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Pharmaceutical Biostatistician - United Kingdom (Relocation Considered)

Company: Barrington James Clinical
Location: UK
Reference: js9483922
Closing Date: 22 Jul 18
Type: Permanent
Salary (£): Competitive

Job Summary:

Pharmaceutical Biostatistician


Position: Biostatistician

Location: United Kingdom, home based flexibility (Relocation Considered) 

Company: Small Pharma!

Salary: Competitive! Message me for further details.


My team and I are currently partnered with a small growing pharmaceutical company based in the UK that have a global reach. They are currently looking to expand their Clinical Science team by bringing on-board an experienced Biostatistician who will be responsible for managing and co-ordinating all activities related to statistical planning, programming, analysis and reporting in support of R&D projects, particularly of clinical studies and programs.  This is a standalone role, in which the successful candidate will be responsible for the global Stats team. At present, a lot of our clients work is outsourced therefore this role will play a massive part in the company’s success, allowing you to have full oversight.

Following a successful client meeting with the Head of Clinical Sciences, it is apparent that this opportunity would be perfect for an individual that is looking to make a difference. Due to the company being small/mid-sized, you have the opportunity to be visible to senior management therefore your work would be noticed. Furthermore, this company have a MHRA-approved manufacturing capability therefore have huge potential to continue to expand on a global level.

Job Purpose:


To manage and co-ordinate all activities related to statistical planning, programming, analysis and reporting in support of R&D projects, particularly of clinical studies and programs.


Job Specific Responsibilities: 


  • Acts as the responsible for all statistical aspects including trial design, programming, analysis and regulatory filing strategy.
    • Collaborates in the process of protocol development by choosing an appropriate study design, including statistical methodologies, calculating necessary sample size to achieve a pre-specified power, and writing the statistical section of the protocol.
    • Lead statistician for multiple projects
    • Program and validate Analysis datasets, TLFs for Study reports
    • Authors and/or reviews Statistical Analysis Plans (SAPs) based on the protocol, including development of well-presented mock-up displays for tables, listings, and figures for clinical study reports
    • Authors/reviews sections of the clinical study report and publications if needed
  • Acts as the primary contact with CRO/Vendors for all biostatistics related activities on assigned projects
  • Participates in Data Safety Monitoring Board and/or Data Monitoring Committee activities if needed, and supports charter development.
  • Interfaces and closely cooperates with data manager(s)
  • Provides data and analytical input to study teams and supports clinical trials to run efficiently by providing accurate and consistent information
  • Provides statistical input and support for Regulatory submissions globally and participates in regulatory meetings as needed



Qualifications/Experience required:

  • MSc or PhD in Statistics or Medical Statistics degree or equivalent in statistical science, mathematical analysis or related field plus 4-6 years relevant experience
  • Comprehensive knowledge of statistical theory and methods and demonstrated ability to apply it to all phases of clinical trials.
  • Expertise in SAS programming including statistical analysis, data manipulation and scientific graphing. Other clinical software (e.g. S-plus, R, OCRDC)  are desirable
  • Demonstrated knowledge of all relevant statistical regulatory guidance and standards (e.g, FDA, ICH and EMA).
  • Experience with modelling and simulation and Baysian statistical techniques is a plus


For more information, please do reach out to me directly!

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