Legal and Compliance Manager

Novo Nordisk


Posted 2 months ago

Job Description

As a Legal and Compliance Manager you will be responsible for the overall management of the factory’s legal and compliance affairs, providing business-oriented day-to-day advice and support with due recognition of overall Novo Nordisk values, Global strategies, NN Pars strategies and business objectives, and factory operation, in compliance with both Novo Nordisk policies and local laws and regulations. In this function, you as a factory management team member will be responsible for: ● Provide fast, effective, high-quality, and business-oriented legal support and advice to the factory’s management team and all the departments. ● Carry out and continually assess the effective implementation of the global legal and compliance strategy. ● Ensure compliance with relevant laws and regulations at the factory, in alignment with the affiliate (Tehran’s office) and regional office. ● Ensure effective contract management, drafting, reviewing, and negotiating contracts, as needed. ● Ensure obtaining and maintenance of licenses to operate in alignment with the affiliate. ● Assist with all interactions with externals and ensure compliance with NN internal policies. ● Participate in the most significant projects of the factory to ensure compliance. ● Identify and assess legal and compliance risks and ensure timely implementation of the mitigating actions. ● Perform sanctions and export control monitoring activities and support staff by giving information and training as necessary. ● Collaborate with relevant internal functions, on legal and compliance activities, including assisting with the rollout and reporting on significant initiatives, risks, and developments. About the department: In this position, you will have one direct report and you will be part of the NN Pars Legal and Compliance team. Working at Novo Nordisk: 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 in 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 the communities we operate in. We commit to an inclusive recruitment process and equality of opportunity for all our job applicants. We are happy to discuss flexible working, depending on the role and subject to business needs. Due to the high volume of applications being received for this role, please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted. Millions rely on us: To work for Novo Nordisk you will need the skills, dedication, and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.


● Bachelor’s degree in Law (a must). ● More than 3 years of in-house experience, preferably in international companies. ● Senior stakeholders’ management skill is a great advantage. ● Working independently and being a dedicated team player focusing on results is crucial. ● Fluent level of English.

Employment Type

  • Full Time



Employment type

  • Full Time



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