Strategy Partner

Category:  General Management and Administration

Hillerød, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Are you passionate about strategy development and business partnering? Are you motivated to drive strategic projects that have a big impact on Novo Nordisk and involve many stakeholders? Then apply today and join our team as Strategy Partner.


About the department

The position as Strategy Partner is placed in the Business Support department for Device Manufacturing & Sourcing (DMS) in Hillerød. DMS is responsible for the global supply chain of high-quality components and preassembled parts for our internal customers within prefilled and durable devices. The unit consists of 700 engaged colleagues that work with both sourcing of components from our global network of 40 suppliers and manufacturing from our own high volume manufacturing site.


You will be working closely with the head of DMS and the site management team and hence be covering a variety of complex and exciting tasks – always led by the needs, challenges, and opportunities of the business.

The position

Together with a strong team, you will be responsible to drive strategy development for DMS. You will have the opportunity to be part of a wide range of assignments involving a variety of stakeholders.

You will:

  • Conduct scenario analysis, develop business cases and make recommendations to facilitate strategic decision-making within manufacturing, sourcing and supply chain, in collaboration with the line of business and management team
  • Work closely with stakeholders from different functions and levels of the company to analyse exploratory scenarios and assess their impact on Product Supply, Quality and IT, as well as on Novo Nordisk as a whole
  • Drive the processes for business reviews and business planning for DMS
  • Assignments and analyses are wide-ranging, from capacity expansions to the development of new organisational set-ups - so you will have the opportunity to expand your knowledge and have an impact in many different areas.

You will report to the Director of DMS Business Support.



To succeed in this position, you should have:

  • A relevant master’s degree and at least four years of professional experience in the field of strategy, management consulting or in a similar function
  • A proven track record of driving strategic projects and advising Senior Leadership
  • A well-developed toolbox for working with business cases and strategic analyses
  • Strong analytical skills, a strategic mindset and holistic problem-solving approach
  • Fluency in English, both spoken and written.

As a person, you are ambitious, structured and have a passion for strategy development. You approach tasks with a positive attitude, consider multiple perspectives and deliver high-quality results. The position requires a high level of strategic thinking as well as attention to detail, as you will impact important long-term decisions for Novo Nordisk. You thrive on working in a flexible and dynamic environment where priorities can change quickly, whilst being surrounded by colleagues that support each other and value a sustainable work-life balance. Finally, you enjoy working in cross-functional teams and with international stakeholders.


Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is its people. We know that life is anything but linear and balancing what is important at different stages of our career is not always easy. That is why we make room for different life situations and always put people first. We value our people for the unique skills they have, and we continuously work to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk means working towards something bigger than ourselves, and it is a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joined potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees. Together we go further. Together we change lives.


For further information, please contact hiring manager Anders Bræmer at +45 3075 6288.

11 June 2023. Please note that applications will be reviewed and interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis.


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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.