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Senior Statistician

Edinburgh
45,000
Permanent
Data & Bioinformatics

Compass Life Sciences are exclusively partnering with an innovative Statistical Consultancy, supporting in their search for a Project Manager / Senior Statistician to join the team. This is a great opportunity for you, as an experienced statistician, to take a new step in your career, offering the opportunity to gain exposure to a wide variety of exciting projects in Clinical Trials, Medical Device studies and Health Technology Assessments.

More Info

Are you an experienced Statistician looking for the next step in their career? Are you keen to work on new emerging studies in a role that will offer you exposure to leading a wide variety of projects? Are you passionate about research and development but also keen to maintain a work life balance? Then we want to speak with you!

Compass Life Sciences are exclusively partnering with an innovative Statistical Consultancy, supporting in their search for a Project Manager / Senior Statistician to join the team. This is a great opportunity for you, as an experienced statistician, to take a new step in your career, offering the opportunity to gain exposure to a wide variety of exciting projects in Clinical Trials, Medical Device studies and Health Technology Assessments.

The Role

This role will be working with clients to provide high quality statistical consulting for a variety of different studies. Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Working directly with our clients to provide clear statistical guidance for the design of pre-clinical and clinical trials
  • Developing statistical analysis plan for pharmaceutical and medical device trials
  • Assay development and validation plans for biologics
  • Coordinating / contributing to the production of tables, figures and listings and analysis reports
  • Designing and developing network meta analyses for health technology assessment
  • Lead the core project management duties to deliver high quality projects in a timely and cost-effective manner
  • Ensuring that all statistical output is produced to the highest standard and in accordance with all relevant SOPs and regulatory standards
  • Actively engage in knowledge and best practice sharing with colleagues

REQUIREMENTS

As this is a high level role it is expected that the ideal candidate will have the following skill sets to work to a high standard that is expected of a top quality consultancy.

  • Strong statistical skills enabling provision of statistical advice across a broad range of statistical applications including Bayesian statistics.
  • MSc or PhD with statistical emphasis, or equivalent experience.
  • Good knowledge of and experience with SAS and/or R. Experience with BUGS/JAGS/Stan would also be helpful.
  • Strong organisational, internal/external liaison and project management skills.
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Exceptional written and oral communication skills, including the ability to communicate complex statistical issues clearly to non-statisticians.
  • Proven ability to lead projects and build client relations.
  • An awareness and understanding of working in a regulated environment.

In exchange our client is offering a competitive salary and pension plan as well as progression opportunity, and a flexible working pattern with a strong emphasis on promoting a work life balance.

NEXT STEPS

Does this sound like the right role for you to further develop your career? Then please get in touch with Ben Brown on 02393 874 320 or bbrown@compassltd.co.uk

RECOMMENDATIONS

Compass Associates Ltd. trading as Compass Life Sciences are acting as a Recruitment Consultancy for this permanent vacancy; we offer £200 worth of John Lewis Vouchers for each successful recommendation.

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