Senior Manager, Biostatistics

Highly Competitive Salary
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. United States
Cambridge, Massachusetts
Posting date: 09 Apr 2019

ProClinical, in support of our client, are seeking an individual to fill the role of Senior Manager of Biostatistics, based in Cambridge, MA.


  • Contribute to clinical protocol development, including authoring of the section on statistical methods and reviewing/editing of all sections.
  • Author statistical analysis plans for clinical trials, and author/edit mock tables, listings and figures.
  • Review CRF designs to ensure data collection meet the study objectives and the requirements of statistical analyses.
  • Specify randomization schedules and test their implementations.
  • Work with external statistical programmers and data managers to generate tables, listings and figures.
  • QC the key results of statistical programmers.
  • Support ongoing safety review of the program/study teams and data monitoring committees.
  • Perform ad hoc statistical analyses and basic SAS programming as needed.
  • Contribute to the clinical study reports, including authoring of statistical sections and interpretation of the study results.
  • Support regulatory submissions.
  • Support the preparation of publications, including manuscripts, posters and oral presentations.
  • Provide requirements and oversight to external statistical programmers, data managers and other relevant functions at CROs to ensure quality of deliverables.
  • Participate in department and cross-functional meetings to optimize clinical study designs, endpoints, and analysis strategies.
  • Provide statistical input on CDP, IDP, and registration plan.
  • Provide analysis support for presentations and publications

Skills And Qualifications

  • PhD in statistics or a related field and 3+ years of clinical trial experience in the pharmaceutical industry, or MS in statistics or equivalent with 5+ years of clinical trial experience in the pharmaceutical industry. Experience in oncology clinical research is strongly preferred.
  • Knowledge of statistical methods that apply to Phase I-IV clinical trials.
  • Knowledge of FDA and ICH regulations and guidelines.
  • Interaction with regulatory authorities preferred.
  • Experience investigating the relationships between biomarkers and clinical endpoints preferred.
  • Relevant experience partnering with CROs.
  • Proficient in statistical programming (SAS required, R preferred).
  • Experience with trial design software; working knowledge of Spotfire preferred.
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, with a focus on technical writing.

To Apply:

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