Are you interested in a short-term project or want to test out the culture at PPD? Explore our temporary contract opportunities in PPD’s clinical, business or lab areas. This will provide you an opportunity to learn more about the clinical research industry and discover how you can be a part of drug development, which helps to deliver life-changing therapies.
If you are a clinical research associate (CRA) or a clinical professional (i.e. medical writer, biometrics) committed to being a part of industry-leading drug development, consider a contract position with PPD. The clinical contractor typically has a low volume of studies and you will know your work makes an impact on helping to improve health. PPD makes it easy for you to work as a temporary contractor. We’re highly regarded for quality and offer an organized work environment , along with the necessary support and resources to enable you to excel in your assignment.
PPD offers a variety of rewarding contract roles for business professionals, and you don’t have to have a clinical or life sciences background to make a difference. From marketing, to human resources, to IT; our business professionals play an important role in all our industry-leading efforts. Our business professional contract roles provide a great gateway to experiencing the business side of the clinical trial industry, as well as an ideal foundation for career development.
If you have experience working in a laboratory or have an interest in getting into a lab setting, you might consider our contract lab opportunities. This offers a unique opportunity to be hands on in developing new products. You will have opportunities with and exposure to PPD’s clients and partners, including pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. The teams at PPD® Laboratories work to offer the most comprehensive set of laboratory services available in the industry. In the past five years, our scientists have completed more than 17,000 pharmaceutical development projects and worked with more than 8,000 different compounds.