Project Manager in Corporate Facilities at Novo Nordisk

Expires in 13 days

Do you want to drive the implementation of the Novo Nordisk Way of Working (WOW)? Are you motivated to develop and run the activity based working, and thereby challenge the prior way of thinking within space planning? Do you find it interesting to deliver a work space design that underlines the corporate strategy, while keeping a strategic mind-set throughout the implementation? Then this may be your chance of an exciting challenge in a highly varying position as a Project Manager in one of the world’s largest and most successful pharmaceutical companies.

About the department

We are around 275 employees in Corporate Facilities based in Bagsværd, Hillerød, Måløv and Kalundborg. We drive strategic facility management in Denmark, and we are responsible for safeguarding, sustaining and continuously optimising Novo Nordisk property.

This job is placed in the department of Corporate Facilities Projects in Bagsværd, which consists of 12 dedicated employees. The main responsibility of the department is space management, relocation projects, construction projects, contact with authorities and local management, as well as the development and establishment of office facilities.

The working environment is relaxed and welcoming. We are very aware of supporting each other, and even though many of your colleagues will be looking your way for answers, you will not be on your own with either challenges or victories.

The position

As a Project Manager in Corporate Facilities, your role will be to develop, drive and implement the Novo Nordisk Way of Working in different facilities in Denmark. You will identify and execute key initiatives, and drive projects with focus on space optimisation, activity based working, user involvement and change management.

The projects will be of varying size and you should expect to run many projects in different phases simultaneously. This will be done in close collaboration with your colleagues, external consultants and vendors.

This position gives you an opportunity to be visionary within space planning, but at the same time keep a strategic and analytical mind-set to ensure that we optimise the use of our office facilities to continue the positive development of the Novo Nordisk way of working. This position involves the opportunity for personal and professional development, with great interest and investment in your future.


You have completed an education within Architecture or another relevant education, e.g. Interior Decorating/Design, Engineering or Construction and you have min. 5 years of relevant experience. You bring a solid project management toolbox and experience working with space planning and space optimisation. You are experienced with driving projects with the purpose of implementing innovative working methods that creates a dynamic and flexible work setting.

You are known for your drive and strong dedication to create results. You have excellent collaboration and change management skills, and you communicate clearly and concisely which is where your attention to detail comes into play.

You are able to handle multiple projects at a time; you keep the overview in pressured situations, while still being able to come up with solutions. You are energetic, result-oriented and persistent, even when the tasks become complex and you experience some resistance.
As a person you are trustworthy and you are used to manage stakeholders in different levels in an organisation.


09.04.2018, however interviews will be held continuously.

Millions rely on us

To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronical diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.

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