Do you want to be a part of a dedicated team that takes pride in our work within QA (Quality Assurance) of API. Do you thrive in a role where you have a broad contact with our production? Then you have a great opportunity to be our new  QA Professional in QA IM2 in Kalundborg.


The position

As our new Quality Assurance (QA) Professional, you will have an important and broad contact with our production. The main responsibility in the role is to be on the forefront to set the right level of our quality standards and ensure that compliance always meet the internal and external requirements.

We are offering an exciting and challenging job, where you will be part of a very competent team.



We are looking for people with a strong business perspective and understanding of both the quality standards and the production business. The key requirements are:

  • A master’s degree in pharmacy, engineering, biology or equivalent.
  • Preferable 2-3 years of experience within relevant production or QA tasks.
  • If you can fulfil the requirements to become a “Qualified Person” (QP), according to The Danish Medicines Agency certification, it will be an advantage.
  • Fluent in Danish and English.


Soft Skills

  • Your drivers are a great personal commitment and accountability in every aspect of your work.
  • Can solve tasks in a systematic way with focus on sustainable solutions.
  • Able to demonstrate good communication and collaboration, which contributes to solving your tasks in a solution-oriented way while keeping a healthy working environment.
  • It is important that you dare to make decisions - even the difficult ones.


The department

In QA IM2 we are 37 highly dedicated employees, mostly professionals, divided into 3 teams. We are QA for Insulin Manufacturing 2 (IM2), that consists of multiple production facilities covering media production, fermentation, recovery, and purification of API. This position will cover the first 2 areas.

The department has a very good cooperation both internally and with the rest of API QA as well as with production and stakeholders. We have lots of positive attitude and we are strong in communication and collaboration.


About Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk in Kalundborg is a city within the city, situated only one hour’s drive from Copenhagen. The area covers 1.350.000 m2 with its own infrastructure. We are about 3000 employees distributed in 16 factories and we produce among other 50% of the Insulin (API) in the world. We work at the forefront of the development within technology, systems, methods, and processes.



For further information, please contact Associate Manager Rasmus Daugaard Madsen, +45 30791884.



14 October 2022 – applications are reviewed on an ongoing basis .


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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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Work experience is required
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Between 2 and 5 years
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  • English
  • Good
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About company

The Danish job market is booming and many sectors are facing skills shortages. Therefore, there are many sectors with good job opportunities one of them is Life Science. The Danish life sciences industry, comprising almost 1.500 life sciences companies and approximately 47.300 employees, contribute considerably to both R&D, economic progress and employment in Denmark. Subsidiaries of most of the major international life sciences companies are already present in Denmark, employing over one fourth of all employees in the Danish life sciences industry. In Denmark, there is a long-standing tradition for efficient public-private partnerships in areas such as development and testing… Read more