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 communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.