Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. is the world leader in serving science, with annual revenue of more than $40 billion. Our Mission is to enable our customers to make the world healthier, cleaner and safer. Whether our customers are accelerating life sciences research, solving complex analytical challenges, increasing productivity in their laboratories, improving patient health through diagnostics or the development and manufacture of life-changing therapies, we are here to support them. Our global team delivers an unrivaled combination of innovative technologies, purchasing convenience and pharmaceutical services through our industry-leading brands, including Thermo Scientific, Applied Biosystems, Invitrogen, Fisher Scientific, Unity Lab Services, Patheon and PPD.

PPD clinical research services’s mission is to improve health. It starts as an idea to cure. It becomes a life saved. All in-between, it’s you! We know that meaningful results not only require the right approach, but also the right people.  We invite you to re-imagine health promoting protocols with us, working alongside our talented, bright and energetic teams.

Our Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) team are seeking an experienced sustainability professional to oversee/implement programs and policies for the organization and support clients in meeting their sustainability targets.


  • Develop and oversee the implementation of environmental sustainability programs, policies, and strategies for PPD.
  • Align PPD programs, policies and strategies with Thermo Fisher Scientific corporate goals and approaches.
  • Collaborate with PPD divisions to identify the best approaches for each division to meet its targets.
  • Coordinate PPD Scope 1 and Scope 2 greenhouse gas emissions, waste and water internal reporting.
  • Work with suppliers to reduce Scope 3 greenhouse gas emissions.
  • Identify methods for estimating carbon emissions from existing data sources.
  • Partner with data professionals to visualize progress.
  • Meet with customers to determine how PPD can support their sustainability targets.
  • Develops sustainability reports, presentations and proposals to support business development.
  • Collaborates with other industry stakeholders to develop common approaches.
  • Create and execute a communication and employee engagement plan for sustainability.
  • Stay informed about changes in environmental legislation and adapt programs accordingly.
  • Support sustainability reporting frameworks such as GRI, CDP, and EcoVadis.


  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Environmental Science, Sustainability, Business, Data Analytics or a related field.
  • Knowledge of environmental regulations, standards, and reporting frameworks.
  • Strong data analysis and project management skills.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to inspire and engage stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Innovative thinking and problem-solving abilities.
  • Corporate experience in environmental sustainability program management.
  • Experience in a Clinical Research Organization (CRO), experience supporting clinical trials and/or experience supporting laboratories is a plus.

Thermo Fisher Scientific is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, creed, religion, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, genetic information, veteran status, age or disability status.