Covance

Statistical Programming Manager

Company
Covance
Location
Bucharest, Romania
Salary
Competitive
Posted
24 Feb 2021
Closes
26 Feb 2021
Ref
10024_58339-bucharest
Hours
Full Time
Contract Type
Permanent
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
  • Manager, Statistical Programming r equired to work for Covance
  • You will be employed by Covance working in our Clinical Development Services division working across multiple Sponsors in a dedicated team that works purely on Phase I and IIa patient oncology studies
  • Home based anywhere in Europe or South Africa
  • You must have supervisory skills gained from lead program oversight of large-scale statistical programming projects within clinical trials
  • Oncology experience desirable but not essential
  • Opportunities to develop and progress

Join our growing team and discover your extraordinary potential by working as a Covance Manager, Statistical Programming. You will work our Global Clinical Development Statistical Programming department. Within this department there is a team that works solely on Phase I and IIa oncology studies across multiple Sponsors. The position offers a strong support network, flexible working solutions and the opportunity to progress your career. If you are looking to strengthen your supervisory / line management expertise within a varied and dynamic environment, then this is a fantastic opportunity. This is a permanent, full-time office or home-based role anywhere within Europe or South Africa.

Job Primary Functions
  • Management and development of direct reports.
  • Manage, develop, and support the development of new or improved processes within the department and globally.
  • Assist in the development and presentation of relevant training courses for Statistical Programmers and other Operational Staff.
  • Oversee resourcing, ensuring timely completion of Statistical Programming deliverables.
  • Ensure that the quality of all services provided by the department meets or exceeds customer requirements.
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of Statistical Programming business strategy.
  • Deputise for the Director, Statistical Programming, if so requested.


Education/Qualifications:
  • BSc, preferably in computing, life science, mathematical or statistical subject
Experience:
  • Supervisory skills gained from lead program oversight of large scale projects utilising project management skills and team leadership as demonstrated by the ability to organise and motivate project teams.
  • Complete knowledge and understanding of the processes and procedures used within a Statistical Programming environment and the ability to communicate to programmers and nonprogrammers alike.
  • Broad knowledge of all CDISC requirements related to SDTM and ADaM, including define.xml, Reviewer's Guide and submission standards
  • Full understanding of the job roles in programming, to be able to identify training and development needs, opportunities for optimising staff utilisation and employing the most efficient practices.
  • Excellent problem solving skills, a proactive approach, anticipating issues and working to ensure they are avoided or resolved as quickly as possible.
  • Excellent organisational skills and the ability to delegate and prioritise work.
  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

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MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on +44 (0) 1628 543 457 . To apply, please click on the APPLY button.

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