Junior Assistant, Full time, Ostomy Care, Pipeline & Portfolio


Humlebæk, DK

Job Family:  Administration
Country/Region:  Denmark

Looking for gaining business knowledge and experience during your gap year?


Are you an ambitious, talented, and driven student, who has just finished high school and is looking to gain knowledge and experience from a large corporation with an interest in business & innovation? Are you looking for a job which is truly meaningful, where you play an important part in making life easier for people living with a stoma all around the world? Then this Junior Assistant position in Coloplast Global Ostomy Care Pipeline & Portfolio team might be right for you.

Make a difference globally
At our headquarters in Humlebæk, you will join our highly ambitious Ostomy Care Pipeline & Portfolio team, which is responsible for our Ostomy Care portfolio globally as well as driving future innovations.


“You will be part of a strong, diverse and passionate team that wants to make a difference for the Ostomy users around the world. We have a true collaborative spirit and while we are busy delivering great innovations, we also have fun on the way. Together, we are making a real difference for people living with a stoma.” explains Elodie Dewaegenaere Ryding, Senior Director, Pipeline & Portfolio, Ostomy Care.


Student Assistant position
You will be supporting your colleagues in the Ostomy Care Pipeline & Portfolio team with various assignments, while having your own areas of responsibility. You will find that we are always ready to support each-other and share best practices and general knowledge. 

More specifically, you will:

  • Support Innovation projects with research and coordination
  • Maintain our intranet team sites, photo libraries, and product storage
  • Be the contact to our sales subsidiaries worldwide and to external partners
  • Coordinate meetings, bookings, purchases, and events for the teams
  • Take care of shipments & samples to subsidiaries and other partners
  • Update our product portfolio documentation


You can act independently but also love to collaborate with people!
You are Independent, responsible, organized, and collaborative team player. You are thorough and understand the importance of working to a high-quality standard.  You have a positive can-do attitude and feel comfortable interacting with many different colleagues across borders and nationalities. 


To be successful in this role you should have the following qualifications:

  • You have graduated high school
  • Familiar with Microsoft office
  • Fluency in English – Danish skills are not required


If you would like to know more about the position, please reach out to Senior Director, Elodie Dewaegenaere Ryding on dkede@coloplast.com. We will take candidates into the recruitment process continuously, so do not hesitate to apply. This position will remain open until a suitable candidate has been found.


Pursuing an ambitious growth agenda, Coloplast develops and markets products and services that make life easier for people with intimate healthcare needs. Employing about 16.000 people and with products available in more than 143 countries, we are one of the world´s leading medical device companies. We are constantly growing our business and always looking for new ways to move forward – we explore, learn and look for new ways of doing things.


Coloplast is committed to being an inclusive organization, where people bring their differences to work each day, fulfil their potential and have a strong sense of belonging because – and not despite – of their differences. We therefore encourage all qualified candidates to apply regardless of gender, age, race, nationality, ethnicity, sexual orientation, religious belief or physical ability.


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