Drug Product Professional

Category:  Manufacturing

Måløv, Capital Region of Denmark, DK


Do you want to be part of a dynamic department that holds the product responsibility for oral products for treating of diabetes, Hormone Replacement Therapy and obesity? Do you have experience with production and documentation of solid dose drug products?
Apply now and join Oral Finished Product at Novo Nordisk in Måløv!


The position
In this role you will collaborate with your colleagues in the Stability team, Quality Control, Quality Assurance and Regulatory Affairs areas. You will be the person driving collaboration in an ever-changing environment with many different stakeholders and quality and regulatory-related concerns for the drug product. 


In the Drug Product & Filing team, your primary tasks will be to:
•    document the product quality of oral products
•    data analysis, calculations and quality statements/rationales
•    coordinate and write regulatory applications
•    prepare documentation for authorities and various internal documentation
•    problem solving and support to production sites in our global network 


Furthermore, you will be involved in many different disciplines, including risk assessments, drug product strategies, regulatory documents and stability studies.   

We strongly believe in a very thorough on-boarding, that will bring you closer to be a success in the role. Besides that, we encourage all our employee to take responsibility, together with us, for their professional and personal development.

We are looking for someone that has good drug product understanding and a strong quality mindset.


To succeed in this role, you:
•    hold a master’s degree in science within Pharmacy, Chemistry, or similar
•    have experience within the field of Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control, QC or similar
•    communicate fluidly in both oral and written English 


Experience within oral formulation and tablet production will be an advantage, as well as fluency in Danish.

As a person, you see new possible investigation avenues when results deviate from the expected outcome and do not compromise on quality while completing your tasks in time and move on to new tasks with energy and enthusiasm. You are a team player – open-minded, engaged, and able to inspire and motivate your colleagues. 

Finally, you have very strong stakeholder management skills.


About the department
In Oral Finished Product (OFP) Manufacturing Development Support and Stability in Måløv we are about 65 engaged and open-minded colleagues organised in 4 teams: Stability, Drug Product & Filing, New Product Entry and Lifecycle Management Support. 


We are responsible for the specifications of OFP’s drug products and transfer of products from Chemistry, Manufacturing and Control to our production facilities in Product Supply and the support of our productions.

As an employee in the Product & Filing team, you will be able to take up a lot of responsibility and gain support to develop. You can expect to grow both on a personal and professional level. You will notice our positive and agile mindset, and our ability to embrace change and adjustment to improve processes and quality for the future demands. 

Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive it. We are 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 to manufacturing, marketing, and sales – we’re all working to move the needle on patient care.


For further information, please contact, Associate Manager Sara Cockerton, (+45) 30 79 65 14 or at scer@novonordisk.com


19 February 2023


Please note that we will be reviewing applications on an ongoing basis, and we encourage you to apply as soon as possible. 

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.