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Associate Director - Biostatistics

Company: Chiltern
Location: South East UK - Slough, Maidenhead
Reference: HK-ADB1
Closing Date: 13 Jan 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

Permanent opportunity within a global CRO for an experienced line manager within Biostatistics.


Job Background

We have a great opportuntiy for an experienced line manager who has strong experience Biostatistics, gained in a CRO or Pharma company.

This role is office based in East Berkshire (Slough, Maidenhead)

This role is to be responsible for the selection, training, development and performance management for a team of Biostatisticians across Europe (both office based and field based).

Responsibities and requirements:

  • Efficiently and effectively coordinate statistical activities for multiple projects
  • Manage broad based projects such as NDA submissions and multi-protocol programs
  • Interact with project team and line manager to identify project priorities and communicate such activities and associated timelines to departmental management
  • Establish, maintain and strengthen a professional working relationship with clients, potential clients, regulatory agencies, vendors etc.
  • Define achievable goals and tasks related to a departmental objective or initiative as well as identify areas for improvement (e.g. SOPs, processes…)
  • Maintain awareness of project budgets and tasks and monitor budgets
  • Represent department and company in multi-disciplinary settings and meetings
  • Master`s degree in Biostatistics or related field
  • 5-10 years’ experience to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job
  • Line Management experience
  • Extensive experience in statistical design and analysis methodology
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate statistical concepts
  • Very good English and German language skills
  • Demonstrated ability to foster strategic, collaborative, relationships with external stake holders


About Chiltern :  Chiltern, a global contract research organization, is a leading provider of clinical services and solutions in a variety of therapeutic areas with engagement models for biopharmaceutical and medical device industries. Chiltern’s team of more than 4,300, located across 47 countries, provides comprehensive Clinical Development, Medical & Scientific Affairs, Data & Analysis, Pharmacovigilance and Strategic Regulatory services using a collaborative approach for more efficient clinical trials. Visit to learn more about how Chiltern is Designed Around You®.

For more information or an informal discussion, please contact Hannah King, Senior Internal Recruiter on : + 44 (0)1753 216639, or email your CV to -

Please note candidates who do notmeet the stated criteria may not receive a response. 

We are unable to accept agency applications.

Keywords: line manager, Director, Statistics, Biostatistics, Principal, SAS, UK, South East, Slough,Maidenhead, London CRO, Pharmaceutical. Clinical Trials, Clinical Research



Competitive package

Position Type

Full Time


Email Hannah King -
+44 (0) 1753 216639

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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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