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Business Analyst

Requistion ID:  3998

Copenhagen, Hovedstaden, DK

Date:  24-Jan-2023


Business Analyst – R&D Finance


Are you looking for an exciting opportunity to use your financial and analytical skills to support the research and development of new products to treat brain disease? Do you want to be part of a great finance function that enables growth and decision-making through partnering with our stakeholders across the organisation?


Then you might be the right Business Analyst to join our R&D Finance team at Lundbeck. We are looking for an ambitious, passionate and performance-driven Business Analyst to take part in financial management and support Lundbeck’s R&D organisation and project teams.


Your new role – why is this a great opportunity?

You will have an important role in our team through


  • Partner with R&D Global Project Teams to provide financial reporting and financial planning for R&D project
  • Provide project cost overview and decision impact analysis for decision-making in governance forums
  • Develop and participate in improvement initiatives
  • Participate in Business Development opportunity assessments
  • Support R&D SVPs in their capacity cost management
  • Ad-hoc analyses and reporting to senior management


Your future team

R&D Finance supports Lundbeck’s Global R&D organisation including R&D pipeline project and portfolio analyses and consists of 5 team members including you. R&D Finance is part of Group Finance with approximately 45 finance professionals located in Valby and Krakow, and you will also be a part of our Global Finance Community consisting of 260 people.

You will join a team of highly dedicated and skilled specialists and will engage with a broad range of stakeholders within Global R&D and Global Finance.


What you bring to the team

You have recently graduated or have some years’ experience from a similar role or management consulting focusing on R&D, project support and financial analysis. You are experienced with financial modelling, creating presentations and/or management reports and have a good understanding of financial statements.


We imagine that you also have:


  • A Master’s degree in finance, economics, business, or accounting  
  • Project management or support skills
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving skills
  • A solid understanding of and a keen interest in data
  • Excellent Excel & PowerPoint skills
  • Fluency in English (written and spoken) 


How your colleagues would describe you

As a person, you can work independently to provide cost management support to project managers and line of business. You enjoy solving problems and aim for continuous improvement. You are also result oriented with attention to details and enjoy working in a fast-paced and changing environment managing multiple tasks at the same time.


Our promise to you  

Lundbeck offers an inspiring workplace, passionate colleagues and a culture characterized as collaborative – a must to successfully bring our treatments through research and development all the way to commercialization and the people who need them. We offer a mix of exciting tasks and numerous development opportunities that are balanced with initiatives focused on your well-being.

You can also learn more about us at or by following us on LinkedIn, Instagram (@h_lundbeck) or Twitter (@Lundbeck).


Apply now

Can you see yourself in this role? We want to hear from you. Does this sound like your dream job, but you’re not sure if you meet all the requirements? We still want to hear from you!

Upload your CV and include your motivation for applying. No separate cover letter is needed. We ask you not to include a photo or personal information that does not relate to your professional experience.

If you have questions or want to hear more, please feel free to contact Allan Hansen, Head of R&D Finance at Applications must be received by February 14th, 2023.


We need every brain in the game – and that includes all brains and the different perspectives we bring to the table. At Lundbeck, we embrace the uniqueness of each employee, and we are committed to building a workforce that is as diverse as the people we serve. Read more about our commitment at



To external agencies: Lundbeck does not accept unsolicited requests or candidates from search firms. We ask you to respect this policy by refraining from contacting our employees about this position.


About Lundbeck

About Lundbeck

Tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

With too many people living with brain diseases around the world, our purpose couldn't be more important or more worth striving for. Every day we work tirelessly to change the outcome for these people. We are a community of specialists fiercely dedicated to restoring brain health, drawing on, and embracing, the uniqueness of every employee.

Our global footprint

Our approximately 5,300 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged across the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing, and sales. Our research programs tackle some of the most complex challenges in neuroscience, and our pipeline is focused on bringing forward transformative treatments for brain diseases for which there are few, if any therapeutic options. We have research facilities in Denmark and the United States, and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 16.3 billion in 2021 (EUR 2.2 billion; USD 2.6 billion).  

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate website, and connect with us on Instagram @h_lundbeck, Twitter @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn