Internship in Changing Diabetes at Novo Nordisk – University of Copenhagen

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08 May 2017

Internship in Changing Diabetes at Novo Nordisk

  • Student & Intership
  • Denmark - Bagsværd

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 internships provide exciting learning opportunities for students who bring new ways of thinking to our company.

About the department

Changing Diabetes® is responsible for Novo Nordisk corporate activities to address the global diabetes burden. We are a team of nine dedicated people who are committed to make a positive impact for patients and for Novo Nordisk. We drive projects to improve access to medicines, provide diabetes care for children in developing countries, screen women for gestational diabetes and support Novo Nordisk affiliates across the world in their commitment to Changing Diabetes®. We run partnerships with patient organisations and NGO’s to develop and promote solutions that can lead to better care and interact with policy-makers to advocate for diabetes care. We prepare decisions for Novo Nordisk senior management and communicate Novo Nordisk positions on access to care issues. Changing Diabetes® is part of the Communication, Relations & Sustainability area and is located at our Headquarters in Bagsvaerd, Denmark. We work in close collaboration with other parts of our global organisation.

The position

You will support Project Managers in the Changing Diabetes team in day-to-day projects tasks. In this role, you will work with team members on specific project coordination tasks such as organisation internal workshops, external advocacy events, communication tasks and ad-hoc analyses and literature searches.

  • Internship period: The internship position is a full-time position for 4-6 months
  • Start date: 1 September 2017
  • A Danish full time work permit is required


We are looking for an intern who is passionate about global health, access to health care and health advocacy. You are currently studying on your Master’s degree in Public health, Political science, International development or other relevant field.
You are a person with a strong personal drive and dedication. You have professional and personal impact that is reflected in your desire to take initiative. We expect candidates to be service minded, thrive in a busy environment and bring a "can-do attitude". Fluency in both oral and written English, ability to manage a large volume of projects (with supervision), sound personal judgment, and excellent interpersonal skills are required. Finally, you must have strong work ethic and willingness to take responsibility for your own learning.

Working at Novo Nordisk

At Novo Nordisk, we have been changing diabetes since 1923. If you are ready to strengthen our position as an innovative pioneer and respected industry leader, we encourage you to join us to make the most of your talent.
Contact For further information, please contact Soraya Ramoul at +45 3079 3280.


14 May 2017.

Please note that applications will be reviewed continuously and interviews will be planned as soon as a suitable candidate is identified.


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