Principal Statistician

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    Life Sciences

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    Janne Bate

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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  • Liquid error: internal
A UK based remote Principal Statistician is required to join a well-established team with responsibility for leading all statistical activities relating to clinical trial projects.

Areas of responsibility include: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:ISS/ISEMeta-analysisPK/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
General responsibilities include:Advising on statistical issues, expanding the department's knowledge base
Contributing to company development of new systems, processes, and SOPs
Business development expert support - contributing to proposals, contracts, and meetings
Ability to communicate effectively with non-statisticians

Experience and skills required:
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
Fully remote working available