Strategic Com­mu­ni­ca­tion Student

Are you passionate about strategic communication and insights? Are you looking to gain practical experience and a valuable network within a global healthcare company? If yes, join us as our new Student Assistant in the Product Supply, Quality & IT (PSQIT) Executive Office in Novo Nordisk and embrace the opportunity to work alongside international colleagues. Apply today for a life-changing career!

The position

We are seeking a Student Assistant to support within our PSQIT Executive Office, dedicating approximately 10-15 hours per week to the following tasks:

  • Supporting various communication tasks related to key documentation, info screens, and community platforms like Viva Engage
  • Assisting in strategic communication updates and events
  • Exploring new methods for internal communication
  • Updating and managing SharePoint sites
  • Analysing the impact of communication and providing insights to the team

Besides, you will also support some ad-hoc tasks. You will contribute to our mission of effectively communicating Novo Nordisk’s evolving landscape to our extensive audience within PSQIT. This position will enable you to put your theoretical knowledge into practice while at the same time gaining industry experience and building a network with talented professionals in the organization.


We are seeking a motivated Student currently enrolled in a Bachelor's or Master's program within the fields of Media & Communication, Business/Organizational Communication, Strategic Communication, or Brand & Communication Management at Denmark universities. Ideally with at least 2 years of study remaining to ensure a better learning development.
To succeed in this role, you have:

  • A strong attention to detail
  • Professional attitude with a structured mindset
  • Self-engagement with strong communication skills
  • Curiosity and eagerness to engage in diverse tasks involving multiple stakeholders
  • Proficiency in both written and spoken English

It would be advantageous if you have previous experience in Strategic Communication.
As a person, you thrive in a role where you can be responsible for finding the right ways of communicating information and you have an interest in working and engaging with people from various fields.

About the department

You will join the PSQIT Executive Office, which is rooted in Product Supply, Quality & IT (PSQIT), a global division employing 29,000 of Novo Nordisk’s 63,000 employees. Our team consists of 8 colleagues, and you will support within the communication setup serving an organisation of 29,000 employees. We are not only making a difference for patients but also striving to make a difference for our employees by promoting a learning culture with a high level of trust, innovation, and development for everyone.

Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is a leading global healthcare company with a 100-year legacy of driving change to defeat serious chronic diseases. Building on our strong legacy within diabetes, we are growing massively and expanding our commitment, reaching millions around the world and impacting more than 40 million patient lives daily. All of this has made us one of the 20 most valuable companies in the world by market cap. Our success relies on the joint potential and collaboration of our more than 63,000 employees around the world. We recognize the importance of the unique skills and perspectives our people bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk, we’re working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Join us! Together, we go further. Together, we’re life-changing.


For further information please contact EVP Communication Partner, Louis Stenius Stæhr at (+45) 30 75 99 98.

Deadline: 22 May 2024.

Kindly note that applications will be reviewed continuously, and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. Please refrain from adding a photo to your CV to ensure fair and efficient processing.

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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