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Principal Statistician

£65,000 to £80,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022

Well renowned CRO, great opportunities for career progression, chance to work with like-minded individuals. Your new companyHow would you like to work for a multiple award-winning company that pride themselves in providing the best quality services? You could work for a well renowned CRO who provide high quality statistics, programming, data management and data science services. Their goal is to support pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. The company have amazing career progression opportunities along with the chance to work with like-minded individuals who have years of knowledge to share. From this we have an exciting opportunity for you to work as Principal Statistician alongside an industry leading team which averages over 10 years' field experience. Your new role

  • Lead a team of statisticians and programmers to manipulate, summarise and analyse clinical trial data using a variety of statistical methods
  • Project manage assigned studies including allocating staff, predicting and planning resources
  • Prepare and review study documentation including protocols and statistical analysis plans
  • Advise, mentor and teach internal and external statisticians with regards to statistical and data analysis methods
  • Function as a study expert across multiple studies, helping to clarify details on analysis methods for the internal team
  • Ensure the team meets the highest quality standards and follows the principles detailed in the company's internal procedures
  • Maintain a positive and engaging client relationship with regards to statistical issues
  • Mentor, train and develop direct reports

What you'll need to succeed

  • PhD or MSc in Biostatistics or related discipline
  • Experience working within a clinical trials environment (CRO, pharma or academic)
  • Experience working on oncology, vaccines or rare disease studies
  • Previous experience performing statistical analysis using SAS
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to communicate with a broad range of people across different functions

What you'll get in return

  • An opportunity to work in an environment where hard work and fun coincide.
  • A competitive salary.
  • Structured training and development plans.
  • The chance to continue your own research.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • To work for a company where they are known for having great work-life balance.

What you need to do nowIf you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.

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  • Job Reference: 706198336-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
    Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited
  • Location: London
  • Salary: £65,000 to £80,000
  • Sector: Science & Technology
  • Job Type: Permanent