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Senior Biostatistician

Company: Cytel
Location: European office or Remote
Reference: CB/SAT/EU/001
Closing Date: 26 Dec 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Cytel, the world’s largest biometrics CRO, is looking to expand its clinical services teams, primarily in Europe as well as the United States and India. An established leader in adaptive clinical trials, we aim to augment our expanding BDM and FSP section, as well as to build team/s of first class biostatisticians and statistical programmers.


We are seeking a seasoned Biostatistician for a multi-year FSP contract with one of the world’s leading Pharmaceutical companies. This is a key role responsible for providing statistical support to clinical studies and/or projects as assigned.  You will participate in the development of study protocols including participation in study design discussions and sample size calculations, and you will review CRFs and data review guidelines. 
Additionally, you will:

Develop statistical analysis plans including analysis dataset and TLG specifications

Perform statistical analyses

Interpret statistical results

Help prepare clinical study reports including integrated summaries for submissions

You have the option to work from home or be based In one of offices in USA/UK or Europe. 
Qualifications and Experience
You will have an MS or PhD with five or more (5+) years working on clinical trials.
Additionally, we require:

A thorough understanding of statistical principles

Some knowledge of medical/biological terminology and clinical trial designs in relevant therapeutic areas

Good written and oral communication skills including grammatical/technical writing skills

Conversant with SAS programming, and knowledge of SAS procedures and other statistical software

Demonstrated organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload

An effective communicator: able to explain methodology and consequences of decisions in lay terms

An effective team player; willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.

Ability to be flexible when priorities change

Ability to deal with ambiguity

Compensation & Benefits
We offer a competitive compensation package including base and bonus, as well as comprehensive medical and dental benefits and a contributing 401K plan / Pension 

Cytel Inc. is an Equal Employment / Affirmative Action Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,  veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristics protected by law.
Cytel does not accept referrals from employment businesses and/or employment agencies in respect of the vacancies posted on this site. All employment businesses/agencies are required to contact Cytel’s human resources department to obtain prior written authorization before referring any candidates to Cytel. The obtaining of prior written authorization is a condition precedent to any agreement (verbal or written) between the employment business/ agency and Cytel. In the absence of such written authorization being obtained any actions undertaken by the employment business/agency shall be deemed to have been performed without the consent or contractual agreement of Cytel. Cytel shall therefore not be liable for any fees arising from such actions or any fees arising from any referrals by employment businesses/agencies

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