Senior Statistician

£60000 - £70000 per annum
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 30 Jan 2024

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Proclinical are partnering with a pharmaceutical organisation who are recruiting for an individual to join their team. role is on a permanent basis and is located in London or Cambridge. The opening position is for a Senior Statistician.


  • Offer knowledge in biological statistics as well as its role within drug discovery.
  • You will supply scientific guidance across the division.
  • Operate at the intersection between biosciences, molecular sciences, and chemistry & DMPK to deliver statistical acumens across a variety of challenging target classes, from initial target characterisation through to clinical dose predictions.
  • Discuss with various shareholders to influence them as well as cooperate with them across projects and sites.
  • The ideal candidate will promote scientific brilliance via external publications, presentations, etc.
  • Train and develop personnel, which involves via participations from the bench.
  • Other duties may be assigned.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Educated to an advanced degree level in a statistics, mathematics, data science or corresponding work experience.
  • Knowledge of biological statistics within a drug discovery setting.
  • Scientific leadership skills involving via matrix management.
  • Knowledge of statistics and its role and implementation across drug discovery.
  • Acquaintance within data analysis, which involves large and multifaceted datasets such as high-throughput screening.
  • Expertise on Bayesian strategies and statistical modelling, experimental design which involves DOE, etc.
  • Programming skills with tools such as R, Python.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to influence various shareholders.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Heidi Hennigan at

Proclinical 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.