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Senior Statistical Programmer – CRO UK

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Compass Life Sciences have partnered with a full-service global Clinical Research Organisation who are currently seeking Senior Statistical Programmers on a permanent basis. We are currently considering candidates across the UK with fully remote working arrangements available.

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Senior Statistical Programmer
Highly Competitive Package (DOE)

Compass Life Sciences have partnered with a full-service global Clinical Research Organisation, who are currently seeking Senior Statistical Programmers on a permanent basis. We are considering candidates across the UK with full remote working arrangements available.

Now is an exciting time to join one of Europe's largest CRO's, as an increasing number of leading Pharmaceutical and Biotechnology companies all over the world continue to leave their trials in the hands of their expert capabilities. This opportunity will allow you to make an immediate impact on a small, but organically grown, biometrics team, contributing to the repeated delivery of clinical studies throughout a range of therapeutic areas.

In this role you will be leading a group of expert statistical programmers to deliver on a portfolio of complex projects. Your key responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

  • Providing leadership for the SAS® programming aspects on a particular project, or projects within the Biometrics department.
  • Supporting the further development of existing and new processes to assist activities within the SAS® programming department.
  • Coordinating the SAS® programming activities and resources for an allocated project or projects.
  • Independently creating datasets, table, figure and or listing SAS® programs for allocated projects and their corresponding deliverables.
  • Ensuring SAS® programming deliverables are achieved on time and to high quality.

The ideal candidate would have:

  • A BSc Degree, or above, in relevant a subject (Computer Science, Math, Statistics, etc.)
  • Experience with the SAS® programming language and in-depth working knowledge of effective SAS® programming practices.
  • Preferably, a minimum of 5 years' experience using SAS® in a programming role within the Pharmaceutical or CRO Industries.
  • Demonstrable working knowledge of CDISC data standards including ADaM and SDTM.

In exchange for this our client is offering a great competitive package with flexible working hours, and the opportunity to be a part a team of experts with decades of experience in delivering high quality clinical trials, globally, that have advanced the development and accessibility of life changing therapies.

If this sounds like the right move for you in your career and would like more information, please contact Slater Lawrance on [email protected] or +44(0)23 9231 6034 for further information.


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