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Director Biostatistics

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: Beerse
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job reference: EHOE04121705
  • Sector: Biostatistics, Pharmacology, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 04/12/2017
An innovative, global leading pioneer and Pharmaceutical Company, with a strong presence across Europe, are looking for a Director of Biostatistics for their Belgium office. They are renowned for developing treatments that improve the quality of life of people globally. The proposed candidate will contribute towards the strategic statistical direction, provide expert-level guidance in relation to Pre/Early/Late Phase Development. The candidate will also manage a team of direct reports and will lead a team of expert statisticians, oversee the development of clinical tests used to produce and analyse resulting data; and will work communicate with clients globally to ensure strong working relationships across the business.

Company Overview

The company is one of the most scientifically advanced organisations in the world, a respected member of the drug development world and a global leader in research and development areas including novel targets in neurologic disorders, oncology, metabolic disorders and immunologic disorders. The company prides itself on the quality of their service, engaged culture and passionate about ensuring quality healthcare resources are accessible to the market – from patients to practitioners, from clinics to hospitals; their global reach is undeniable.

  • Drives statistical strategy/innovation directly taking part in cross-functional collaboration and decision making for programs
  • Contribute to the strategic direction/agenda and provide expert-level guidance
  • Lead a team of Direct Reports and be the focal point of contact to the board
    • Engage with key stakeholders and external distributors globally
    • Provide innovative study protocols and statistical methods
    • Monitor and manage operation of biostatistics department including clinical trial related activities
    • Oversees the delivery of analysis, interpretation, design, and reporting or communication of data evidence for research, development
    • Oversee and manage projects in scope with the study design
    • Develop budget and monitor the controlling of expenditures
    • Implement and ensure clinical development plans are adhered to
Skills and Experience Required
  • MSc or PhD in Statistics/Biostatistics/Mathematics (Or equivalent)
    • 9+ Years Relevant Industry Experience
    • Experience in Infectious Diseases Preferred
    • Evidence of Managing Full Submission Program is preferred
    • Demonstrated leadership skills and people management
    • Proficient SAS or R programming
    • Excellent Verbal and written English skills are required
  • Competitive benefits and great personal development opportunities
  • Great scope for internal career progression
  • Exceptional atmosphere within a collaborative international team
  • A modern and inventive working environment
  • Insight into cutting-edge technologies

Apply here if you are interested in this opportunity or if you would like a confidential discussion about your career opportunities please contact phone +442037588895