Contract Statistician

Up to Swiss Franc90.00 per hour
  1. Contract
  2. Statistics
  3. Switzerland
Lausanne, Switzerland
Posting date: 14 Feb 2020
This vacancy has now expired

A leading biopharmaceutical company is currently hiring a Contract Statistician to join their team in Switzerland. This company is committed to improving patient outcomes and quality of life in oncology and bacterial infections. This is an exciting opportunity to bring expertise and skills to an established and in-demand company that specialises in drug development, drug manufacturing and digital health investment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Accountable for the quality and timelines of all statistical and programming deliverables for assigned clinical studies, including studies for which statistical activities are outsourced to CRO partners.
  • Ensuring timely availability of complete, accurate and consistent analysis results to support decision making.
  • Providing statistical input to the design, analysis and interpretation of clinical studies.
  • Authoring statistical sections of protocols and statistical analysis plans.
  • Ensuring provision of quality and timely statistical analyses results that support quality and timely decision making.
  • Leading statistical and programming study teams and perform statistical analyses.
  • Coordinating and provide statistical oversight for outsourced studies, ensuring CROs accountability for the quality of their deliverables.
  • Representing statistics within cross functional study teams and provide statistical support and solutions.
  • Assisting with in interactions with health Authorities.
  • Maintaining current scientific and regulatory knowledge.
  • Providing input/lead internal process improvement.
  • Ensuring adherence to GCP, regulatory guidelines, standard processes and SOPs.

Skills and Requirements:

  • MSc. or PhD in Mathematical or related field.
  • Minimum of 4 years' experience as project/study statistician in Clinical Development in the pharmaceutical industry or CRO.
  • Strong statistical methodology knowledge and applications.
  • Experience using Bayesian designs is a plus.
  • Excellent programming skill in SAS.
  • Experience using R is a plus.
  • Good experience using CDISC standards.
  • Up to date knowledge of regulatory requirements related to statistics.
  • Good communication skills and ability to build positive relationships.

To Apply:

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