Then you should join our international group of Novo Nordisk students and take this opportunity to turn theories into practice alongside experienced and dedicated colleagues from many different professions, eager to help you develop your skillset. 

At Novo Nordisk we share a passion for changing patient’s lives, and we are always looking for talented individuals who want to join us in this effort. Our positions provide exciting learning opportunities for students who bring new ways of thinking to our company. We are currently looking for students to join our Life Science Talent Pipeline to take up exciting student assistant positions within the field of Life Science. 

Student Assistant position within Life Science    
A student assistant position in Novo Nordisk is part-time as we support you in prioritising your exams and assignments. As a student assistant you will become part of a team in one of our departments. The Life Science Talent Pipeline addresses positions within the following fields:   

  • Research and development 
  • Medicine 
  • Clinical Science  
  • Quality control 
  • Stem cell biology  
  • Regulatory affairs  

Our Research and Development organisation focuses on the following therapy areas: Diabetes, Obesity, Haemophilia, Growth disorders, CVD and NASH.  

You are currently pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree within Life Science, e.g. Cell Biology, Human Biology, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Medicine, Pharmacy or another relevant field and you have at least one year left of your studies.  

We imagine you are analytical, structed and comfortable managing your own time and deliverables. You see yourself as an executer who gets the job done on time without compromising the quality. You see solutions instead of challenges and you take initiative to implement these solutions. You are energetic and flexible, and you are a team player as well as able to work independently. In addition, you are ambitious, have the desire to make a true difference and like to be challenged. You speak and write English. Lastly, laboratory experience can be an advantage for some positions.  

Joining a Talent Pipeline in Novo Nordisk 
If you want to be considered for future student assistant positions within the next four to five months, please join this Talent Pipeline by applying here. We fill most of our student assistant positions through Talent Pipelines. When adding yourself to this talent pool you will be considered as a potential match for every student assistant position within the field of Life Science, and if there is a match, we will reach out to you.  You will only be contacted if we find a relevant position that matches your profile. You will be a part of the Pipeline for up to 6 months, hereafter you will have to re-apply for the new Talent Pipelines. 

Check list when applying 

  • Remember to add both a cover letter and CV and be specific about your motivation, areas of interests and when you graduate 
  • Please upload your diplomas and/or current study records  
  • When creating your profile, it is important that you “unlock” your profile. When your profile is “unlocked” it will state: “Profile visibility: Novo Nordisk Recruiter Worldwide” 

If you have any questions please reach out to  

30th of November 2021 

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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