Senior GMP Coordinator

Category:  Manufacturing

Hillerød, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you enjoy building deep insight and knowledge within GMP? Are you curious enough to look just a bit longer on how systems and behaviours are connected? Are you capable of translating detailed information’s into patterns? Then the role of Senior GMP coordinator for a site of four production lines might be a good fit!


The position

As Senior GMP Coordinator you will be responsible for supporting management and colleagues across the site in maintaining and developing a high GMP level. The position is characterized by a dynamic mix of coordination and developing a deep insight within compliance.
Your tasks will include:

  • Drive preparation for and follow-up on authority inspections and internal audits.
  • Ensure high-level GMP overview, and report quality trends to management.
  • Lead and coordinate critical quality issues and compliance activities, where cross site coordination is necessary.
  • Coach, and assist, your colleagues in GMP related tasks such as deviations and changes (delimitation, corrective & preventive actions, qualification etc.)
  • Coach and facilitate LEAN related task such as systematic problem solving, continuous improvements etc.
  • Maintain quality risk oversight for the site and ensure reporting.
  • Be responsible for GMP introduction course.

You will also head the network of local GMP Coordinators across the site and facilitate alignment in how the GMP coordinator role is managed locally in the departments. Besides we expect you to educate the site on compliance related knowledge and insights.

You will be part of the GMP networks within the area, and in corporation with your peers in the other departments shape the culture of our site in terms of how we approach compliance.

To succeed in this role, you have:

  • An academic degree within pharmacy, chemical engineering, chemistry/biology or similar.
  • +5 years of experience working with GMP.
  • Extensive experience from the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Knowledge within complex production processes and have experience from GMP regulated areas.
  • Strong in findings patterns and presenting data.
  • Full professional proficiency in English.

As a person you are analytical and work systematically and logically. You are curios and pay attention to details. You enjoy being immersed in gaining deep insight within the bits and pieces in compliance.

About the department
Our team is part of the BRD Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient (API) Denmark Area that is located in Gentofte, Hilleroed and Kalundborg. This is where the active ingredients, going into all our life-saving biotech products, are made by app. 660 committed colleagues. We manufacture through complex chemical and biotechnological processes requiring a high level of expertise, commitment, and engagement from our employees and including cultivation, recovery, purification and freeze-drying. We are producing at full speed in existing facilities, while building and ramping up new state of the art additions to keep up with demand and new Novo Nordisk products. 

Working at BRD, Novo Nordisk
Biotech & Rare Disease (BRD) is part of Novo Nordisk Product Supply, which is a global production network. In BRD we are not only supplying all Novo Nordisk products for Rare Diseases, but also using our competences in Biotech to support the growing efforts into completely new production platforms and therapy areas for Novo Nordisk. Not only are we making a difference for patients – we also strive to make a difference for our employees by promoting a learning culture with high level of trust, innovation, and development for everyone. Are you ready for a life-changing career? 
If you want to know more about the position, please reach out to Senior Manager Jangawar Anwar +45 34 48 14 56.

12 February 2023.
Interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis, so you are encouraged 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. 


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.