Principal Statistician

£0.00 - £75000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
Norwich, Norfolk
Posting date: 18 Jul 2019

An international pharmaceutical establishment is seeking to recruit a Principal Statistician to their UK team. This functional biometrics organisation provides global pharma, biotech, medical device, and animal health partners with innovative, cost effective development services. This role can be based with the company's office or be carried out in a home-based capacity. This is an exciting opportunity to work with an internationally renowned organisation and bolster a career in the biometrics field.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing statistical expert point of contact with sponsor and internal project teams.
  • Randomisation design, Protocol and sample size consultancy.
  • Performing the Lead Statistician role on varied and complex projects; delivering to client expectations and within budget.
  • Development of Statistical Analysis Plans.
  • Covering a variety of statistical consultancy, programming, and modeling based on the awarded work, for example:
    • ISS/ISE
    • Meta-analysis
    • PK/PD and bioequivalence studies
    • Mixed models
    • Adaptive designs
    • Survival analysis
  • Supporting the development and expansion of statistical expertise of the company.
  • Peer review of statistical deliverables.
  • Providing statistical expertise and presentation of results at sponsor meetings.
  • Providing statistical evaluation and reports for inclusion into Clinical Study Reports.
  • Advising on statistical issues, expanding the department's knowledge base.
  • Contributing to the company's development of new systems, processes, and SOPs.
  • Business development expert support - contributing to proposals, contracts, and meetings.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with non-statisticians.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Minimum of 5 years in a CRO environment.
  • An MSc or Ph.D. in Statistics.
  • Advanced statistical expertise in a variety of area and topics.
  • Statistical programming and modeling with experience across a wide variety of topics.
  • Experience in Integration studies preferred.
  • Experience with SAS v. 9.
  • Wide clinical development knowledge across Phase I through IV studies, real world, integration studies.
  • 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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