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Director of Biostatistics

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Location: King Of Prussia
  • Salary: $190000 - $240000 per annum, Benefits: complete benefits package + bonus
  • Job reference: MS61241618
  • Sector: Biostatistics, EPM Scientific
  • Date posted: 16/04/2018
Director of Biostatistics 
Salary: $190,000-$240,000
Location: King of Prussia, PA

Position Overview: 
Are you looking for a career move that will allow you to make a lasting impact on clinical development and improve the lives of patients. Is your passion identifying and developing innovative treatments? A global biopharmaceutical company is looking to add a Director, Biostatistics to act as a lead on clinical development projects. This position will work collaboratively with clinicians, data managers, biostatisticians, and statistical programmers in the planning, conduct, and analysis of multiple phase clinical studies. 

The Director of Biostatistics will be responsible for: 
  • Manage biostatisticians within assigned therapeutic area.
  • Provide guidelines and standards to CROs to ensure the quality of deliverables
  • Work with the department head, peer management, and employees to develop, implement, and maintain department standards and practices
  • Help design data capture methods and select appropriate study endpoints for clinical programs
  • Attend meetings with regulatory agencies and support/defend clinical programs
  • Collaborate with researchers and thought leaders in the planning of clinical development programs and the publication of study data
The Director of Biostatistics should have: 
  • Ph.D. in Statistics or Biostatistics
  • 10+ years of experience with at least 3 year of supervisory experience is preferred
  • Strong Knowledge of drug development regulations pertinent to the statistical analysis
  • Experience in contributing to NDAs/BLAs submission and defense is required
  • Strong Understanding of SAS programming skills, solid understanding of CDISC models and standards