Regulatory Affairs

If you’re a strategic thinker, planner and multitasker as comfortable working independently as you are on a team in delivering compliant deliverables based on solid judgment, PPD is the place to be. Our 775+ regulatory experts in 29 countries contribute the regulatory strategy and knowledge to help our clients navigate the challenging regulatory environment — and help get life-changing therapies to patients faster. With our end-to-end solutions, we work to ensure regulatory compliance throughout the product life cycle, while helping to advance global product development.


Industry leadership and vision

With our global footprint and breadth of regulatory experience, we have a clear view of the regulatory affairs (RA) future. We apply our local, regional and central regulatory intelligence to address current challenges and inform future strategies across multiple geographies, product classes and regulatory agencies. Our approach includes active engagement and influence with industry and global health authorities, as well as regulatory thought leadership across a range of health authorities and stakeholders.

High-level expertise and growth

You can expect in-depth training and mentorship with a structured professional career ladder. You will have the opportunity to gain experience in such areas as chemistry, manufacturing and controls (CMC), medical devices, publishing, regulatory submissions and agency meetings, financial management of projects, and business development.

Interesting global projects

We work across global product development and regulatory strategies in all phases and multiple pharmaceutical, biological, innovative and advanced therapies and medical device platforms.

Culture of inspired innovation

Our team-focused environment is structured and quick paced. We encourage innovative solutions to proactively transform and influence our industry.


  • Regulatory affairs specialists
  • Regulatory affairs managers
  • Management positions

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