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3.8
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72%
Recommend to a Friend
86%
Approve of CEO
Lars Fruergaard Jørgensen
171 Ratings
Pros
Cons
  • "Field Force work life balance is not that much good(in 42 reviews)

  • "becoming big pharma with some of the negatives of periodic restructuring layoffs(in 23 reviews)

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  1. "Great company to work for"

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    • Career Opportunities
    • Compensation and Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Current Employee - Clinical Research Associate 
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at Novo Nordisk full-time for more than 2 years

    Pros

    Fantastic benefits, great working environment, ethical and environmentally conscious company, good training, international travel to meetings

    Cons

    Can't really think of any

  2. "Good company to work for"

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      Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

      I have been working at Novo Nordisk

      Pros

      Culture, ethics, colleagues, patient centric approach, environment sensitivity

      Cons

      Flat organisation , limited promotions

    • "Great culture and work life balance"

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        Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
        Recommends

        I worked at Novo Nordisk full-time

        Pros

        Culture people and work life balance

        Cons

        Process old systems and too many systems.

      • "Novo"

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          Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 
          Recommends

          I worked at Novo Nordisk full-time

          Pros

          Good, ethical, friendly, good training

          Cons

          But no progression, role better elsewhere

          Advice to Management

          -

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            Former Employee - Anonymous Employee 

            I worked at Novo Nordisk

            Pros

            Good leadership and customer focused

            Cons

            Is sometimes too corporate led

          • "Marketing"

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              Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
              Recommends
              Positive Outlook
              Approves of CEO

              I have been working at Novo Nordisk full-time

              Pros

              Competitive team, senior experience, everyone counts

              Cons

              Currently in a period of internal changes, that creates uncertainty and pressure

              Advice to Management

              Create an envairontment where everyone understand each others roles, that would help

            • "Friendly professional organisation"

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              • Senior Management
              Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in London, England
              Recommends
              Positive Outlook
              Disapproves of CEO

              I have been working at Novo Nordisk full-time for more than 2 years

              Pros

              Supportive management Well structured role Great benefits - pension, car, gym, free breakfast and lunch, social events

              Cons

              Premium priced products makes it a tough sell to struggling NHS. Flexible working policy variable across the business and dependent on who your boss is. Limited opportunity for promotion.

            • "Snapshot"

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                Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 

                I have been working at Novo Nordisk full-time

                Pros

                World Leaders in Diabetes Care

                Cons

                Not competitive enough with regards to employee Salaries

              • "A very good company and a good environment"

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                • Culture & Values
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                • Senior Management
                Current Employee - Anonymous Employee 
                Recommends
                Approves of CEO

                I have been working at Novo Nordisk

                Pros

                Very ethic and employee oriented company. Good environment. Healthy and successful in its field

                Cons

                Salaries are not the highest but good benefits

              • Helpful (4)

                "If your face does not fit anymore......."

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                Former Employee - Accounts - Somewhere in Gatwick, England
                Doesn't Recommend
                Neutral Outlook
                Disapproves of CEO

                I worked at Novo Nordisk full-time for more than 4 years

                Pros

                Free canteen good benefits great pension friendly team members

                Cons

                work life balance head count restrictions will get you out on return from long sick term crap HR

                Advice to Management

                Be honest set realistic goals admit when wrong Pay better price product realistically

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