Global Project Manager

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN


Department : Global Medical Affairs.


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 Global Project Manager with us. Apply Now. At Novo Nordisk, we assure you will experience the best.


About the department 

Global Medical Affairs, GBS (GMA GBS) is an extension of the Global Medical Affairs team in Headquarters (HQ) in Denmark and Zurich, is based out of Global Business Services (GBS), Bangalore, India. The team consists of highly motivated medical/scientific advisors, medical illustrators, project managers and publication managers working together with HQ, regions, and affiliates across the world.


The Position

The primary role will be timely planning and proper execution of projects, which are initiated by the Medical Directors, based on identified and agreed needs to fulfil objectives on departmental and/or project level(s). An ideal candidate will be responsible for defining project scope, set achievable goals, expected deliverables, stakeholder mapping, estimated cost and timeline for medium complexity projects in medium scale, and secures project approval.


  • An ideal candidate will also be responsible for identifying and driving improvement projects across Medical Affairs and facilitating cross-functional collaboration opportunities across departments in NWE and Affiliates.
  • The candidate will play a key role in stakeholder management and will be responsible for ensuring appropriate use of communication channels to proactively engage with vendors, GMA/GBS and team based out in North West Europe.
  • This position requires one to be highly self-motivated, proactive, organised and have a passion for data, insights and metrics.
  • Dealing with vendors, stakeholder Management, Multichannel Engagement & congresses, Ownership, minimal handholding, challenging content and proposed costs and secures involvement of Corporate Sourcing when required is also an important aspect of this role.



  • Master’s degree in Bioscience, Lifesciences, Biotechnology or equivalent in relevant area (Mass communication/MBA).
  • 5+ years of experience in similar industry preferred in both local and global roles.
  • Demonstrates strong project management skills, Multichannel Engagement & Congress, Internal & External stakeholder Management.
  • Exposure with Ownership, Minimal handholding, planning, driving, implementing/executing the projects successfully.
  • Understands organizational set-up of respective countries and establishes structured contact with local stakeholders.
  • Periodic history of working as a team player.
  • Good data interpretation and representation skills- Proficiency in MS-office.
  • A self-driven and self-motivated and a strategic thinker who can work independently without any supervision.
  • Excellent communication skill (English).
  • Inclination toward using digital solutions.


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).



Apply on or before: 15th June, 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.