Study Lead Statistician

Highly Competitive
  1. Contract
  2. Statistics
  3. United Kingdom
Norfolk, England
Posting date: 11 Dec 2020

Proclinical has partnered with a large specialist CRO in search for a talented Study Lead Statistician in England. This is an exciting and varied opportunity to join a well-established team with responsibility for leading all statistical activities relating to clinical trial projects. Being a statistical expert able to provide statistical consultancy in specific areas.

Job Responsibilities

  • Providing statistical expert point of contact with sponsor and internal project teams
  • Randomisation design, Protocol and sample size consultancy
  • Performing the Lead Statistician role on varied and complex projects; delivering to client expectations and within budget
  • Development of Statistical Analysis Plans
  • Covering a variety of statistical consultancy, programming, and modeling based on the awarded work, for example:
  • Meta-analysis
  • PK/PD and bioequivalence studies
  • Mixed models
  • Adaptive designs
  • Survival analysis
  • Supporting the development and expansion of statistical expertise
  • Peer review of statistical deliverables
  • Providing statistical expertise and presentation of results at sponsor meetings
  • Providing statistical evaluation and reports for inclusion into Clinical Study Reports
  • Advising on statistical issues, expanding the department's knowledge base
  • Contributing to the development of new systems, processes, and SOPs
  • Business development expert support - contributing to proposals, contracts, and meetings
  • Ability to communicate effectively with non-statisticians

Skills and Requirements

  • Strong analytical and data interpretation skills
  • Advanced statistical expertise in a variety of area and topics
  • Statistical programming and modeling with experience across a wide variety of topics
  • Experience in Integration studies preferred
  • Minimum of 5 years in a CRO environment and an MSc or Ph.D. in Statistics
  • Excellent project management, organisational and matrix management skills with the ability to proactively prioritise projects
  • Budgeting and resourcing skills
  • Leadership and mentoring skills
  • Commercial awareness
  • Experience with SAS v. 9
  • Wide clinical development knowledge across Phase I through IV studies, real world, integration studies

To Apply

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