Statistics Manager

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
London, England
Posting date: 28 Oct 2020

A specialist Contract Research Organisation is looking for a talented Statistics Manager to join their team. The role will focus on delivering high quality statistics and programming.

Job Responsibilities

  • Perform technical review and provide input into clinical trial documents including protocols, CRFs, CSRs.
  • Support study and/or compound level activities advising on study design and statistical issues across phases and therapeutic areas.
  • Author, validate and document SAS programs for datasets, TFLs and macros, applying good programming practice.
  • Line management of statisticians, programmers and other technical staff. Accountable for overall performance of direct reports.
  • Provide coaching and mentoring of staff to achieve "excellence". Direct employee career development and ensure line reports receive appropriate training to perform their day-to-day jobs.
  • Provide technical content for marketing materials.
  • Develop and provide internal technical training where appropriate.
  • Represent discipline and support junior members of staff at external events.
  • Present on technical subject internally, externally and at client meetings.

Skills and Requirements

  • MSc or PhD in Statistics/Biostatistics (or equivalent).
  • At least 10 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Understanding of clinical drug development process, relevant disease areas, endpoints and different study designs.
  • Awareness of industry and project standards & ICH guidelines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Interpersonal/teamwork skills for effective interactions.
  • Self-management skills with a focus on results for timely and accurate completion of competing deliverables.

To Apply

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