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Trial Project Manager to lead ''SOUL'' our large global Cardiovascular Outcomes Trial

You may be our new Trial Project Manager for SOUL, our large Cardiovascular Outcomes Trial in patients with type 2 diabetes….

  • If you are successfully driving a big diverse team to high efficiency
  • If you are passionate about leading and optimizing a large international clinical trial
  • If you are fuelled by an innovative perspective and dare to confidently challenge standard ways of working


The position
As a Trial Project Manager on SOUL you will assume end-to-end accountability for this large trial including more than 9.600 subjects in 33 countries.  You will continuously drive the trial forward together with a big cross functional team. You have the innate ability to be an effective team lead while respectfully motivating others, delegating tasks and driving people forward. You plan effectively and ensure the trial is conducted to a high-quality standard and according to budgets while ensuring that all cross functional stakeholders communicate, coordinate and cooperate according to plan. You ensure a professional and engaged collaboration with the external stakeholders in the Data Monitoring Committee, the Global Expert Panel and the Patient Recruitment and Retention Panel. You maintain open, clear communication on goals and progress in the Trial Squad and work closely together with the Project Director in the Global Project Team. 

Your success indicators also include: 

  • Excellence in facilitating team collaboration and efficiency
  • Ability to maintain the helicopter view while having a deep understanding of the details
  • Risk-based mindset with identification and mitigations of issues and obstacles to meet timelines and deliverables
  • Ability to evaluate and communicate learnings from the many pilot projects
  • Ability to drive implementation of our digital strategy
  • Accountability for budgets

The position is based in Denmark but has a global scope. Therefore, it is important that you are comfortable building relationships and collaborate across borders with colleagues from different cultures.

To succeed in this role, you:

  • Hold a MSc in Natural Science with several years of relevant experience, or a BSc in Natural Science
  • Have in-depth knowledge about clinical trial methodology and solid experience in project managing clinical trials
  • Have experience of driving and leading global trials
  • Are calm under pressure, open, inclusive, can give direction and have a quality mindset
  • Have the confidence and interest to drive changes in the way we work across skill types

You are ambitious with excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills, and you are a true team player. When dealing with external parties, you come across with confidence and openness, always looking for solutions that benefit both parties and position Novo Nordisk as an attractive collaborator.

About the department
Clinical Operations activities are anchored in the R&D organisation and play a vital part in our ambitious drug development program. We plan and execute clinical trials to produce the high-quality data documentation required to turn our pipeline of exciting new medicines into marketable products.
As a Trial Project Manager on SOUL, you will be leading a large cardiovascular outcome trial and taking on this central role in our GLP-1, CV & Outcomes area is a unique opportunity to make an impact on a large global development organisation.


Working at Novo Nordisk
Novo Nordisk is the world leader in diabetes care and a major player in obesity treatment, haemostasis management, growth hormone therapy and hormone replacement therapy. Our R&D and production facilities span five continents and our people are united by their passion for creating sustainable solutions.

For further information about the job, the area or the SOUL trial, please contact:
Winnie Søjborg Sussoh +45 3075 0821.

15-Jan-2021 although recruitment for this role is ongoing, with screening and interviews conducted on a rolling basis. Therefore please apply as soon as possible to be considered.


Our recruitment system is undergoing system maintenance starting December 18, 2020 and continuing intermittingly through early January 2021.

If you are interested in applying for this position, we ask that you submit your application prior to the system maintenance period and pay close attention to job posting deadlines.

18.Dec 20.00 CET– 22.Dec 08:00 CET
31.Dec 20.00 CET – 4.Jan 08:00 CET


In early January, once our recruitment system is available, all positions that are accepting applicants will be available for your consideration and application.

We understand that this can be frustrating and thank you for your understanding and patience.

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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 chronic 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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