Medical Illustrator - Graphic designing

Category:  Clinical Development and Medical

Bangalore, Karnataka, IN

Medical Illustrator

Medical Illustrator

Department – Global Medical Affairs - GBS (GMA GBS)

Location – Bangalore, India


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

Medical Illustrator will be responsible in creation of medical communications content, create/format PowerPoint, word, excel documents used for internal and external medical communication based on inputs from Global Medical Affairs Rare Disease team.


Create brochures, infographic reports, posters, and presentations for a range of internal and external medical communication based on inputs from Global Medical Affairs Rare Disease team. Create 3D models, animation and textures using computer graphics software. Effective communication and expectation setting with relevant stakeholder in the medical affairs teams with regard to expected quality and timelines on delivery. Evaluate and recommend new methods, materials, and equipment for use in medical illustration. Follow standards and guidelines for consistency with corporate visual identity. Effectively follow review/approval process to obtain approvals and signatures for projects and create videos and explore opportunities for innovation in design.


You are entrusted to fulfil the following responsibilities:

  • Prerequisites to master the job are experience from the medical communications/pharmaceutical industry.
  • Minimum of 2-5 years of graphical design experience required. 
  • In-depth knowledge of anatomy, medical terminology, and medical illustration principles. 3D Studio Max experience desired. Scanning and digital photography experience helpful. 
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple projects and priorities.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in science/engineering. 
  • Graphical design background with a solid understanding of medical communication.
  • Good communication skill.



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 advisors, project managers and publication manager working together with HQ, regions, and affiliates across the world.

Our core competencies are communicating scientific and medical knowledge on our products to the external scientific community and across the organization; delivering external medical events including in-house content development and project management; and Publication planning.


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.


To submit your application, please upload your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions).

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3rd October 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.