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Statistical Programmer 2

Company: Chiltern
Location: Slough, Berkshire, UK
Reference: LG4125
Closing Date: 20 Sep 17
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

Due to our continuing success and expansion, we are currently looking for an experienced Statistical Programmer for our team in the UK.


Job Background

Chiltern is the leading, global mid-sized contract research organization. We listen to client needs to deliver customised clinical development solutions with a team of more than 4,000 working across 47 countries to provide comprehensive, yet flexible and responsive, services. Our specialties include Clinical Development, Oncology, Device & Diagnostics, Data, Analytics & Evaluation and Strategic Service Provision.

Due to our continuing success and expansion, we are currently looking for an experienced Statistical Programmer for our team in the UK.  It will be your task to provide statistical programming support in the project specific programming of statistical tables, figures and listings, together with CDISC (SDTM and ADaM) datasets for clinical trials in accordance with Chiltern and/or sponsor Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) or study specific guidelines

  1. Perform data manipulation techniques and advanced techniques (arrays, transpositions, complex merges, SQL, etc.) and generic macro use and development to enable listing, table and graph generation
  2. Analyse information and develop innovative solutions to programming and data analysis challenges
  3. Efficiently produce quality results under time constraints
  4. Successfully coordinate multiple priorities
  5. Complete assigned tasks within known budget constraints
  6. Serve as the statistical programming lead on internal project teams and coordinate programming, verification, and documentation of statistical programs for use in creating analysis datasets, tables, listings, and figures
  7. Assist internal project team in identifying project priorities and communicating such activities and associated timelines to departmental management
  8. Work independently to carry out assignments with occasional support from senior management
  9. Ensure the efficiency, quality, and integrity of data reporting and project activities executed
  10. Represent the department in client meetings/presentation and maintain a positive working relationship with sponsors, collaborating associate and vendor personnel
  11. Actively adapt and adjust priorities to ensure timely and quality completion of assigned tasks
  12. Contribute to ongoing improvement of programming processes and methodology
  13. Perform other related duties as required by the Department.


•Undergraduate degree or higher in Biostatistics, Computer Science, or related field


•Minimum 2+ years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education or experience to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job

Skills and Attributes

• Knowledge of one or more statistical software packages (SAS® preferred) used to conduct statistical analysis

• Good verbal and written communication

• Positive attitude and willingness to learn and contribute in a team setting

• Demonstrates ability to successfully lead a single project

Salary: £30,000-£34,000

Hours: 40 hours per week

Location: Slough, Berkshire

Work Start date: Sept/ Oct 2017

Vacancy Closing Date: Tuesday, 22nd August 2017

If you are interested in this position, please send your CV and a short covering letter to: -  you can post a hard copy to: Chiltern International Limited, 171 Bath Road, Slough, Berkshire, SL1 4AA. Please ensure that any postal applications reach us before the closing date.

The closing date for this position is Tuesday, 22nd August 2017




Position Type

Full Time


Email Laura Golder -
+44 (0) 1753 216709

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Contact Information:

Address:  London, UK
171 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
Tel:  +44 (0) 1753 512000
Fax:  +44 (0) 1753 511116
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