A career based on innovation and growth
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Benefits and development
We'll take good care of you
Our benefits packages vary by location based on common practice and legal requirements. They often exceed local standards. We strive to create a good working environment and a solid work-life balance.
We believe in continuous development driven by business needs and work within a solid development framework with an annual individual development plan for each employee. This gives everyone at Novozymes the support and opportunities they need to unlock their full potential.
We ensure consistent focus on development through a 70-20-10 learning culture: 70% on-the-job experience, 20% coaching, feedback and connecting with others, and 10% courses and reading.
Working for Novozymes
Find your niche
Whether you're interested in making ground-breaking scientific discoveries or delivering the right quality at the right time to our customers, you'll join colleagues who are passionate about pioneering a brighter future.
Research & development
Work with some of the best scientists in the field to discover and develop tomorrow’s biosolutions
Enzymes, microorganisms, production strains and technologies - science and technology are at the root of everything we do.
As a scientist on our research & development team, you'll be helped to find the shortest route from idea to reality so that your bright idea can be our next innovative product.
Optimize our production technologies while focusing on quality.
Raw material inventories, fermentation, recovery and granulation, maintenance and environmental operations are all key aspects of our production facilities.
As an engineer on our production team, you'll work on yield optimization and assay development to support future growth, while ensuring our products are ready on time and in compliance with our high-quality standards.
Deliver the right quality at the right time.
Serving our customers and freeing up capacity for further growth - this is the core of what our supply chain team does.
As a planning professional, engineer or logistics professional on our supply chain team, you'll help us deliver the right quality at the right time by optimizing every step of the process.
Sales & marketing
Bring the best solutions to our customers through promotion and sales excellence.
Bridging the gap between customer needs and our innovations – that's how our sales and marketing team drive our business.
As a sales or marketing professional on our team, you'll establish close relationships and ongoing dialogues with our customers to understand their needs, giving us essential input for our development of solutions. Your understanding of market dynamics will help you develop and execute strategies that meet customers' needs and create a connection to our innovative solutions.
Drive performance within a complex global business environment.
Working strategically as a united function to bring business insight and support across a growing global company – that's how staff functions take us further on the journey towards excellence.
As a member of our staff functions team, you'll work with colleagues from Communications, Finance, IT, Investor Relations, Legal, HR and Facility Management to meet business needs. You'll team up with strategic business advisors and process designers to improve corporate business processes
Work with customers to improve industrial products and processes
Ensuring that customers are getting the most from our solutions and identifying opportunities to improve in the future – that's what makes our technical services team essential to our current and future success.
As a member of our technical services team, you will combine your technical expertise, your relationship building skills and your innovation mindset to ensure a cleaner environment through solutions that work effectively.
Students and graduates
Get an insight into our global company while giving us a fresh perspective on our business.
Joining Novozymes on internships, student worker programs and graduate programs, or working with us on MSc, BSc, and PhD projects – whatever their route into Novozymes, many students choose to continue with us.
As a student or graduate on our global team, you'll be given a range of responsibilities that will strengthen your skills and support your qualifications.
Touch the world
Our Touch the world values guide the way we work with business partners, within our communities and with each other. Learn more about our four values below.
Because the future is created by you
- Strive to be the best
- Never settle for what we have today
- Set brave goals and follow through
- Take initiative and volunteer yourself
- Develop yourself and your team
Because passion makes dreams come alive
- Inspire and excite others
- Love what you do
- Seek simple solutions fast
- Focus on opportunities rather than barriers
- Do not fear mistakes; learn from them
Because nothing beats a circle of trust
- Clarify expectations and keep your promises
- Demonstrate professionalism
- Empower others
- Be open and honest
- Take care of others
Because the world is full of ideas
- Seek to understand the bigger picture
- Embrace diversity
- Learn from the outside
- Challenge conventions
- Take pride in finding solutions with other