At PPD, we empower you to excel in own your career and reach your full potential. Through our above-and-beyond commitment to and investment in global learning and development — an all-in investment that has earned PPD the honor of being named to Training magazine’s Training Top 125. Our holistic approach to training incorporates job-specific modules and programs in personal career growth and manager development.
Training and development opportunities include the latest learning methodology through various programs available to all employees.
Courses tailored to all levels of management and leadership, incorporate e-learning, simulation activities and instructor-led training.
CONNECT FOR SUCCESS
Our approach to performance management encourages ongoing, future-focused developmental conversations.
Never stop learning. We engage in continuous on-the-job learning and soft skills training through our on-demand platform. The PPD Knowledge Center contains more than 3,000 e-learning courses, over 14,000 books and audiobooks.
INTERNAL SOCIAL MEDIA
Learning is contagious, connect with and learn from colleagues around the globe through Yammer, our internal social network. Join informal groups based on common interests and personal hobbies.
To prepare professionals to succeed in their given roles, PPD provides the CRA Academy, the best-in-class Clinical Foundation Program for clinical research associates and other programs.
We are vital links. Between a pharmaceutical and biotechnological innovation and a drug delivered. Between an idea for a cure and a population that needs it. We are the people of PPD — thousands of employees in locations worldwide connected by tenacity and passion for our purpose: to improve health.
The best and the brightest from around the world. The game changers of PPD drive our success. As a contract research organization highly regarded for excellence and innovation, we impact some of the world’s most pressing health challenges. And we all, to the person, play a vital role in making a difference in the lives of countless people. This is your opportunity to shine – wherever you are, right here.
Making a difference through what we do, each & every day, in the lives of countless people. Through our 5 Defining Principles guide us and, ultimately, define us.
CSR & Wellness
Those who have served in the United States military understand well our mission at PPD. We salute excellence. And we salute you. Join us on our mission to help us deliver life-changing therapies. PPD works with partners to support and connect with U.S. military men and women who seek to take the next step in their careers.
PPD Employees Gives Back
· WHEN HURRICANE FLORENCE HIT HOME, COLLEAGUES CAME TOGETHER TO HELP THE LOCAL COMMUNITY. (PPD Volunteers wanted to help. They joined dozens of neighbours and other community members to work at a Hurricane Florence relief site on the weekend after the hurricane hit)
· PPD EMPLOYEES PARTICIPATED IN A WALK FOR CYSTIC FIBROSIS (CF). (A team of more than 40 PPD employees came together to show support for the Cystic Fibrosis. By walking for the cause, participants in more than 500 cities throughout the U.S. raise money to support the foundation’s mission to cure cystic fibrosis)
· LONGSTANDING RELATIONSHIP WITH ORGANIZATION BRINGS JOY TO ORPHANS AND EMPLOYEES ALIKE. (Helped facilitate a new life for residents of a local orphanage during a corporate philanthropy activity)