Experienced Environmental Monitoring Professional

Category:  Manufacturing

Gentofte, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you looking for an opportunity to work in Manufacturing Development? Would you like to develop your career within environmental monitoring (EM) and have an impact in a broader perspective? If yes, then do not miss this opportunity to boost your career and apply today!


The position

You will work closely together with a team of experts and specialists covering all aspects of the aseptic production processes across Biotech & Rare Disease (BRD) and other SVP-areas in Product Supply (PS), including the requirements to establish, operate, and maintain facilities and environment used for manufacturing. 

The Manager GxP regulated Facility process cover environmental monitoring, gowning and behaviour in classified area, cleaning of production facilities and contamination control. 


In this job, you will play a special role in:
•    Translating GxP requirement into practice by writing different kind of documents and SOPs.
•    Support and troubleshoot at our production sites across our SVP-area.
•    Facilitate that better practices are identified, shared and implemented across the sites.
•    Participate and execute training in the process (peer-to-peer and classroom training).
•    Manage smaller projects within the process.


We have a strong focus on making a difference in close collaboration with the production sites and you will be involved in taking crucial decisions within the EM area across production sites in BRD, so you need to have the ability to solve complex issues in the production. You will have a broad range of contacts, e.g. with production departments, QA, QC and process responsible across PS. To a very large extent, your success depends on your ability to collaborate and communicate in a transparent way.
To succeed in this position, you have:
•    MSc in Microbiology/Chemical/Pharmacy/Engineer or similar.
•    +5 years of professional experience working in an AP or API production facility.
•    Knowledge related to the environmental monitoring requirements and guidelines related .
•    Ability to communicate at all organisational levels - with operators, managers and specialists.
•    Fully proficient in both written and spoken English, while Danish is an advantage.


You can expect a position with a high degree of independence where good communication skills are a must, including the ability to create relations and influence colleagues across the organisation to ensure buy-in for new ways of doing things. 


About the department
Manufacturing Development is a part of BRD with a team of over 650 colleagues working together to optimise and develop processes across six global production sites. Our field of work broadly covers the area also known as MSAT (Manufacturing, Science, and Technology). We bring value to our patients by driving innovation for the entire BRD, working with Industry 4.0, new technologies, biotechnology, and developing processes for both existing and future products.

Working at Novo Nordisk, BRD
BRD is part of Novo Nordisk Product Supply, which is a global production network at the forefront of technology and quality production of pharmaceutical products. In BRD, we are not only supplying all Novo Nordisk products to people living with serious chronic diseases, but we also use our competences in biotech to support the growing efforts into completely new production platforms and therapy areas for Novo Nordisk. We are more than 3000 dedicated colleagues working at six production sites in Denmark and the United States. Here we cover the entire production value chain where raw materials are cultivated, purified, formulated, filled, assembled in devices, packed, and distributed across the globe. As more and more people need our products, we support Novo Nordisk's initiatives in new therapy areas. Every day, we work to streamline and expand our capacity through process innovation, automation, and the introduction of new technology.


For further information, please contact Cathrine Friberg, Specialist, +45 3075 4034 or Ditte Kivsmose Kaldor, Senior Manager at +45 3075 7767
15 October 2023.
Please be advised the interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis, so we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. 


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We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 


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