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Principal Statistical Programmer

Company: Compass Associates Ltd
Location: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Reference: HQ00021983
Closing Date: 14 Dec 18
Type: Full Time
Salary (£): 40,000 - 60,000
Benefits: Bonus, Health, Pension, and competitve package

Job Summary:

Fantastic opportunity to use your passion for science, and commitment to quality, to play a leading role in the successful execution of multiple complex studies leading multidisciplinary global teams.


Principal Statistical Programmer,    

Cambridge & Home based  

£55 - 65,000 + bonus, health, pension, relocation  

The Life Sciences division at Compass Associates have partnered with a global innovator, and Clinical Research Organisation or CRO, supporting the pharmaceutical sector.  With offices around the UK and Europe, our client is offering a novel approach to promoting the best possible work life balance, by offering either office based employment, or entirely remote, home based employment, across much of Europe, depending on your experience and personal circumstances.  If you are looking for a role that will provide variety, and opportunity to develop your experience, and broaden your skills, this could be a great opportunity to play a pivotal role in an internationally renowned business.    

In this fulfilling role, you will play a true leadership role within the Statistical Programming group, contributing to a wide range of business critical activities such as developing and recruiting new talent into the business, mentoring and supporting others in the team, to bring out the best in every Programmer.  Your influence and leadership skills will ensure that the group comprises of motivated and professionally challenged talent, who are focused on efficient and the highest quality of programming and validation of deliverables.     

Working on behalf of some of the largest, and diverse pharmaceutical, medical device, biotechnology, and consultancies, supporting clinical trials, you will play a central role in ensuring successful delivery of project deliverables, increasing the reputation of the company and further enhancing the on going relationship with clients, and the acquisition of additional new business wins.

Required Experience and Qualifications;    

To be considered for this role our client is looking for talented candidates to be able to demonstrate the following;    

  • Significant experience working with SAS and programming with clinical data, or a related, relevant field.
  • Successful track record leading and inspiring teams, mentoring personnel, and coordinating the workload of project teams.
  • Proven ability to lead relevant Statistical programming elements of multiple clinical projects concurrently.
  • Educated to degree level in an appropriate and relevant topic
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken, in English.

In return, our client is offering a package you would expect form a global leader in the CRO world, as well as a competitive basic salary.  If you are considering a new challenge, but are unsure whether this could be the right role for you, right now, get in touch for a confidential discussion.  

Apply today, or contact us for more information.  Contact David Jolley on 02393 877 358 or email

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