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Principal Biostatistician

Company: Chiltern
Location: Office based or home based anywhere in Europe
Reference: 900719a
Closing Date: 24 Oct 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): On Application
Benefits: Excellent and competitive benefits

Job Summary:

Covance is seeking an experienced Principal Biostatistician to work within our FSPx department which is a unique and well established business unit that provides biostatistics, data management and statistical programming solutions to some of the largest pharmaceutical companies globally. As part of these diverse partnering models we can offer all the benefits of working for a dedicated CRO whilst gaining exposure to the pharmaceutical sector.

Requirements:

Job Background

  • Principal Biostatistician required to work for Covance
  • You will be employed by Covance and work within our FSPx department 100% dedicated to one Sponsor
  • Office based in any of our European offices or home based anywhere in Europe
  • You must have previous experience of working as a Biostatistician in either a biotech, CRO or pharma company
  • The ideal biostatistician will have worked on oncology studies and have worked in Phases I or II

Covance is seeking an experienced Principal Biostatistician to work within our FSPx department which is a unique and well established business unit that provides biostatistics, data management and statistical programming solutions to some of the largest pharmaceutical companies globally.  As part of these diverse partnering models we can offer all the benefits of working for a dedicated CRO whilst gaining exposure to the pharmaceutical sector.  This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining Covance as we continue to grow and expand.  This is a full-time office or home based role anywhere in Europe.

 

Job Primary Functions

  • Efficiently and effectively coordinate statistical activities for multiple projects simultaneously
  • Serve as primary statistical representative for biometrics standalone projects or otherwise complex studies
  • Participate in bids & proposal as well as marketing activities
  • Effectively manage broad based projects such as NDA submissions or complex, multi-protocol programs, potentially coordinating activities across multiple locations
  • Develop and execute study designs and regulatory strategy as related to drug development
  • Maintain awareness of project budgets and tasks, and effectively communicate the status of such tasks to line management and the project manager, as appropriate
  • Provide guidance and work direction to less junior employees. Actively monitor project budgets and help staff identify resource or scope of work changes.
  • Interact with project team and line manager to identify project priorities and communicate such activities and associated timelines to departmental management

 

A comprehensive full job description is available.

 

Job Qualifications

  • Master’s degree, equivalent, or higher in Biostatistics or related field
  • Minimum 10 + years of experience, or an equivalent combination of education or experience to successfully perform the key responsibilities of the job
  • Experience with SAS statistical software
  • Experience with regulatory submissions and support preferred
  • Previous experience in a senior-level Biostatistician role
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality of data and information during interactions with staff at all levels
  • Extensive experience in leading statistical activities in clinical research
  • Previous experience within a pharmaceutical research or CRO organization
  • Ability to program in one or more statistical software packages used to conduct statistical analyses
  • Proven ability to effectively communicate statistical concepts
  • The ideal candidate will have experience in oncology and Phases I or II
  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on +44 (0) 1753 216 727.  To apply, please send your CV to peter.lewis@covance.com - peter.lewis@covance.com

 

About Covance:

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

 

Thinking of accelerating your Biostatistical career in clinical trials?  Then think long-term and the outstanding 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 Senior 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 sector.  For more information on Covance please visit: www.covance.com. 

 

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Chiltern is an EEO / AA Employer and is committed to providing opportunities to minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and veterans.

Salary

on application

Position Type

Permanent
Full Time

Contact

Email Peter Lewis - Peter.Lewis@chiltern.com
+44 (0) 1753 216 727

Apply for this job: Principal Biostatistician

Contact Information:

Address:  London, UK
171 Bath Road Slough Berkshire
SL1 4AA, UK
England
Tel:  +44 (0) 1753 512000
Fax:  +44 (0) 1753 511116
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