Closing Date: 23 Dec 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable
• Principal Statistician • Freelance • 1 year contract • Full time • Office based Kent • Home working 1 day a week
The source department of Chiltern acts in a similar way to that of a staffing solutions provider. The department is currently seeking an experienced Principal Statistician to work for our client a leading pharmaceutical company. The role is a 1 year contract, working full time on a freelance basis office based in Kent, home working maybe considered 1 day a week. There is a possiblity that the role could become a permanent position.
The Principal Statistician is the global lead for the statistical strategy of one or more pre-clinical or clinical studies within (pre/early/full) device development. They are responsible for the discussion and implementation of modern and innovative study designs, statistical models, and analysis methodologies that optimally address the research objectives of the study.
• Provide strategic statistical scientific global leadership for assigned studies, comprising all relevant technical and investigational area knowledge.
• Negotiates and develops, in collaboration with R&D and NP&M, study objectives and transparent study quantitative risk/probability of success assessments
• In collaboration with medical team and the TRB influences and optimizes study designs aligned with the PRD. Leads the quantitative evaluation of competing study/analysis strategies assuring robust support to development planning and execution. May lead the contribution across multiple studies within the project.
• Contributes to the statistical scientific content for internal decision boards and regulatory/submission documents, responds to so study-specific HA questions.
• For assigned studies, is responsible for the full integration of modern aspects of device development including model-based development and statistical methodologies in collaboration with partners.
• Contributes to the statistical scientific solutions to support transition of device development milestones/decision boards.
• Represents the statistical team at study level internal/external meetings for strategic statistical scientific inputs.
• Ensures high quality for all assigned deliverables and processes and ensures audit-readiness.
• Ensures to deliver agreed timelines for statistical deliverables.
• Interacts/collaborates with internal/external partners and contractors to facilitate knowledge transfer
• Reports/presents work at internal/external meetings and conferences
• Carries out any other duties and tasks as deemed appropriate and necessary by the manager
·MSc in statistics or equivalent (PhD would be desired)
·At least 1-2 years of experience of data analysis in Pharma (experience of clinical study data analysis would be an advantage)
·Experience of working as a statistician is required (modelling & simulation would be a plus)
·Experience of programming in SAS
To apply for this position or for more information about the role please contact Nicky Cooke on + 44 1753 216 729 or email email@example.com
Please note that if your experience does not mirror that of the requirements for this role you may not receive a response.
Candidates must be eligible to work in the UK
Principal Statistician, Freelance, Contract, South East, Kent, Clinical Trials
171 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
SL1 4AA, UK
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