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Senior / Principal Statistical Programmer - up to £80k + sign on bonus

Company: GCE Solutions
Location: Manchester
Reference: 184
Closing Date: 02 Apr 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): 60,000 - 80,000

Job Summary:

The role of a Senior and Principal SAS Programmer at GCE Solutions is to work alongside the Biostatisticians in the company in delivering solutions for our global client on their Phase I and Phase III trials.



·       Work with all levels of SAS Programmers at GCE Solutions in their day to day activities

·       Regularly communicate with the sponsor on the progress of programming aspects of the project and proactively anticipates issues and works with the sponsor on resolution of the problems

·       Provide input and/or write the programming specifications

·       Serve as subject matter expert on all aspects of SAS® programming

·       Understand pharmaceutical industry standards

·       Develop consistent practices of clinical and statistical review of output and mentor programming staff

·       QC summary tables, data listings and graphs using SAS® standard coding practices

·       Create/review programming plan, specifications for datasets and TLFs

·       Check for consistency across therapeutic areas

·       Identify, plan, and oversee the implementation and success measures of all process improvement initiatives

·       Maintain expertise in the use of the SAS® Macros and determine macro development priorities


Skills and Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s degree from a reputable university, preferably in a science or mathematics related field
  • Proven experience working as a SAS Programmer within the pharmaceutical industry
  • Good understanding of clinical data
  • Good understanding of client standards for trial designs, data and output
  • Technically very skilled and able to coordinate tasks
  • Experience in CDISC
  • Good communication skills
  • Able to hit the ground running
  • Able to understand and integrate into a client’s organisation
  • Pro-active
  • Independent worker
  • Assume responsibility for tasks



GCE Solutions is a global clinical research organization (CRO), founded in 2006 in the US. We assist in clinical development in the pharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device industries with various programming, statistical, and consultancy tasks among an array of therapeutic areas and phases. We have offices in the US, Europe and India.

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Contact Information:

Address:  UK
82 King Street, Manchester
M2 4WQ
Tel:  0044 208 432 2994
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