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Principal Statistician – Homebased

Cambridge
70,000
Permanent
Data & Bioinformatics

Compass Life Sciences have partnered with a growing and industry renowned Clinical Research Organisation that has built up a reputation for being a leading expert provider across Clinical Biometrics. Partnering with a host of big Pharma and Biotech companies, the organisation are looking for talented Biostatisticians to join their Functional Service Provision group, to partner with key clients on long term projects. The position is home based and can be offered in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, or the Netherlands.

More Info

Compass Life Sciences have partnered with a growing and industry renowned Clinical Research Organisation that has built up a reputation for being a leading expert provider across Clinical Biometrics. Partnering with a host of big Pharma and Biotech companies, the organisation are looking for talented Biostatisticians to join their Functional Service Provision group, to partner with key clients on long term projects. The position is home based and can be offered in the UK, Ireland, Germany, Switzerland, Spain, or the Netherlands

The Role

The Senior / Principal Biostatistician is a key member of our clients FSP team working on complex and highly visible projects with key strategic clients. Reporting into the Director of Biostatistics this position provides a rare opportunity to showcase your statistical expertise across all aspects of clinical drug development, in a dynamic and thoroughly rewarding patient orientated environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participating in and driving methods and implementation to evaluate safety
  • Interacting with the relevant stakeholders, including safety innovation team members, project and study teams, statistical methodologists and internal experts from the client company
  • Participating in the development and implementation of related tools (together with supporting programmers), e.g. SAS macros, R code etc.
  • Participating in the planing, piloting and execution of methods on specific projects and trials
  • Interpreting statistical results;
  • Supporting the development of training, presentations etc. as appropriate.
  • Participating in any other drug development related statistical activities as appropriate

Required Experience

To be considered for this position, our client is looking for passionate Statisticians who are able to demonstrate significant experience working within a commercial environment. In addition to this, you should have;

  • Expertise in a range of statistical methodologies with practical applications
  • Ability to communicate complex statistical concepts to non-statisticians
  • Demonstrable project management and interpersonal skills
  • Good knowledge of CDISC standards
  • Self-starter with the ability to work on a cross-functional team
  • Experience with Bayesian methodology would be an advantage
  • MSc or PhD in a relevant statistical field
  • Significant experience working within a commercial drug development environment
  • Proficiency with SAS is essential, and experience with R is advantageous
  • Strong knowledge of CDISC standards

If you would like to be considered for this position, contact David Jolley directly on +44(0) 2393 877 358 or +44 (0)7738 586 627 for a conversation in confidence. Alternatively email an updated CV to djolley@compassltd.co.uk.

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