(Sr.) Product Manager, Insulin

Category:  Commercial Marketing

Seoul, Seoul, KR


Are you ready for an exciting marketing role that will change the lives of people with diabetes and other chronic diseases? Are you a self-starter, highly motivated team player with a winning attitude who can thrive in a fast-paced dynamic environment? Does dealing with different people in the medical, clinical, and pharmaceutical field excite you? If so, then you are the Insulin Product Manager we are looking for! Join Novo Nordisk and be part of a world-renowned pharmaceutical company whose aim is to change patients’ lives. Apply today.



About the Company 
Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with 100 years of innovation in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat obesity, haemophilia, growth disorders and other serious chronic diseases.  A focused healthcare company and World Leader in diabetes care, we are actively working to change the course of the diabetes pandemic and improve the daily lives of people with diabetes. 


About the Department

This position is part of our Diabetes Marketing Team together with other two product managers and the person in this position will directly report to the Business Unit Head of Diabetes. 


The position
Lead the strategic development and management of Novo Nordisk’s diabetes product/portfolio, focusing on innovative, patient-centric solutions to improve health outcomes and quality of life for patients. This role entails significant collaboration within the business unit and collaborate across various functions to enhance product success and patient care. The Senior title of this position will be decided based on the experience level of the candidate.


The Position’s key accountabilities are:

  • Develop and refine product strategies to meet market needs and enhance patient outcomes.
  • Collaborate with teams within the business unit to align strategies and operations.
  • Engage and collaborate with the cross-functional team to ensure product/portfolio success and readiness for new market launch.
  • Maintain relationships with key stakeholders including healthcare professionals.
  • Monitor and report on product performance using established metrics to guide future strategies


Roles & Responsibilities:


1. Strategic Product Leadership:

  • Assumes comprehensive responsibility for the strategic direction and success of assigned diabetes products, impacting overall business outcomes and aligning with corporate goals.
  • Manages product lifecycle from development through to market launch and beyond, ensuring continuous adaptation to meet changing market and regulatory environments.

2. Market Insight and Analysis:

  • Employs advanced analytical tools to interpret market data, gaining insights that influence product development and competitive positioning.
  • Synthesizes findings from a variety of sources, including direct patient feedback, to refine product offerings and improve patient engagement strategies.

3. Cross-functional Team Collaboration:

  • Navigates a complex BU structure, fostering collaboration across integrated teams to enhance product impact and operational efficiency.
  • Champions the integration of diverse organizational functions, aligning objectives and maximizing resource utilization across departments.

4. Stakeholder Engagement:

  • Manages comprehensive stakeholder engagement strategies, ensuring alignment with Novo Nordisk’s patient-centric values and broader healthcare objectives.
  • Plays a pivotal role in negotiating with stakeholders to secure market access and facilitate product adoption.

5. Performance Measurement:

  • Develops and maintains robust mechanisms for measuring product performance against business and health outcome targets.
  • Uses data-driven insights to drive strategic decisions and adapt approaches in response to market feedback and performance metrics.



  • Minimum 7 years of marketing/strategy consulting experience in the Pharmaceutical industry are required
  • Total 10-15 years of experiences will be highly preferred 
  • Proven track records in Global Multi-national Pharma copmanies are required
  • Graduate level degree, i.e., B.A. and/or above is required.
  • Fluency in both written and spoken English is essential.

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.



Kindly send your CV online (click on Apply and follow the instructions). Internal candidates are requested to inform their line manager when applying. 



Until the completion of recruitment. Applications will be screened on an ongoing basis, so you are encouraged to apply as soon as possible.


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.