Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic / vocational qualification
Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 5+ years'). Prior experience in clinical monitoring, data management, biostatistics or related field in support of clinical trials is preferred.
In some cases, an equivalency, consisting of a combination of appropriate education, training and/or directly related experience, will be considered enough for an individual to meet the requirements of the role.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Capable of applying in-depth knowledge and skills in a highly organized fashion while adhering to regulatory guidelines, global SOPs and client expectations
Strong attention to detail and skill with numbers
Substantial analytical /problem-solving skills /judgment in decision making
Ability to work independently and organize and coordinate activities across the team
Demonstrated ability to maintain a high degree of confidentiality with clinical data and client's proprietary data
Proven flexibility and adaptability
Ability to work and lead in a team environment and independently
Strong oral and written communication skills (English) with the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of internal and external customers, including project team, functional management and client contacts
Strong computer skills, with solid knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) and the ability to learn and use interactive computer systems
Complete ability to extract pertinent information from standard study documentation, such as protocols, electronic study data systems and to identify trending of site/study data
Solid prioritization skills with ability to plan, monitor and manage workload fluidly in response to changing project demands
Comprehensive understanding of project protocol, project documentation including Centralized Monitoring Plan and other functional plans
Ability to serve as a subject matter expert and lead on projects cross-functionally
PPD values the health and wellbeing of our employees. We support and encourage individuals to create a healthy and balanced environment where they can thrive. Below is listed the working environment/requirements for this role:
Able to communicate, receive, and understand information and ideas with diverse groups of people in a comprehensible and reasonable manner.
Able to work upright and stationary and/or standing for typical working hours.
Able to lift and move objects up to 25 pounds
Able to work in non-traditional work environments.
Able to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency.
May have exposure to potentially hazardous elements, including infectious agents, typically found in healthcare or laboratory environments.
Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities.
PPD Defining Principles:
- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer's trust - We are gamechangers - We do the right thing - We are one PPD -
If you resonate with our five principles above, and ultimately wish to accelerate the delivery of safe and effective therapeutics for some of the world's most urgent health needs, then please submit your application - we'd love to hear from you.
PPD is proud to be an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength and fosters an environment of mutual respect. PPD is committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or status within any other protected group.