Senior Supply Chain Partner

Category:  Supply Chain and Procurement

Kalundborg, Region Zealand, DK


Are you equipped with excellent analytical skills and passionate about making a difference in the lives of millions of patients with diabetes and chronic diseases? Join us as a Senior Supply Chain Partner in a high-performing and growing team that offers excellent career opportunities. In this role, you will leverage your analytical skills to handle complex collaborative decision-making processes in a dynamic environment, while working alongside a supportive team. 

Apply today for a life-changing career and unleash your potential for innovation and optimization!

The position
This is an exciting position, in which the focus is on communication with various stakeholders, and presenting insights that will support senior management in their decisions. In this role, you will be responsible for end-to-end forecasting of all aspects of supply chain from raw materials to the final product. You will also function as a sparring partner to production areas to drive improvements in the manufacturing process to meet increasing demand.

You can look forward to:
•    Coordinating the budgeting process across production facilities and ensuring that Novo Nordisk targets are translated to local manufacturing targets.
•    Setting up and optimizing warehousing capacities across the value stream
•    Managing inventory planning to ensure that strategic and operational inventory targets are met
•    Ensuring tactical supply chain parameters are maintained effectively
•    Developing tools along with data partners and being a part of projects which help in proper governance and automation.


You will be a single point of contact between the central and local teams and you will be able to develop a broad network across the organisation.


To succeed in this role, we imagine that you have:


•    Master’s degree in Data Science, Supply chain, Finance, Business management, or a related field
•    Experience in stakeholder management in large organisations and motivation to by establish something new where there will be many learnings
•    Excellent analytical skills, and some years of experience either with supply chain, production planning processes, business planning or business finance
•    Experience in tools like SAP or OMP and a flair for learning new systems
•    Proficiency in English


It would be an advantage to have experience in managing projects involving multiple stakeholders. To thrive in this job, it would be important that you always try to understand the occurring problems and offer comprehensive global and holistic solutions.


About the department
API (Active pharmaceutical ingredients) Supply Chain Management is the central department for the API manufacturing units in Denmark and US. We are responsible for managing API Sales & Operations Planning activities and inventory management. We also provide analytical consultancy for supply chain tasks for API and stakeholders through advanced analytics and other relevant Digital Supply Chain Enhancement tools.

You will get the opportunity to join an expanding, international, high performing team of people in Kalundborg, Denmark. If you have a good sense of humour and like to work in an agile changing environment, then we look forward to welcoming you.
Read more about working at Novo Nordisk Kalundborg, and our employees’ stories at


Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for a 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.


Kindly send your CV online. If you have any further queries, then you may reach out to Hiring manager – Arpit Mishra at:  


11 June 2023.


We will conduct interviews on an ongoing basis, so do not hesitate to apply today, as we might close this posting when we find the right candidate.
You do not need to attach a cover letter to your application, but please include a few sentences about why you are applying in your resume or CV. To ensure an efficient and fair recruitment process, please refrain from adding a photo in your CV.


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.