Join the Global Marketing Graduate Programme

Want to help bring life-changing products to people all over the world? The Global Marketing Programme, based at our company headquarters in Copenhagen, Denmark is open to applicants from all over the world. This is a great opportunity for future business leaders to gain international experience in a world-leading company. Read the blog to find out how our current graduates are getting on.

About the programme

The Global Marketing Graduate Programme is designed to provide you with comprehensive knowledge of our marketing operation and a solid understanding of the underlying business. The programme is a 2-year journey consisting of three 8-month rotations within the marketing and sales departments, both in Global Marketing Headquarters in Denmark and in our global affiliates. Our most recent graduates have enjoyed rotations in Turkey, Italy, the UK and the US – read their blog to discover more.

Meet Programme Manager Ove Munch Ovesen

What you will be doing

During the three 8-month rotations you will work full-time and learn the marketing skills and analytical competences relevant to the rotation placement. The rotations are all characterised by a steep learning curve and high expectations will be set for you. The flow and content of the rotations are shaped individually to suit your skills and development needs while at the same time meeting our business requirements and addressing our focus areas.

Your development opportunities

The graduate programme is a great springboard for launching a life-changing career, offering you a unique chance to make a difference to patients and begin your career in Novo Nordisk, the world-leader in diabetes care.

Read Icelandic graduate Arnar Thordarson’s blog about working within Global Marketing.

Working within Global Marketing

Over 300 employees work in Global Marketing, which is based in our headquarters in Denmark and at our regional office in Zurich, Switzerland. It includes over 30 different nationalities and has a range of diverse backgrounds including doctors, pharmacists, business and sales representatives.

Have you got what it takes?

To join the Global Marketing Graduate Programme you have completed – or planning to finalize - a master's degree in a relevant field, for example within marketing, branding, product management or business and have no more than 1 year of work experience since finishing your studies. You have an above average academic record and an excellent command of both spoken and written English.

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