North America Careers

With your skills and experience, you probably have several options for your professional career path. So, why choose PPD? The contract research organization (CRO) industry is exciting, but demanding and competitive. We know that to attract the best and the brightest, we have to provide a stimulating and challenging work environment. We also realize we have to take care of our employees, as they are the key to our success.

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PPD is Highly Regarded for Excellence and Innovation Worldwide.

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With offices in 47 countries and approximately 20,000 professionals worldwide, PPD offers excellent career opportunities. The company continues to grow, and our vision is to be the global leader in the industry based on consistent quality and execution, exceptional customer-aligned service and constant innovation.

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On a daily basis the people of PPD make a difference in the lives of countless people around the world.

Benefits of working for PPD North America

  • Diversity and Inclusion

    We strive to hire and create a diverse employee group that allows many perspectives and backgrounds to influence and succeed at PPD.

  • EEO

    As an equal opportunity employer, PPD welcomes employment applications regardless of the applicant’s age, race, color, pregnancy, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, marital status, citizenship, or because he or she is an individual with a disability or is a “protected veteran.”

  • Culture and People

    At PPD, we encourage our employees to demonstrate creativity, innovation and fresh insights as well as a solution-focused approach.

  • Sense of Pride

    PPD was rated the No. 1 CRO by CenterWatch Global Site Survey.

  • Training and Development

    Our commitment to employee training and professional growth has been demonstrated by our investment in creating innovative training solutions.

  • North America Wellness

    PPD strives to offer programs, campaigns and services that help employees improve their health and well-being. Our in-house program is growing as we offer more programs to employees globally.

  • Work Life Balance

    At PPD, we strive to provide a workplace that encourages employees to lead healthy lifestyles and work toward improving their health.

  • Benefits Overview

    PPD offers a comprehensive benefits package that supports its overall commitment to the health and well-being of employees.