GMP Coordinator

Category:  Manufacturing

Kirke Værløse, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you have a knowledge of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP), and are you motivated by setting high compliance standards and ensuring that we continuously improve our processes and ways of working? Do you gain energy from collaboration with many colleagues and by succeeding together?

If so, you might be our new GMP Coordinator in the Assembly and Packaging department, 164, in Kirke Værløse, Denmark.


The position

As GMP Coordinator you will collaborate closely with management and support teams in upholding and enhancing a high level of Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP).

Work tasks will include, but are not limited to:

  • Driving the preparation for and overseeing the follow-up on authority inspections and internal audits
  • Coaching and assisting your colleagues in GMP-related tasks such as deviations, changes, projects etc.
  • Prepare trend reports, Quality Oversight Tools, Quality Management Review (QMR)
  • Maintaining a high-level GMP overview and reporting on GMP and quality trends to management

Your job will be characterized by a dynamic blend of coordination, follow-up, and setting direction, and driving actions and projects across the department alongside the focused execution of your own tasks. As a result, a flexible workstyle, and the ability to prioritize your tasks and time are essential qualities for this role.

Moreover, you will be a member of the GMP network within the CVP area that facilitate collaboration, alignment and sharing of best GMP-related practices across Finished Product Manufacturing DK-2.
The position requires the ability to act as a role model in setting the direction. Furthermore, it is essential that you are curious to understand and gain energy by going on the shopfloor and interact with production.



We are looking for someone with a strong quality-mindset who proactively takes initiatives and secures commitment from the stakeholders.
To succeed in this role, we expect you to have:

  • BSc or MSc Degree within pharmacy, biology, engineering, or similar field.
  • At least +4 years of experience in the pharmaceutical or medical device industry, or a related field, with a specific focus on GMP regulated areas and complex production processes.
  • The ability to think and act with a broad perspective, encompassing the big picture while maintaining focus on and interest in crucial details.
  • LEAN mindset with experience in systematic problem solving.
  • Professional proficiency in both Danish and English.

As an individual, you are positive, cooperative and work with a solution-focused approach. You work systematically, logically, and proactively. Your effective communication spans all levels of the organization, from operators to management, and you take pride in resolving tasks and challenges with a hands-on approach, involving key stakeholders closely in the process.

About the Department
As part of FP (Finished Products), at our sites in Gentofte, Kalundborg, Kirke Værløse and Taastrup, we are more than 350 colleagues working together to ensure that our finished products are assembled and packed to the highest standards before distributed to people living with serious chronic diseases. We bring value to our patients by delivering high-quality products in accordance with Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) in a timely and cost-effective way as we constantly optimise our processes and invest in the latest technology.


Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for 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.

For further information, please contact CVP GMP Partner, Cathrine Richnagel, at +45 30759312 or Director, Rasmus Herschend, at +45 30797717.

02 August 2024.
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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.