Clinical Medical Manager

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN



Clinical Medical Manager


Location: Bangalore

Business Unit: CMR



Are you passionate about what you are doing? Do you want to build excellence within processes in the most efficient way? Do you have an innovative mindset to drive change in a future-ready environment? Are you best at what you do? If so, “Raise your hand” as there is an exciting opportunity waiting for you as a Clinical Medical Manager with us. At Novo Nordisk, we assure you will experience the best.


The position

As Clinical Medical Manager you will, facilitate execution of clinical trials related to New Therapy Areas (including CKD, CVD, NASH, inflammation and Alzheimers disease) by providing medical/scientific expertise and advice based on interactions with KOLs, independent professional associations and patient advocacy associations as necessary.


You will be responsible for –

  • Identify KOLs, investigators and research centres: Identify and map KOLs, investigators and research centres within the relevant therapy areas and collaborate closely with clinical operations teams in HQ, IO-SO and CDC during feasibility and allocation process.
  • Collect early scientific insights and guidance: Discuss relevant early development data with external medical and scientific experts optimizing the feasibility process for the clinical trial conduct and provide leadership in the scientific community within New Therapy Areas conducting advisory boards, scientific meetings, engaging with local associations for HCPs on relevant topics.
  • Contribute to Clinical activities: Contribute to delivering successful clinical trials (phase I-IV) in collaboration with clinical operations including driving scientific discussions at site selection and initiation visits, performing ad hoc visits, supporting attendance at investigator meetings, ensuring KOL inclusion in clinical trials, and engaging key investigators to communicate trial results.
  • Deliver Medical guidance: Provide timely guidance and internal training by supporting training creation and delivering training to clinical staff.
  • Scientific Communication: Position requires extensive scientific communication internally as well as externally and excellent and proactive communications skills are a necessity. As a Clinical Medical Manager, strong presentation skills are a must.




  • MD or PhD in healthcare with strong clinical and preferably research background.
  • 3+ years of clinical or pharmaceutical industry experience with strong experience in human healthcare research either from university or pharmaceutical industry.
  • Expert in therapeutic area of relevance, preferably with authorship in peer-reviewed journals and understanding the specificities and nuances of the local healthcare infrastructure.
  • We are looking for understanding of pharmaceutical drug development.
  • Experience as clinical trial investigator or sub-investigator is preferred.
  • Open to international travel in connection with site visits, congresses and company events.





 About the department

Novo Nordisk India affiliate office is in Bangalore & has more than 1,400 people working across the country in various functions. Clinical Medical Manager position is based in Bengaluru and reports to the Senior Director – CMR.


Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive it. We’re a dynamic company in an even more dynamic industry, and we know that what got us to where we are today is not necessarily what will make us successful in the future. We embrace the spirit of experimentation, striving for excellence without fixating on perfection. We never shy away from opportunities to develop, we seize them. From research and development, through to manufacturing, marketing and sales – we’re all working to move the needle on patient care.



To submit your application, please upload your CV and motivational letter online (click on Apply and follow the instructions). Internal candidates are kindly requested to inform their line Manager before applying.


15th July 2022



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.