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Graduate New Product Planning, Global Strategic Marketing

Requistion ID:  855

Copenhagen, N/A, DK


Graduate in New Product Planning, Global Strategic Marketing

Are you looking for the next step to kick-start your transition from a student to young professional working, to support the Lundbeck pipeline with a commercial perspective? Then join our Lundbeck Graduate Program 2020.


Lundbeck offers a great workplace that is based on a flat structure, and a collaborative working environment based on respect and equality. We employ dedicated colleagues and encourage continuous development. Together, we create the ideal conditions for you and your job, so we can create better conditions for patients.


As part of your two-year graduate journey at Lundbeck you will be exposed to various parts of the business and encounter many exciting challenges across the company. The learning curve will be steep and we expect a lot from you, but in return we offer a program that will empower you to grow both on a professional and personal level.


New Product Planning (NPP), Global Strategic Marketing at Lundbeck

The team is focused on providing strategic and commercial guidance to the pipeline covering early-, mid- and advanced stage assets. Our responsibility includes assessing external opportunities that could be added to strengthen the pipeline. Cross-functional collaboration is part of our daily activities and includes a wide range of functions in R&D (i.e. clinical development, regulatory affairs, research and medical affairs), functions within the Commercial organisation (i.e. pricing & market access, market analysis and key affiliates) and with Corporate business development & strategy.


The NPP team consists of 4 international members with a strong background within marketing, communication, research, medical affairs and market access. We have a global mindset and enjoy cross-functional collaboration in a fast-paced environment. Together we are an ambitious, dedicated and energetic team which helps and supports each other. The position is located at Lundbeck HQ in Valby, Denmark


Your job and the journey

In the NPP team you will help map and assess various indication opportunities for our pipeline to propose the best solutions from a commercial and R&D perspective. You will work with future potential scenarios, develop target product profiles (TPPs) and apply various marketing tools (i.e. SWOT and value proposition) You will support development of communication strategies and evaluate various forecasts with the ambition to help senior management make important decisions for our pipeline. You will assess external opportunities, typically this includes mapping disease and treatment overviews, current and future competitors, develop scenarios and TPPs and collaborate to ensure input from key affiliates.


The graduate program will also include rotations which can be tailored pending individual interest but is likely to include pricing and market access, market analysis and/or medical affairs. The intention is to have a global rotation in one of our key affiliates with NPP function.

The role includes travel opportunities of approximately 30 days/year to attend congresses, meetings with key affiliates, advisory boards and/or market research.


During the program you will participate in a wide range of development activities on your own as well as with other graduates - everything designed to guide you through the program, making sure you are on track and able to unfold your potential.



Our preferred graduate has the following qualifications:

  • A Master’s degree preferably in science or a combination of science and business
  • Above average academic achievements and excellent English language skills
  • You have a strategic mindset and Cec enjoy working with possibilities and opportunities that at time may be abstract
  • You are curious and like to interact and work together with others
  • You have ambitions and push yourself to achieve results
  • You are eager to learn, contribute and apply knowledge
  • You build partnerships and work collaboratively with others to meet shared objectives
  • You actively seek new ways to grow and be challenged using both formal and informal development channels
  • You adapt your approach and demeanour in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations                  


Further information

Join our Open House event on January 28th 2020 at Lundbeck’s Headquarter in Valby. Here you will get a chance to interact with Managers from the relevant areas and hear more about the graduate positions.


Read more and sign up for the event on our website: https://lundbeck.com/global/career/graduate-program/graduate-open-house.


For further information about the program and how to apply, please visit our website: http://www.lundbeck.com/global/career/graduate-program, and follow us on LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter.

If you could not find the answer to your question on our website, do not hesitate to send an email to graduate@lundbeck.com.


Your application

Please click on “Apply now” to apply for the position. Applications must be received no later than February 9th, 2020. We are looking forward to receiving your application.

Lundbeck is a global pharmaceutical company specialized in brain diseases. For more than 70 years, we have been at the forefront of neuroscience research. We are tirelessly dedicated to restoring brain health, so every person can be their best.

An estimated 700 million people worldwide are living with brain diseases and far too many suffer due to inadequate treatment, discrimination, a reduced number of working days, early retirement and other unnecessary consequences. Every day, we strive for improved treatment and a better life for people living with brain diseases – we call this Progress in Mind.

Read more at www.lundbeck.com/global/about-us/progress-in-mind.
Our approximately 5,000 employees in more than 50 countries are engaged in the entire value chain throughout research, development, production, marketing and sales. Our pipeline consists of several late-stage development programs and our products are available in more than 100 countries. Our research center is based in Denmark and our production facilities are located in Denmark, France and Italy. Lundbeck generated revenue of DKK 18.1 billion in 2018 (EUR 2.4 billion; USD 2.8 billion).

For additional information, we encourage you to visit our corporate site www.lundbeck.com and connect with us on Twitter at @Lundbeck and via LinkedIn.