Project Director, Major Investments Job:
Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk
Clayton North Carolina
Requisition ID 53532BR
Title Project Director, Major Investments
Job Category Manufacturing
Job Description Are you a dynamic leader with a proven track record of leading and managing successful high-profile projects? Do you have a passion for motivating others to succeed? Are you highly organized and energized by leading a diverse team? If so, bring your energy, enthusiasm and expertise to a career and make an impact on the world around you. Our teams of skilled and passionate colleagues are making a real impact by manufacturing innovative, life-saving medicines in a growing, state-of-the-art facility.

About the department
In Novo Nordisk’s Major Investments and Projects department, you will contribute to a team dedicated to the goal of defeating diabetes worldwide. You will lead the project-related activities of a diverse implementation team consisting of functional and technical staff. You will be part of a team responsible for achieving quality, delivery and cost objectives in the Novo Nordisk Way.

The position
You will provide direction, lead and manage the development and implementation of major high-profile capital projects with strategic impact on the core operations and processes of Novo Nordisk. You will be responsible people selection, expectation setting, team and individual motivation, employee development and succession planning. You will ensure the projects are proceeding according to timelines, meeting targets and expectations, and adhering to established operating parameters, negotiating changes in project resources as necessary to achieve objectives.

You will need a BS in Engineering or a related technical field (advanced degree preferred). You will need a minimum of 10 years of successful project management experience leading large complex capital investments in a matrix environment. You should have the following skills/qualifications:
* Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to work effectively at all levels in a collaborative team environment
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills
* Knowledge of organizational structure, job design, workflow analysis, budget preparation and management
* Advanced knowledge and understanding of Novo Nordisk core business and operating systems, policies, procedures
* Highly organized, capable of managing great detail and focus
* Ability to identify and assess business needs and coordinate effective operating and systems solutions

Working at Novo Nordisk
At Novo Nordisk, decisions and actions are based on their positive impact on society, the environment and on their potential to generate a profit. That makes for a responsible culture with an engaging and healthy work environment.

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

Novo Nordisk is not currently hiring individuals for this position who now or in the future would require sponsorship for employment visa status.
Department NNPILP, Clayton USA
Position Location US - Clayton, NC
City Clayton
State/Provinces US - NC
Job/Position Country US

At Novo Nordisk, we know that driving change on a global level and improving treatment outcomes for people with diabetes and other chronic diseases begins here at home. That's why we make an unmatched commitment to our employees, our families and our communities. That means outstanding rewards, industry-leading training programs, and an environment that supports you to achieve your goals at every level. It's all part of the Novo Nordisk Way. It includes our Vision and our commitment to the Triple Bottom Line principle – helping us find the right balance between compassion and competitiveness

With a career at Novo Nordisk, you’ll feel a difference right from the start. It’s a sense of inspiration and mobility that comes from a shared belief in driving positive change for people, families, and communities everywhere. Congratulations on taking your first step!

Novo Nordisk is committed to equal employment opportunity and providing reasonable accommodations to applicants with physical and/or mental disabilities. We value and encourage diversity and solicit applications from all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender, sex, age, religion, creed, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.

Novo Nordisk will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.

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