Manager of Statistical Programming

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Programming
  3. Switzerland
Lausanne, Switzerland
Posting date: 01 Jul 2020

A global biopharmaceutical group active in the life science areas of drug development are looking for a Manager of Statistical Programming to join their team in Lausanne. This could be an amazing opportunity to bring your expertise to a well-established company.

Job Responsibilities

  • Ensure quality of Statistical Programming deliverables by consistently applying analysis and reporting standards and driving compliance with SOPs and regulatory requirements.
  • Manage a team of statistical programmers and the resource planning for their assigned studies.
  • Oversee the production of programming deliverables (e.g., tables, listings) for study reports and integrated summaries.
  • Has a thorough understanding of clinical trials design and reporting process, as well as regulatory reporting requirements including electronic data submissions.
  • Provide technical guidance to vendors around project standards, programming conventions/specifications and programming practices to ensure efficient and integrated project reporting strategies.
  • Provide mentoring and support to statistical programmers and biostatisticians.
  • Provide input/leads internal process improvement.
  • Ensure adherence to GCP, regulatory guidelines, standard processes, and SOPs.

Skills and Requirements

  • MSc in statistics, biostatistics, mathematics, computer science
  • Minimum of 7 years statistical programming experience within pharmaceutical clinical development.
  • Extensive knowledge of the drug development process, clinical trial methodology, statistics and familiarity with global regulatory requirements.
  • Extensive knowledge of SAS software and general computing technics.
  • Ability to work successfully within cross-functional teams, developing and maintaining successful partnerships.
  • Demonstrated ability to adapt quickly to changing needs within the organization.
  • Communicates proactively and effectively, excellent verbal and written communications skills.

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