Global Project Manager

Category:  Corporate Affairs

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Department Name: Global Public Affairs & Sustainability


Are you an experienced, dynamic and result oriented project manager with a strong passion for driving environmental change? Are you someone who can translate sustainability data into formats which can be communicated to both internal and external stakeholders, and demonstrate value to society and progress on driving a sustainable business? If yes, then we might have the right position for you as Global Project Manager- Life Cycle Assessment in the Global Public Affairs and Sustainability team based out of Global Business Service (GBS), Bangalore, India. Apply Today.


About the department

The Commercial & Corporate Affairs – Global Business Services (CCA GBS) unit is responsible for driving deliverables for multiple Senior Vice President (SVP) and Corporate Vice President (CVP) areas, including Global Public Affairs and Sustainability (GPAS), Patient Access, Marketing, Commercial Planning and Content hub.  

With a significant growth outlook for Novo Nordisk, it is of very high importance that the right environmental solutions are created to drive the change towards zero environmental impact. In addition to driving innovative market development and communication efforts, the unit is responsible for the global commercialization and optimization of Saxenda® and Obesity & NASH pipelines.


The position

 We are looking for a driven and motivated individual with good experience within the Life Cycle Assessment area to -


  • Conduct Life Cycle Assessments - Collect data, update, and develop models, update and develop reports, having reports certified by third party (PWC). Collection of LCA relevant data in the organisation, maintain and update the existing carbon footprint reports and prepare new when needed and perform calculations in GABI.
  • Estimate environmental metrics based on best available data sources within e.g. CO2 emissions, waste, use of chemicals, etc. Forecast Novo Nordisk’s performance within environmental metrics. Apply best-practice standards for calculations and provide insights to calculations and methodology.
  • Prepare data for controlling and review by external auditors. Support requests for data formats within environmental data.    
  • Maintain and support IT system with environmental data. Manage and maintain the IT system SOFI (for registration of environmental data) including support to SOFI users. Quality assurance of environmental data and perform necessary ICQ.



  • You hold an academic degree (MSc, MA or similar) within communication studies, business administration, or social sciences. Formal training (courses or on-the-job) in project management and/or production management.
  • Minimum 5 years of relevant professional experience in an international business environment.
  • Solid knowledge and experience in managing business processes and strategy development. Solid understanding of corporate sustainability and global issues, especially within environmental areas.
  • Experienced in the discipline of project and portfolio management. Experienced in corporate annual reporting.


Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company with a 100-year legacy of driving change to defeat serious chronic diseases. Building on our strong legacy within diabetes, we are growing massively and expanding our commitment, reaching millions around the world and impacting more than 40 million patient lives daily. All of this has made us one of the 20 most valuable companies in the world by market cap. Our success relies on the joint potential and collaboration of our more than 63,000 employees around the world. We recognize the importance of the unique skills and perspectives our people bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk, we’re working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Join us! Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.


Contact and Deadline

For further information, please contact or get to know us better by visiting Apply by 25th April 2024.


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.