Contract Statistical Director

£0.00 - £80 per hour
  1. Contract
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
Posting date: 15 Aug 2019

A global biopharmaceutical company is advertising a vacancy for a Statistical Director -Homebased position for their UK office. The organisation focuses on developing treatments in the fields of oncology, cardiovascular & metabolic disease (CVMD) and respiratory fields, as well as actively participating in the fields of autoimmunity, neuroscience, and infection. This position offers an exciting opportunity to work with an innovative company whose medicines are used by millions of patients worldwide.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leading the strategic, statistical thinking and contributions to the Development Plans, Regulatory Strategy, Health Technology Assessment and Commercial Presentation of company products.
  • Providing leadership to statistical staff on the product world-wide so that all work is carried out with regards to company standards and external regulations.
  • Developing design options and providing high quality decision support to enable the business to make informed decisions.
  • Quantifying the benefit, risk, value, and uncertainty of the emerging product profile.
  • Setting the standards (and enforcing compliance) for statistical work within the product.
  • Holding CRO/Partners accountable for the high-quality standards of their deliverables.
  • Representing the company and Statistics to Health Authorities and Reimbursement/Payer Organizations for specific projects/indications.
  • Promoting, investigating, developing, and implementing novel statistical approaches, for relevant statistical issues and/or regulatory guidance and/or value demonstration.
  • Developing relationships with international opinion leaders, consultants, and collaborative groups.
  • Mentoring/coaching and supporting the education and training of Statistics staff in the technical arena.
  • Providing expert Leadership role able to lead and direct project work.
  • Accountable for the statistical work on the product world-wide.

Skills and Requirements:

  • MSc/PhD in Statistics or Mathematics (containing a substantial statistical component) with experience in pharma/healthcare or other relevant area.
  • Leadership Capabilities @ Level 3.
  • In depth knowledge of the technical and regulatory requirements related to the role.
  • Extensive experience of Development, programme design, and data analysis, and interpretation.
  • Experience of major regulatory interactions and/or submissions.
  • Demonstrable multitasking, project management, and execution skills.
  • Good interpersonal skills, including communication, presentation, persuasion, and influence.
  • Good organisational skills, including efficiency, punctuality, and collaboration in a team environment.
  • Proficiency with computer skills, such as MS Office.

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