SAS Programming Manager

£0.00 - £75000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Programming
  3. United Kingdom
Posting date: 03 Sep 2019

A functional biometrics organisation is seeking to recruit a SAS Programming Manager to their office in the UK on a home-based capacity. The company specialises in clinical data management, optimal process design, and statistical expertise. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a leading organisation that works with global pharma, biotech, and medical device partners around the world.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Providing motivational and decisive management to the Programming teams with a structured management approach.
  • Fostering a team environment that facilitates staff to build positive, productive relationships across departments, functional and project teams in a matrix environment.
  • Ensuring SAS Programming deliverables are achieved with high quality in a timely, cost-effective manner.
  • Defining and implementing effective resourcing and training strategies ensuring SAS Programming studies are effectively resourced and managed.
  • Supporting the development of SQN's Programming capability supporting new and expanded business scope and opportunities.
  • Driving the positive recruitment, retention, training and development of the Biostatistics department.
  • Developing Biostatistics working standards through SOPs, training and influence.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Experience of line management of a team including their training/personal development of at least 4 people (preferable more) and an understanding of how to manage individuals whom also line manage.
  • Experience of input to managing team/department resources and oversight of projects and staff.
  • Examples to demonstrate leadership for example through heading up a team for initiatives/improvements.
  • Examples of identifying and initiating areas to enhance the development of a programming group.
  • Understanding of the key programming elements across all phases of clinical trials including CDISC and in various SAS platforms. Ability to perform SAS programming preferable.
  • Experience in a programming management role directing statistical programming disciplines, preferably with a CRO industry background.
  • Well- developed knowledge of technical and regulatory requirements and industry advancements related to statistical programming work within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Strong operational expertise to provide appropriate direction and oversight of processes and disciplines.
  • 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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