Commercial IT Director - LATAM Region

Category:  Information Technology & Telecom

São Paulo, São Paulo, BR


Commercial IT Director - LATAM Region


Are you engaged with digital innovation and technologies? Do you feel motivated working with business and bringing IT solutions to evolve our business model and ultimately help to defeat diabetes and other serious chronic diseases? Do you have experience working with different regions? So, we have the perfect opportunity for you! We are looking for a Regional Commercial IT Director in a very exciting and fast-growing Region LATAM.


The position


The main responsibilities for this position are:


  • Act as a Strategic Business Partner to local management and business heads
  • Act as a Subject Matter Expert and advisor
  • Drive the continuous improvement of CIT operations, organisation and people capabilities
  • Define the Commercial IT Strategy for the Region to strengthen Novo Nordisk’s competitive positioning, drive implementation in alignment with the global projects
  • Ensure the Region has the capabilities required for successful execution
  • Work closely with and contribute to the Commercial, Medical and other functions, bringing external inspirations, demonstrating how technology can support and help drive our business, and identifying practical solutions to address business needs
  • Lead the Commercial IT team and be the focal point for business leaders for digital initiatives while supporting the process of maturing and scaling new digital initiatives




  • University Degree in IT/Computer Science or relevant discipline
  • Advanced degree preferred (MDs, MBA)
  • Fluent in English is required
  • Advanced Spanish is a plus
  • Experience working with IT or innovation as manager in a business-related position and working with different cultures.
  • Knowledge in Commercial Solutions Management.
  • Strong communicator and interests in understanding business operations


About the department


The Commercial IT department is responsible for bringing technology and innovation solutions in line with the business needs, acting in a strategic and consultative way, working aligned with Novo Nordisk Global Projects.


Working at Novo Nordisk


At Novo Nordisk we recognise 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 the communities we operate in.


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. We are happy to discuss flexible working, depending on the role and subject to business needs.




Apply before May 16th, 2021.

Millions rely on us 

At Novo Nordisk, we don’t wait for change. We drive change. 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. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 40,000 employees to change the lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.