Principal Biostatistician

£0.00 - £70000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. Germany
München (81249), Bayern
Posting date: 08 Apr 2019

ProClinical is partnering with a leading multinational contract research organisation to advertise a vacancy for a Principal Biostatistician position. The organisation is one of the world's forefront innovators in biopharmaceutical services, providing high quality Phase I-IV clinical research, regulatory, consulting, and market access services. The position will be based in the company's Munich office. These vacancies offer an exciting opportunity to work with a prestigious CRO that pioneers drug development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performing or supervising complex statistical analyses and creating or providing input to statistical reports.
  • Cooperating with other departments to optimise the global efficiency.
  • Acting as a pro-active advisor for all types of analysis during the proposal process as well as during the project life cycle; defining strategies and evaluating the statistical resources needed to meet the defined goals.
  • Coordinating Biostatistics related project activities for the successful completion within given timelines and budget.
  • Interacting with clients regarding data analysis, scope of work, and budget.
  • Reviewing derived datasets and all types of statistical analysis deliverables.
  • Developing complex analysis strategies and executing them using efficient programming techniques, such as with SAS software.
  • Producing and providing expert input to analysis plans, statistical reports, statistical sections of integrated clinical reports, and other process supporting documents.
  • Overseeing Quality Control of all kinds of statistical deliverables.
  • Training/mentoring junior members of the department.

Skills and Requirements:

  • A degree in Biostatistics/Statistics or relevant quantitative sciences degree.
  • A Masters or PhD in a statistical subject.
  • A thorough understanding of statistical issues in both clinical trials (and other randomised experiments) and observational studies, (. e.g. comparative cohort studies, case-control, retrospective/prospective cohort).
  • Experience in statistical analysis in a clinically related subject, either within clinical trials or in Epidemiology, either academically or professional, and/or Outcomes research.
  • Experience with oncology and/or diabetes trials would be an advantage.
  • Advanced SAS programming skills.
  • Good business awareness/business development skills, including financial awareness.
  • 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.

Please click on the Apply button. Please include a short note outlining why you are interested in the role and why you think you are suitable.

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