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Principal Biostatistician ~ Pharmaceutical Company

Company: RBW Consulting
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Closing Date: 15 Dec 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: $excellent, given on application

Job Summary:

Superb opportunity for an experienced Biostatistician to join a growing Pharmaceutical company, who promote a highly collaborative environment.


My client, a global Pharmaceutical company, looks to add a number of skilled Biostatisticians to its primary centre of Biostatistics in Boston. Working amongst a team of 20+ other skilled Biostatistics experts, the new Principal Biostatistician will benefit from a highly collaborative working environment where there is a true emphasis of knowledge sharing and open mindedness.


There is a good mix of development work as well as methodological research, and Biostatisticians are actively encouraged to join working groups within the business to support research in different areas. Training and further learning is also highly prioritised, with access to training sessions (both internal and external) and conference attendance annually.



Applicants will have at least achieved an MSc in a statistical discipline. They should have expert exposure to the design, execution, analysis and reporting of clinical trials, having used (and understood the reasoning behind use) a range of statistical methodologies. It is crucial for Principal Biostatisticians to have superb communication skills; they should be comfortable building and developing interpersonal business relationships quickly, and have a keen ability to competently explain statistical methodology to individuals of both statistics and non-statistics background.


Non-exhaustive role outline

  • Offer input into the design, execution, analysis and reporting of clinical studies
  • Work from drug-discovery through to product registration and post marketing product support
  • Advise on the creation of clinical development plans
  • Contribute to, and advise on regulatory and commercial strategies
  • Build and develop strategic working relationships with internal and external stakeholders and officials


Options for Statisticians to align to a range of different therapies, based on experience / preference. Full information given on application.


I manage a range of other permanent and freelance positions for a broad portfolio of clients (Biotech, CRO and Pharma). If the above role isn’t for you but you’d nevertheless like to discuss your options in the market, I’d welcome a confidential discussion by phone or email. Contact Daniel Cheetham at (646) 586 9087.


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Contact Information:

Address:  Brighton
Southdown House, 130a Western Road, Brighton BN1 2LA
Tel:  01293 584 300

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