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FREELANCE: Senior Statistician - 12 month contract

Company: Umbilical Life
Reference: CARRERA/45
Closing Date: 01 Dec 17
Type: Contract
Salary (£): On Application

Job Summary:

James Carrera of Umbilical Life is recruiting for a well-known and prestigious company a Senior Statistician for complex projects in a number of key therapeutics. For a confidential discussion please contact James Carrera at Umbilical +44 (0) 116 461 0074 or email


Accountable for:

Responsible for all biostatistical aspects of the project and/or trial, the statistician is assigned to;

  • Interacts with authorities statisticians to set and/or defend decisions on statistical issues for the project, the statistician is assigned to.
  • Informs and suggests solutions to the statistics head on critical issues within the project.
  • Discusses protocol and CRF with the authors and members of the clinical team/clinical trial team.
  • Writes or supervises the writing of the statistical section of the protocol.
  • Plans details of the randomization schedule with the appropriate members of the project team.
  • Approves the randomization list.
  • Verifies the consistency of the protocol with the CRF.
  • Ensures that the trial design is compatible with the trial objectives.
  • Reviews and approves protocol and CRF prior to their use or submission to approval committees.
  • Discusses, reviews and approves protocol amendments (as and when applicable).



  • At least a Master's degree in statistics, biostatistics and at least three years of biostatistical experience within clinical trials.
  • Strong SAS programming skills
  • Strong management skills with respect to multiple projects
  • Exceptional organisational skills


For a confidential discussion please contact James Carrera at Umbilical

+44 (0) 116 461 0074 or email


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Contact Information:

Address:  Head Office
Premier House 9 Rutland Street Leicester
Tel:  011 6 461 0070
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