Posted 2 weeks ago

We are looking for two Student Assistants to join our Global P&O on a part time basic.

Are you a curious and ambitious student who is looking to gain experiences from Global P&O areas such as Talent Acquisition, HR Operations, Internal Communication, and ESG (Environment, Social, and Governance), in a dynamic and international environment? Are you passionate about and eager to use your academic skills and background into practice and learn from experienced colleagues across the organization? Then we would like to hear from you.

Become part of an international company

We have offices in Denmark, Germany, Switzerland, and US, but your working location will be in Hellerup where your colleagues from P&O are together with staff functions like, IT, Finance, Legal and our Executive Management Group.

As Student Assistant you will become part of the Global P&O team of around 15 people responsible for HR Operations, Rewards and HR data, HR Business Partnering, Talent Acquisition (TA), Internal Communication and ESG. You will work closely with colleagues across the organization globally.

We are looking for two Student Assistants:

  • One of the student positions will have primarily focus on Talent Acquisition tasks and supporting our organization in the recruitments process from A-Z. You will also have some general HR tasks to get experience from.
  • The other student position will have primarily focus on HR data, ESG and Internal Communication.

We offer a dynamic workplace with flexibility for you during exams periods and with respect for your studies. You will become part of a team of helpful, dedicated, and professional colleagues, always happy to help you with a smile.

Who are you?

Our ideal candidate is a student in the beginning of hers/his master’s degree with a deep interest in HR-areas like Talent Acquisition, ESG, Communication and Organizational development. If you have some work experience and is comfortable coordinating and co-driving projects and activities, it is an advantage. For both positions we expect that you are comfortable working with data, development of data and reporting and analyzing data.

Bavarian Nordic has many exciting projects and initiatives across the organization where P&O is also involved, so you can expect a diverse workday with many stakeholders- a unique opportunity to learn and understand the whole organization.

Our expectations to you:

  • You are open minded and ready to learn and develop.
  • You have a strong interest and understanding of ESG, Communication, Talent Acquisition and HR.
  • You are not afraid of sharing your thoughts and perspectives, while also being willing to chip in when help is needed in the different parts of the P&O area.
  • You are fluent in English. Danish is a benefit and only a requirement in the Talent Acquisition position.

For us, it is all about improving and saving lives

Improving and saving lives through innovative vaccines is at the heart of what we do in Bavarian Nordic. We are a fully integrated vaccine company focused on the development, manufacturing and commercialization of life-saving vaccines, and our vision is to become one of the largest pure play vaccine companies in the world.

You will be part of a global team of more than 800 dedicated people with diverse backgrounds and viewpoints who are bound together by our commitment to protect lives every day. We believe in creating an inclusive and flexible workplace with a strong focus on personal and professional development, because we need each other to take things further.

We operate in a world in constant flux and always explore new opportunities. So, if you are open-minded and have the willpower to succeed, we might just be a perfect fit.

Does this sound like something for you?

Please contact our current Student Assistant, Jane Gerhard (, if you have questions for the HR Data/ESG student position or Kristina Ahlberg ( our Talent Acquisition Partner for more information about the TA student job. Please indicate in your motivation/application if you have a preference, for either one of the student positions.

We are interviewing on an ongoing basis and look forward to receiving your application as soon as possible. We cannot wait to get to know you better!


We expect that you will work 15-20 hours weekly. Our office is located in Tuborg Harbor near the station. We have great canteen, cold soft drinks, nice coffee, and a modern work environment.