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Senior / Principal Statistician

Company: AXESS
Reference: PW-6769
Closing Date: 18 Feb 17
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive
Benefits: Comprehensive including flexi time

Job Summary:

A unique opportunity for an experienced Statistician to join a global pharmaceutical company and progress their career. Working within the European HQ, where the main focus is on early phase compounds, the role will involve working closely with the multi-functional teams and provide statistical advice on the various aspects of clinical drug development.



  • Based in central London
  • Global pharmaceutical company
  • Early phase clinical development
  • Reporting to the Head of Statistics in the Data Sciences department



As a project statistician the main responsibilities include:

  • Provides statistical expertise in the study design, analysis and reporting
  • Liaising with external service providers (CROs)
  • Leads the development of statistical analysis plan and statistical report
  • Provides oversight of statistical activities of external vendors to ensure timeliness and quality of analysis data and statistical outputs from the study start-up through archiving.
  • Attending regular training and conferences, keeping up to date with the latest industry techniques and regulations
  • Involvement  in the selection  and evaluation of external vendors
  • Provide input to the development of study synopsis, protocol, (e)CRF design, study report and publications



  • An MSc or a PhD or equivalent in biostatistics, statistics or mathematics.
  • Extensive experience gained as a statistician within a Pharmaceutical company, a Biotech or a CRO
  • Good knowledge of EMEA/FDA and ICH regulations and industry standards applicable to the design and analysis of clinical trials
  • Good skill of statistical programming languages including SAS



For a confidential discussion please telephone Andrea Litovszky at AXESS Limited on 020 8560 2300. To apply, please send your CV to quoting reference PW-6769



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