Global Medical Advisor

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Department – Global Medical Affairs


Does your motivation come from challenges and working in a dynamic environment? Do you thrive in a working environment where close collaboration with key stakeholders and strategic alignment is essential? Do you have a can-do attitude with continuous improvement as one of your career objectives? Then we might have the right position for you. Apply now and join a growing team, working in an international environment.


The Position

As a Global Medical Advisor, you are expected to be the global medical specialist on the product/project within your responsibility towards internal and external customers. You will be responsible to provide medical and scientific support for key opinion leaders (KOLs) and other healthcare professionals on a product and collaborate with other departments within the organization, including commercial support for development of promotional materials. You are entrusted to fulfil the following responsibilities:

  • You will be responsible for transforming clinical trial data into scientific and commercial communication, used to support Novo Nordisk products.
  • Additionally, you will be involved in clinical activities including maintain overview of internal and external clinical activities for specific product/project, provide market-oriented medical input to trial design, protocol development, and investigator selection etc.
  • Furthermore, you will contribute to and execute global Health Care Professionals strategy, execute global advisory boards, and support speakers in preparation for presentation of NN data at conferences (KOL Engagements).
  • In addition to this drive development of publications according to publication plan and strategy for each product/project in collaboration with the Global Publication Team.
  • You will support the medical education strategy for the portfolio including driving medical content for symposiums at international congresses and NN standalone external educational meetings.



  • Hold a degree of a medical doctor (MBBS) with MD and/or PhD.
  • Strong clinical and/or research background in relevant areas (Example: Diabetes mellitus, endocrinology, cardiology, obesity, internal medicine) with interest in advanced scientific analysis and communication.
  • Two or more years of pharmaceutical industry experience and experience in drug development is preferable.
  • Strong Communication skills and fluent in both spoken and written English.
  • Understanding of pharma business, pharma marketing practices and pharma law and guidance.
  • Authored personal publications, held international medical presentations and written synopsis and protocols (preferable).
  • Strong professionalism, dedication and willingness to travel is essential.



About the department

Global Medical Affairs (GMA) Bangalore, an extension of GMA in headquarters (HQ), is based out of Global Business Services (GBS), Bangalore.


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.



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30th April 2023.




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.