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Job Details


Company: Covance
Reference: 2018-17439
Closing Date: 13 Mar 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): Negotiable

Job Summary:

We are currently hiring for Statisticians within our Biometrics group located in our Leeds City Centre, UK office due to expansion of the group. These are full-time permanent positions and can be office or remote based (dependent on experience).




As an integral part of everything we do, our employees make a difference in the lives of millions of people… and you will too.


If you want to accelerate your Biostatistician career, think long-term and the extraordinary possibilities we can offer you at Covance. We have helped the pharmaceutical industry develop more medicines worldwide than any other company, including the top 50 best-selling drugs on the market today and 100 % of all Oncology drugs approved in 2016.


Explore this Biostatistician job with us and check for yourself why Covance is known to promote 2.5x more employees annually than the average company in the biopharmaceutical sector.





We are currently hiring for Statisticians within our Biometrics group located in our Leeds City Centre, UK office due to expansion of the group.  These are full-time permanent positions and can be office or remote based (dependent on experience).


You will assume the role of Study Statistician for allocated studies, and among your main responsibilities you will:


  • Perform protocol review and provide statistical advice
  • Prepare and review Statistical Analysis Plans and Statistical Contributions, performing statistical analysis of clinical trial data
  • Produce data tables and graphs to the required specification for clinical, pharmacokinetic and statistics reports.
  • Preparation of randomization specifications and the generation of randomization schedules.
  • Provide statistical support to SAS Programming and related activities for the presentation and analysis of clinical trial data. 



Ideally, an MSc in Statistics, or a mathematical/statistical subject or equivalent


Demonstrable experience working as a Statistician in the clinical research industry


Understanding of the fundamental principles of programming, program development and review


Must demonstrate effective communication skills, and have proven experience of client interaction


Experience of performing peer review of others work and/or dual programming


Experience in the preparation of Statistical Analysis Plans, and review of study specific documents




As a core member of our team, you will be expected to work autonomously and deliver on project phases on time and on budget. We will help you achieve your goals by continuous professional development, and regular career progression sessions.


We offer  a comprehensive benefits package including health cover, life assurance and a contributory pension scheme


Join us and see why Covance has been named among the World´s Most Innovative Companies in Forbes´ 2017 Ranking, and more than 90% of the top 20 global pharmaceutical companies are repeat customers… we can offer you not only a job, but a stable, long-term international career.

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Contact Information:

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