Associate Director, Biostatistics
Home-Based / Hybrid : EMEA & UK
Join us on our exciting journey!
working together with key groups such as, Global Regulatory Affairs, Safety, Project and Data Management, and Medical Writing, to drive efficiency and accountability.
We have one of the largest Biostatistics departments within the industry of around 1,100+ staff, to which we engage the full range of industry-leading resources and expertise spanning all study phases and therapeutic areas.
Due to continued growth, we are seeking new brave minds to join our award winning and innovative department. You will have the opportunity to work globally and across a variety of therapeutic areas.
IQVIA Biostatistics helps interpret and draw inferences from data collected on patients as they progress through a clinical trial and serves as the bridge between data capture and reporting.
Job Overview :
As an Associate Director, Biostatistics, with regional / site presence, you will manage a team of Biostatistics staff and fulfil the role of site head or functional head within a site.
You will provide direction and guidance in carrying out project assignments, interfacing with clients and other internal departments, and applying advanced statistical methods to project work.
Coupled with, serving as a resource for the department, ensuring scientific integrity in the application of statistical methodology to clinical trials and assist the Director in strategic planning and resource allocation for the department.
You will also participate as oversight across studies and / or customers including guidance on documentation and output development / review and assist the Director in proposal development, project allocation, budget projections, and client presentation, as needed.
BSc or MSc degree in Biostatistics or related field and 10+ years’ relevant experience within the life-science industry, along with at least 2 years’ experience in managing staff
Familiarity with complex statistical methods that apply to Phase I-IV clinical trials
In-depth knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements, i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines
Familiarity with moderately complex statistical methods that apply to applicable clinical trials
Strong working knowledge of SAS
Working knowledge of relevant Data Standards (such as CDISC / ADaM)
From camaraderie to professional development, working at IQVIA provides unique opportunities to advance your career alongside a group of diverse and talented colleagues.
What is in it for you?
Variety of therapeutic areas
Collaborative and supportive team environment
Access to cutting-edge in-house technology
Excellent career development and progression opportunities
Embrace your curiosity and grow your career in an exciting environment where development is a priority.
Think boldly and disrupt conventional thinking.
Enjoy what you do.
Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!
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