Bemærk at denne jobannonce er udløbet!
Ansøgningsfristen for jobannoncen er overskredet, og stillingen kan ikke længere søges. Opslaget vises udelukkende som reference

Department Manager for Global Information Security Advisory

  • Information Technology & Telecom
  • Bagsværd



Would you like to set the direction for one of the best information security teams in Denmark? Would you like to make a difference by turning information security into a business enabler for one of the most innovative pharmaceutical companies in the world? Then you may want to join us in a newly established department manager role for our information security advisory department.  


About the department

Global Information Security Advisory is part of the Global Information Security Management area and is based in Global IT in Denmark. You will be part of a global information security community with more than 50 colleagues located primarily in Denmark, USA, and India.


Global Information Security Advisory consists of leading experts in various areas within information security. We work closely with our other colleagues in Global Information Security which fosters a high level of knowledge sharing and makes the team an exciting place to work.


In recent years, our line of business has increased their focus on the importance of information security. Therefore, the area has grown and the need for management attention has increased. Global Information Security Advisory focuses primarily on facilitating the right level of information security in IT application and infrastructure projects all over the world.


The job 

You are a people manager and you are also an information security specialist. Your time will be divided between people management and information security tasks. 


As a people manager, your primary tasks are to:
•    Make sure that the employees are motivated and find their job meaningful
•    Nurture the good atmosphere, respect and strong relationship between colleagues in Global Information Security 
•    Prioritise the work performed by the department to ensure it supports both the information security strategy and the business strategies in line of business
•    Resolve conflicting priorities when they occur


As an information security specialist, your primary tasks are to:
•    Advise on information security in Novo Nordisk’s many innovative projects such as the digitalisation journey, agile methodology, and the cloud journey
•    Develop and optimise the work performed by the department, for instance by creating standard approaches and methods  
•    Set the strategy for the advisory work 
•    Represent Global Information Security in various fora


The job is located in Bagsværd, Denmark, with travel activity of max. 30 days per year.


You will report to the Director of Global Information Security Management and join the Global Information Security management team.



Your competencies within information security:
•    Already respected as an information security expert 
•    Understand that a certain level of risk must be accepted 
•    Truly pragmatic without panicking over all the security threats in the world


Your competencies within stakeholder management:
•    Teach rather than preach
•    Focus on what works rather than how it should be 
•    Understand that security is one out of many business priorities
•    Make information security seen as a business enabler through good relations


Your competencies within people management:
•    Make employees feel they contribute to Novo Nordisk’s work in the right way 
•    Cultivate diversity and know that diversity make wonders in many dimensions
•    Keep focus on the big picture


Experience and education:
•    At least a Bachelor degree within IT, or comparable education 
•    Certifications such as CISSP or CISM or equivalent experience 
•    Experience from the pharmaceutical or other regulated industry
•    Experience from Novo Nordisk is an advantage
•    Fluent in written and spoken English


As a person, you are well liked and your colleagues and stakeholders enjoy working with you. You are told that you are good at communicating and that you can be trusted. 

You have a sense of humour. Good or bad, anything goes.

Working at Novo Nordisk 

At Novo Nordisk, your skills, dedication, and ambition help us change lives for the better. In exchange, we offer you an opportunity to work with extraordinary talent and benefit from a range of possibilities for professional and personal development. 


For further information, you are welcome to contact Director, Ingrid Colding-Jørgensen at +4444 8888.



1st of July 2020.
Interviews will be conducted on an ongoing basis, why we encourage you to apply as soon as possible.


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.

 Share on LinkedIn  Share on Facebook

Mere af samme slags?

Modtag jobannoncer der minder om dette job i din indbakke.

Når du tilmelder dig accepterer du samtidig vores privatlivspolitik. Du kan altid trække dit samtykke tilbage.

Mere af samme slags?

Modtag jobannoncer der minder om dette job i din indbakke.

Når du tilmelder dig accepterer du samtidig vores privatlivspolitik. Du kan altid trække dit samtykke tilbage.