Senior Statistician

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. Italy
Milan (province), Italy
Posting date: 03 Apr 2020

ProClinical is advertising a vacancy for a Senior Statistician with a leading full-service global Contract Research Organisation (CRO) who specialise in predictable patient enrolment across multiple therapeutic areas.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Leading all biostatistics activities related to clinical trials as responsible project statistician
  • Communication line for project teams, clients and vendors on statistical questions
  • Development and review of statistical sections of protocols, including sample size calculations
  • Development of statistical analysis plans
  • Development and documentation of analysis database structures (i.e. SAS analysis data set structures)
  • Development of SAS program requirements and specifications
  • SAS programming and program validation
  • Review and QC of statistical deliverables (tables, listings, figures, etc.)
  • Performing statistical analysis and reporting results
  • Providing consultation on experimental design, statistical methods and approaches for the purpose of assessing safety and efficacy of drug products
  • Communication line for project teams, including statisticians and SAS Programmers
  • Communication line for customer on statistical questions
  • Conduct of project-specific training of statisticians and SAS programmers
  • Participation in the development of guidelines, procedures and other Quality Systems Documents (QSDs) pertinent to activities of the Biostatistics department

Skills and Requirements

  • MSc in Statistics or equivalent
  • Strong industry experience in clinical research, biostatistics and SAS programming
  • Expert knowledge and understanding of the statistical principles, concepts, methods, and standards used in clinical research
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills
  • Good knowledge of MS office software
  • Advanced knowledge of CDISC ADaM IG 1.0 or later, define 1-0-0.xml and define 2-0-0.xml specifications

To Apply

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In case you have difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Billie Cook at 44 (0) 203 762 2755 or upload your CV on our website -

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