PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. Our clients and partners include pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device, academic and government organizations. With offices in 46 countries and more than 15,000 professionals worldwide, PPD applies innovative technologies, therapeutic expertise and a firm commitment to quality to help clients and partners bend the cost and time curve of drug development to deliver life-changing therapies that improve health. For more information, visit . PPD has an exciting opportunity for a Project Assistant to join us onsite exclusively for one of our strategic pharmaceutical partners in Russia. PPD works in collaboration with this partner; you will be dedicated to the client projects and sites, working within their teams, systems and processes on behalf of PPD. This is a great opportunity for PA's at any level currently working within the life science sector for pharmaceutical companies, Biotech companies or CRO's who would enjoy the opportunity to work for a CRO dedicated to one client. As the trusted partner of some of the most innovative big pharma and biotech companies; our PA's have the opportunity to work on challenging projects across a wide range of therapy areas. Our vision is to be the global leader in our industry; based on consistent quality and execution, exceptional customer-aligned service and constant innovation. You should thrive in project teams and be focused on delivering exemplary levels of customer service. You will have excellent communication and organisational skills and a self-motivated, flexible, and professional attitude. You must be able to prioritise and work well within a multi-national team environment and have an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and preferably PowerPoint. You will have a good standard of education and extensive administration experience. In return we will offer you a positive and supportive working environment within one of the most engaged teams in the industry; who are truly recognised as the cornerstone of our success. We will provide you with meaningful work and the opportunity to acquire valuable personal and professional skills.QualificationsCandidate Requirements: * Very good English - verbal and written; * Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Office package; * Bachelor's degree or higher - preferable in life-science; * Minimum 1 year previous clinical research experience * Strong interpersonal skills and high attention for detail
Our offer: As a compensation, you will be provided with a competitive remuneration, corporate trainings and the opportunity to become a part of a fast growing, multinational company. At PPD, we encourage our employees to demonstrate creativity, innovation and fresh insights as well as a solution-focused approach. We also value teamwork, camaraderie and enthusiasm. Employees who embrace excellence have a chance to earn rewards.