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Careers and jobs

At the Novo Nordisk Foundation, we want to attract the best candidates who share our vision of contributing to improving people’s lives and the sustainability of society.

our workplace

The Foundation as a workplace

A career at the Novo Nordisk Foundation gives you the opportunity to work:

  • On important projects that benefit society
  • With key actors within research and development in Denmark
  • As part of a dedicated team that is passionate about creating value for society
We offer a committed and professional workplace in which we emphasise ensuring that our colleagues thrive, are challenged and have opportunities to develop their potential.


A growing organisation

The Novo Nordisk Foundation has broadened its international focus and increased grants significantly in recent years, and our organisation is therefore growing.

We are more than 180 dedicated colleagues with different educational backgrounds and nationalities, and are currently looking for talented people to join us.

Together with our experienced managers, our employees have a unique opportunity to influence the Foundation’s development.


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You can meet many of the Foundation’s employees on our LinkedIn page and read more about all our activities