• Associate Manager- Environment, Health & Safety Hillerød
  • Novo Nordisk in Hillerød, , Denmark
  • jobs
  • 5 days ago

jobs description

Do you want to join the fight against Climate changes as well as improving Health and Safety in Novo Nordisk? Right now, we are looking for an Associate Manager for Circular Factory & Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) to join Novo Nordisk Injectable Finished Products (IFP) in Hillerød, which is the workplace for more than 1300 dedicated Novo Nordisk employees. Here we launch the newest products and produce our blockbusters!

The position
The Circular Factory & EHS team holds 10 experienced and competent employees united around a shared purpose. You will lead and coach the team in succeeding with day-to-day tasks as well as setting the long-term strategic direction. Furthermore, you will actively participate in global EHS network groups, where you have the opportunity to learn, get inspired and contribute with your know-how across sites. You and the team will be the EHS voice on the site, where you will be involved in projects, processes, business cases and strategic... considerations. In other words, you are expected to be visible and create followship to the Circular and EHS agenda.

The main tasks will be to:
• Drive the Circular for Zero Strategy.
• Co-create a zero-accident workplace with focus on safety awareness, problem solving and training as well as the best possible physical and psychosocial work environment.
• Comply with internal and external requirements for example fire and construction safety.
• Apply Business intelligence tools to create data transparency and efficient performance management.
• Act as a strategic partner towards management to support the above.


To succeed in this role, you have:
• Bachelor’s or master’s degree within pharmacy, engineering or similar.
• Some years of experience from the pharmaceutical industry.
• Leadership experience combined with some knowledge of circular economies and some experience with EHS.
• Proficiency in English, in speech as well as in writing. Danish is an advantage not a requirement.

As a person, you are professional and dedicated by nature. You are constructive and full of initiative, and thrive in a challenging, fast environment that is full of ambitious people. You have excellent implementation skills, and in your mind no assignment is too big or too small for you to take on. You are deeply passionate about the fight against climate changes and improving Health and Safety for our employees.

You use your excellent cooperation skills when you manage your stakeholders both in- and externally to ensure reaching solutions that will meet both requirements and stakeholder interests. You are well-organized, independent and have a flexible but firm approach.

About The Department

The position as Associate Manager for Circular Factory & EHS is placed in Production Support in IFP Hillerød, which is a part of the global production division Product Supply, Quality & IT (PSQIT). In Production Support we are approx. 100 highly qualified employees with different backgrounds and a common purpose to support the production and implement Novo Nordisk strategies in IFP Hillerød, which we proudly call the “Factory of the Future”.

Our purpose is developing IFP Hillerød into a circular factory, that will operate with optimized use of water and energy towards being neutral, minimized waste generated and with circular destination as well as lead a culture change towards a circular mindset and increase awareness with Biodiversity.

Working at Novo Nordisk
We are a proud life-science company, and life is our reason to exist. We’re inspired by life in all its forms and shapes, ups and downs, opportunities and challenges. For employees at Novo Nordisk, life means many things – from the building blocks of life that form the basis of ground-breaking scientific research, to our rich personal lives that motivate and energise us to perform our best at work. Ultimately, life is why we’re all here - to ensure that people can lead a life independent of chronic disease.

For further information, please contact Carl Johan af Rosenborg +45 3075 6719.

Apply before June, 18 2024.

Applications will be screened on an ongoing basis, so you are encouraged 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
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