HR Systems Specialist

Pharmaceutical Product Development (PPD)

Multiple Locations


About PPD:

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!

About the Department:

Our colleagues in corporate HR strive for excellence in every task, at every moment. We are game changers seeking improvements to processes and more efficient ways of working or adapting to changing financial and industry environments.

About the position:

The HR SystemsSpecialist in Talent Acquisition- Outsourced Solutions Group (OSG) provides analysis, testing and implementation support for HR systemprojects including upgrades and enhancements of multiple systems. Ensures data integrity and efficient processing of HR data as well as troubleshooting, auditing and systems maintenance.Assists with queries and develops a variety of ad hoc reports and statistical summaries.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in multiple systems and troubleshooting errors to understand interface issues. He/she will be comfortable reaching out to other teams to gather information needed to resolve discrepancies and will be handling basic configuration tasks in Oracle.

About our Culture, Career Advancement and Benefits:

At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and well-being of our employees.

About PPD:

PPD is a leading global contract research organization providing comprehensive, integrated drug development, laboratory and lifecycle management services. At PPD, we are passionate, deliberate, and driven by our purpose- to improve health!

About the Department:

Our colleagues in corporate HR strive for excellence in every task, at every moment. We are game changers seeking improvements to processes and more efficient ways of working or adapting to changing financial and industry environments.

About the position:

The HR SystemsSpecialist in Talent Acquisition- Outsourced Solutions Group (OSG) provides analysis, testing and implementation support for HR systemprojects including upgrades and enhancements of multiple systems. Ensures data integrity and efficient processing of HR data as well as troubleshooting, auditing and systems maintenance.Assists with queries and develops a variety of ad hoc reports and statistical summaries.

The ideal candidate will enjoy working in multiple systems and troubleshooting errors to understand interface issues. He/she will be comfortable reaching out to other teams to gather information needed to resolve discrepancies and will be handling basic configuration tasks in Oracle.

About our Culture, Career Advancement and Benefits:

At PPD we hire the best, develop ourselves and each other, and recognize the power of being one team. We offer continued career advancement opportunities, award winning training and benefits focused on the health and well-being of our employees.

Education and Experience:

Bachelors degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic/vocational qualification

Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 3 years) or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated software knowledge of human resources information systems including configuration, maintenance and report writers Solid working knowledge of database and system integration concepts Strong written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to build effective working relationships with all levels of employees and work as part of a team Demonstrated customer service orientation and ability to provide service/remain focused in a demanding environment Strong analytical and problem solving skills, as demonstrated by ability to identify problems and determine appropriate solutions and resolve sensitive problems

PPD values the health and well-being 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 for typical working hours. Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities. May require minimal as-needed travel (under 10%)

PPD Defining Principles:

- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are game changers - 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 would love to hear from you.

Education and Experience:

Bachelors degree or equivalent and relevant formal academic/vocational qualification

Previous experience that provides the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the job (comparable to 3 years) or equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Demonstrated software knowledge of human resources information systems including configuration, maintenance and report writers Solid working knowledge of database and system integration concepts Strong written and verbal communication skills Demonstrated ability to build effective working relationships with all levels of employees and work as part of a team Demonstrated customer service orientation and ability to provide service/remain focused in a demanding environment Strong analytical and problem solving skills, as demonstrated by ability to identify problems and determine appropriate solutions and resolve sensitive problems

PPD values the health and well-being 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 for typical working hours. Ability to use and learn standard office equipment and technology with proficiency. Able to perform successfully under pressure while prioritizing and handling multiple projects or activities. May require minimal as-needed travel (under 10%)

PPD Defining Principles:

- We have a strong will to win - We earn our customer’s trust - We are game changers - 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 would love to hear from you.


2021-01-13 00:00:00


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