Communication and Sustainability Manager

Brussels, Brussels, Belgium
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20 April 2023

Would you like to have a high impact on our reputation in Belgium and Luxembourg by defining our communication strategy? Are you interested in leading our various sustainable projects?  Would you like to be part of a game-changing organisation which drives innovation across new disease areas?

If yes, keep reading!


The position

You will work on both our internal and external communication (50% of your time) to strengthen our corporate brand in Belgium and Luxembourg. You will also be responsible of implementing our sustainable projects in line with our strategy (50% of your time). In more details, you will :

-Proactively identify any potential business threats and opportunities related to our company and develop corresponding action and communication plans

-Be responsible of our internal and external communication strategy. It involves to build and maintain relationships with media, relevant stakeholders and enhance our corporate reputation

-Lead the implementation of sustainability projects from the global portfolio such as the recycling of our insulin pens, City Changing Diabetes, Childhood Obesity or Circular 4 Zero

-Support Public Affairs and Disease Area teams in their disease awareness communication strategy

-Act as media spokespersons


To be successful in this role :

-You have a Master degree, preferably in management, social sciences, economics, journalism or media or equivalent through experience

-You have a previous solid experience in in the area of public relations, media, corporate communication or journalism.
You are able to analyse complex issues, provide strategic thinking and implement tactical plans. To have existing media contacts and relationships are a plus

-You are very interested in Sustainability. Ideally, you have knowledge gained by a sustainability position with managerial level experience and an ability to work within a cross functional team

-You are a team player, have excellent communication skills and have a think out of the box mentality

-You are fluent in Dutch, French & English (oral and written)

About our Department

You will report to our Market Access & Public Affairs Director. You will have interactions with both internal (General Manager, Medical, Sales, Marketing, Legal & Compliance Departments, stakeholders at the Global level)  and external stakeholders (media, vendors, associations).

The Novo Nordisk BeLux affiliate is on a healthy growth path with exciting opportunities in different departments

Working at Novo Nordisk

Novo Nordisk is its people. We know that life is anything but linear, and balancing what is important at different stages of our career is never easy. That’s why we make room for diverse life situations, always putting people first. We value our employees for the unique skills they bring to the table, and we work continuously to bring out the best in them. Working at Novo Nordisk is working toward something bigger than ourselves, and it’s a collective effort. Novo Nordisk relies on the joint potential and collaboration of its more than 50,000 employees. Together, we go further. Together, we’re life changing.


We kindly invite you to this position to exchange with our team


Please submit your application via our online application tool by 30/04/23


We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. 

At Novo Nordisk we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company for the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve and communities we operate in. Together, we’re life changing.


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