Privacy Policy

When you submit your information to inquire about, or apply for, a vacancy at PPD we will ensure that your data is processed securely and in confidence. Your information will initially be managed by recruitment personnel of PPD Development LLC in the US, held on the servers of a recruitment software vendor called Taleo also located in the US. Your information will shared with relevant recruitment personnel and line management of other PPD group companies on a "need to share" basis for the purpose of evaluating and administering your inquiry or application for employment with the company. If you are successful in your application, your data will be retained as part of your new employment record, if unsuccessful your information will be retained consistent with PPD Retention Policies for a period of up to 2 years. In countries where the law requires us to keep information for a longer period, information will be kept for a period in line with that legal requirement. You may choose to be re-contacted in case other vacancies become available. Your data will thereafter be securely destroyed. Under applicable data protection and privacy laws (dependent upon location) and under PPD's Global Privacy Policy, you have certain rights in relation to your data, for example the right to access and correct your data. Your information may be shared with PPD group companies in countries that do not enjoy the same level of data protection and privacy safeguards as in your own, however, PPD will ensure that your information is kept confidential as possible. Additional notice for residents of the European Union: For a full explanation of your rights to access, rectification, erasure, restriction of processing and objection; how to lodge a complaint with a supervisory data protection authority and the contact details of PPD’s EU Data Protection Officer please access PPD’s Global Privacy Policy at the link below. It is in the legitimate interests of PPD to process your personal data as explained in this Notice, to administer your application. Your personal information will securely stored in paper form or digitally hosted on PPD group company databases located in the United States. This information will be subject to protection under a legal contract called Standard Contractual Clauses signed between PPD companies in Europe and PPD US. A copy of this contract is available from the PPD privacy team at the email address below. If you have any questions on PPD's approach to privacy please email