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HTA (Health Technology Assessment) Statistician

Company: Edelway Switzerland AG
Location: Vaud Area
Reference: D-013
Closing Date: 29 Dec 16
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

Edelway is a pan-european Pharma Consultancy. One of our best clients, a global, pharmaceutical company based in Vaud Area is currently looking for experienced HTA (Health Technology Assessment) Statistician.


Position Purpose

The position is responsible for working collaboratively with colleagues both within the Global Pricing and Market Access department and across the organization to ensure that health economic statistical aspects are accounted for, from early in the lifecycle of drug development, through to the analysis of clinical trial data in the formulation of economic payer evidence.

The health economic statistician will:

  • Plan and track Statistical Analyses according to the Market Access Analysis Plan process.
  • Perform statistical analyses on clinical trial data and other relevant data sources using SAS or another statistical programming software, including the analysis of: efficacy endpoints, utility data, resource utilization and safety endpoints.
  • Apply and lead development of new statistical methodologies relevant for HTA and payer activities.
  • Work closely with country-level affiliates to support statistical and health economic inputs used within their reimbursement applications, provide interpretation of statistical findings.
  • Provide input into the design of experiments including clinical trials and patient registries with a particular focus on the analysis of payer-relevant endpoints.


  • At least an MSc or MPhil in statistics, mathematics, econometrics or related quantitative field of study.
  • Health care/pharmaceutical related statistical experience, including experience analyzing clinical trial datasets. 
  • Strong knowledge in a variety of statistical methodologies such as survival analysis, mixed models, meta-analysis, patient reported outcome and trial design, research publications and other research outputs of high quality are a plus, programming expertise in SAS and/or in SPlus/R, experience in another statistical/mathematical software is welcome (e.g. WinBUGS).
  • Experience with Bayesian analysis is a plus.
  • Good communication, organizational and planning skills.
  • Team player as you will need to work in multi-cultural and cross- functional teams, fluency in English both oral and written.


If this sounds like your next challenge please send us your CV at ““ or contact us at +34 93 018 5722.

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