QC Project Manager to support the ‘Laboratories of the future’

Kalundborg – WestZealand, Zealand, Denmark
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19 May 2024


Are you looking for a QC Project Manager position with the scope to build the fundament for the ‘Lab of the future’ and later implement new technologies to benefit patients worldwide? Do you have Project Management experience, Quality Control insight and a flair to spot simplification potential? 

Apply for our position as Project Manager across PS API laboratories.

The position

You will have the opportunity to join a team on a journey of establishing ourselves and with great potential to make a difference in the laboratories. This is an exciting time to join our team with the ability to grow, set direction and align strategy. As a QC Project Manager, you will support scope identify elimination potentials and facilitate local clean-up strategies. The next step would be supporting projects and building our standardized fundament.

Your responsibilities include: 
•    Defining scope for our future QC
•    Support process owners and facilitate local clean up strategy
•    Support standardization and digital fundament
•    Driving project execution of either automation or digital project
•    Implementation in the global network of scalable projects that have shown value for the business. 


•    M.Sc. within Science, Engineering, Pharmacy or similar and experience with Project Management on a large scale
•    Experience within the pharmaceutical/GMP environment or another highly regulated environment
•    cLEAN competencies 
•    It is an advantage if you have laboratory experience and an understanding of QC processes.
•    Fluent in English – written and verbal and understanding of Danish is an advantage
•    Knowledge of Robot technology
•    Experience in Change management

As a person, you have a business outlook with the ability to combine tech and driving innovation with a sharp eye for prerequisites. You see yourself as a curious individual and enjoy working in a team to see possibilities. Furthermore, you have a natural flair for clear communication and being able to make things simplistic, when interacting with stakeholders’ cross different areas.

We wish to see a well-educated candidate with a great sense of curiosity, structure, an open and positive mind and a high level of ability to work independently as well as in a team.

About the department 

In PS API laboratories we are 340 colleagues, allocated in four different departments, responsible for performing all QC analysis across API DK as well as supporting manufacturing development. Our mission is to reduce manual work increase the stability and efficiency of the laboratory processes and in long-term basis transform our laboratories into a more automated and connected laboratory. 

You will be a part of a newly established team. The team will be responsible for setting the direction and executing the digitalisation and automation strategy in PS API laboratories as well as supporting our labs towards industry 4.0 technology and standards. The team consist of project managers and specialists within “GlobalLIMS” and “Data”. Aside from the team, you will work closely together with colleagues across the four laboratory departments, local API project coordinators and colleagues driving various innovation projects across Novo Nordisk.

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, hiring manager Berit Eskerod Olsen +45 # # , Associate Manager QC Equipment & IT at BESMnovonordisk.

Note that applications will be reviewed on an ongoing basis and the position will be closed when we find the right candidate.

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May 29th 2024

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.


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