Senior/Principal Statistician

€0.00 - €70000.00 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. Belgium
Brussels, Belgium
Posting date: 22 Oct 2019
This vacancy has now expired

A leading multinational Contract Research Organisation (CRO) is recruiting for a Senior/Principal Statistical Programmer. The organisation is one of the world's forefront innovators in biopharmaceutical services, providing high quality Phase I-IV clinical research, regulatory, consulting, and market access services. Based in the company's European office, this vacancy offers an exciting opportunity to work with a prestigious CRO that pioneers drug development.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Perform or supervise complex statistical analyses and create or provide input to statistical reports.
  • Cooperate with other biostatistical and company departments to optimize global efficiency.
  • Act as a pro-active advisor for all types of analysis during the proposal process, as well as during the project life cycle; define strategies and evaluate the statistical resources needed to meet the defined goals.
  • Coordinate Biostatistics related project activities for successful completion within given timelines and budget.
  • Interact with clients regarding data analysis, scope of work, and budget.
  • Review derived datasets and all types of statistical analysis deliverables.
  • Develop complex analysis strategies and execute them using efficient programming techniques (software: SAS, R).
  • Produce and provide expert input to analysis plans, statistical reports, statistical sections of integrated clinical reports, and other process supporting documents.
  • Oversee quality control of all kinds of statistical deliverables.
  • Train/mentor junior members of the department.
  • Represent the company at client meetings.

Skills and Requirements:

  • Masters or PhD in a statistical discipline.
  • A thorough understanding of the statistical aspects of both clinical trials and observational studies.
  • Experience in statistical analysis in a clinically related subject, either within clinical trials or in Epidemiology. This can be either within academia or professionally - and/or in Outcomes Research.
  • Ideally, you will have advanced SAS programming skills, but this is not necessarily essential.
  • Ability to travel as required, although this is not frequent.
  • 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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Proclinical Staffing is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.