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Team Leader for Device R&D Quality - Denmark  

Novo Nordisk (company)


Posted on : 10 April 2017

Project Description

Job Description
  • Are you looking for an opportunity to have a huge impact on our company’s new devices and continued market leadership? 
  • Are you passionate about people management and do you have the drive to impact the agenda for the whole device area? 
  • Then you might just be the Manager we are looking for!

About the department
  • As Quality Assurance (QA) department for the whole Device R&D function we are responsible for all device projects in our company.
  • The responsibility covers project documentation, Authority Inspections, Quality Management System (QMS) and training.
  •  You will report to the Head of Quality and through that play an important role in the strategic direction of the unit.

The position
  • You will be heading a team of 9 highly skilled and engaged employees that work hard every day on assuring documentation, compliance and quality processes in Device R&D. 
  • The team enables the entire area to develop and launch new device concepts for company  drug portfolio.
  • Your main task will be to ensure that all device projects have QA support. 
  • On the people side you will ensure that we develop both as a team and individually.
  •  Outside our department you will make sure that we are aligned on interpretation of regulation and QMS with the rest of the organisation. 
  • This also means that you will need to manage your stakeholders on a daily basis in order to make things happen.

  • You hold a relevant academic degree and have extensive experience with making strategies and concepts come alive in a shop-floor context. 
  • You are an excellent communicator who naturally navigates effectively among multiple and diverse stakeholders in all parts of the organisation. 
  • You understand organisational dynamics and how to create sustainable changes in a busy organisation.
  • You have minimum 3 years of leadership, project or process management experience. 
  • You know that in order for you to be successful you have to empower and engage your team to achieve their best. 
  • You have a strong personal drive enabling you to persistently pursue your goals and achieve results in a challenging environment.
  •  Lastly, you are proficient both in spoken and written English.

Working with Us:
  • We use our skills, dedication and ambition to help people with diabetes.
  • We offer the chance to be part of a truly global work place, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.