Senior Biostatistician

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. Switzerland
Lausanne, Switzerland
Posting date: 05 Nov 2020

A global swiss pharmaceutical organisation is looking for a Senior Biostatistician to provide expert statistical input to the design and analysis of clinical studies and development plans. The opportunity to join a successful company, at the forefront of the most advanced scientific developments in the industry.

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide expert statistical support to Research and Development projects and teams.
  • Serve as a study statistician in support of Phase I to Phase III trials.
  • Provide input to the design, analysis and reporting for assigned projects and clinical trials.
  • Author statistical sections of protocols and statistical analysis plans.
  • Ensure provision of quality and timely statistical analyses results that support quality and timely decision making.
  • Lead statistical and programming study teams and perform statistical analyses.
  • Coordinate and provide statistical oversight for outsourced studies, ensuring CROs accountability for the quality of their deliverables.
  • Represent statistics within cross functional study teams and provide statistical recommendations and support to enable scientific and data driven decision making.
  • May participate in interactions with health Authorities.
  • Maintain current scientific and regulatory knowledge.
  • Provide input/lead internal process improvement.
  • Ensure adherence to GCP, regulatory guidelines, standard processes and SOPs.

Skills and Requirements

  • MSc. or PhD in Mathematical Statistics or related field.
  • Minimum of 4 years' experience as a study statistician in Clinical Development in the pharmaceutical industry or CRO.
  • Strong statistical methodology knowledge and applications. Experience using Bayesian designs is a plus
  • Good programming skills in SAS and R.
  • Up to date knowledge of regulatory requirements related to statistics.
  • Good communication skills and ability to build positive relationships.
  • Fluent in English.

To Apply

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical and medical device companies.