Compliance Law Summer Fellowship Job:
Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk
plainsboro New Jersey
Novo Nordisk Inc. Ethics & Compliance Department
Ethics & Compliance Fellowship Program – Temple University Beasley School of Law
*Must be enrolled at Temple University Beasley School of Law in order to be eligible*

Company Overview
Located in Plainsboro, New Jersey, Novo Nordisk Inc. (NNI) has approximately 5,000 employees in the US handling sales, marketing, medical, managed care, trade and government activities. As a world leader in diabetes care, Novo Nordisk has its headquarters in Denmark, employs over 40,000 employees in 80 countries and markets its products in 165 countries. In addition, Novo Nordisk has a leading position within areas such as hemostasis care, growth hormone therapy and hormone therapy.
  • Named on FORTUNE’s inaugural list of the 100 Best Workplaces for Millennials
  • 8 years on FORTUNE’s “100 Best Companies to Work For” list
  • Listed on “50 Best Workplaces for Giving Back” by Great Place to Work
Cultivate a Practically Informed Business Ethics Mindset in Summer 2019
At Novo Nordisk Inc., we always strive to conduct our business in a financially, environmentally, and socially responsible way. If you are motivated to work in an open, honest environment with high expectations, ambitious goals, and an uncompromising approach to business ethics, then we encourage you to become part of our company through the Ethics & Compliance Department Fellowship Program.

Program Background
The focus of the Novo Nordisk Inc. Ethics & Compliance Fellowship Program is to provide a law student with the opportunity to work on health care compliance projects under the supervision of experienced ethics & compliance professionals. The fellow will gain exposure to key elements of the pharmaceutical health care compliance function which may include, but is not limited to, the following: partnering with the business, risk assessment, risk mitigation, monitoring & auditing, investigations, training, compliance systems implementation, project management, and federal and state reporting obligations. The fellow will become familiar with the laws and regulations governing the pharmaceutical industry and how those rules impact Novo Nordisk Inc. The fellow will have the opportunity to gain exposure to real-world business challenges by meeting and interacting with knowledgeable professionals across business, ethics & compliance, and legal functions.

Program Objectives
The program offers a law student an opportunity to gain practical work experience and apply classroom learnings to real-world business challenges. The program will provide an opportunity to network with Novo Nordisk Inc. professionals, learn and develop relevant skill sets, and better understand career opportunities within the pharmaceutical industry.
Fellowship Responsibilities and Criteria

The 2019 Novo Nordisk Inc. Ethics & Compliance Fellowship opportunity will focus on projects within the risk and accountability, data analytics, policy development and implementation, and general health care compliance areas. Successful candidates will be able to think critically, interpret policies, spot issues based on real world scenarios, and think broadly about how to appropriately document issues. Additional responsibilities will vary depending on the needs of the department and status of existing projects.

Eligibility requirements include:
  • Completion of the first-year of Temple University James E. Beasley School of Law JD program
  • Minimum overall GPA of 3.0 or above
  • General knowledge and understanding of the pharmaceutical industry
  • Detail-oriented, highly motivated, and intellectually curious
  • Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work both independently and with others
  • Ability to prioritize work effectively to meet timelines
  • Demonstrated proficiency in standard MS office software applications

Novo Nordisk is an Equal Opportunity Employer - M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity.

If you are interested in applying to Novo Nordisk and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply, please call us at 1-855-411-5290. This contact is for accommodation requests only and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

Requisition ID: 59455BR
State/Provinces: Plainsboro
Job Category: Legal & Compliance

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