Senior Biostatistician

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. Belgium
Ghent, Belgium
Posting date: 25 Nov 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A clinical stage biopharmaceutical company is advertising a vacancy for a Senior Biostatistician, joining their team in Belgium. The organisation is known for their pipeline of differentiated antibody therapeutics, which has been utilised to build a clinical-stage portfolio of novel product candidates. This is an exciting opportunity to work with a company whose work is tailed from discovery through development to address patient needs.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Serving as the responsible biostatistician on Phase I to III clinical trials. The trials can be relatively simple or complex.
  • Contributing to clinical study synopses and protocols.
  • Developing statistical analysis plans and/or performing senior review of statistical analysis plans.
  • Reviewing statistical analyses of other statisticians and interpreting results from simple to complex clinical studies.
  • Providing relevant input in the development and review of CRFs.
  • Performing lead reviews and setting up internal QC of TFLs.
  • Performing critical review of derived datasets specifications and derived datasets (ADaM).
  • Contributing to clinical study reports.
  • Reviewing simple to complex randomisation specifications and dummy randomization schemes.
  • Participating in bid defence meetings.
  • Participating in meetings with diverse regulatory authorities (FDA, EMA, PEI).
  • Contributing to press releases and scientific papers.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Master's degree in statistics or biostatistics required.
  • Minimum of 6-8 years of biostatistical experience desired.
  • Expertise in multiple statistical areas, the drug development process, SAS procedures, and good programming practices.
  • Fluency with other statistical software such as R, EAST, Winbugs is a plus.
  • Thorough knowledge of and experience with CDISC standards is desired.
  • Demonstrates ability to plan, supervise, implement and monitor the statistical processes for multiple clinical trials.
  • Knowledge of ICH-GCP and other applicable legislation to successfully execute the clinical study.
  • Experience in managing CROs and vendors is a plus.
  • Biotech experience is a plus.
  • Auto-immune and/or oncology clinical study background is a plus.
  • 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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