Real World Evidence Specialist, United Kingdom - L

United Kingdom
30 Apr 2021
30 May 2021
Clinical Research
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)
TalentSource Life Sciences, the division of CROMSOURCE dedicated to flexible staffing solutions, is currently searching for a Real-World Evidence Specialist in the UK, to work with one of our partner Biopharmaceutical companies who specialise in Immunology and Neurology studies. This is a full time, permanent position.

As a client-facing role, we are looking for confident candidates with strong site management skills and the ability to work independently whilst establishing a high-trust environment with the client counter-parts.

  • Design and execute global real-world evidence projects to inform strategic internal decision-making, thereby empowering differentiating R&D activities, and support external decision making by key stakeholder groups (such as patients, regulators, policy makers, payers, and prescribers).
  • Contribute to the wider epidemiological and medical understanding of specific diseases.
  • Provide input to Global Real World Evidence Strategy and Tactical Plan for the respective patient population.
  • Lead Real World Evidence study design, planning and execution, including protocol development and analysis specification following best methodological standards.
  • Collaborate with Real World Evidence contractors and external vendors on Real World Evidence projects, and providing Real World Evidence Analysts with clarifications concerning protocol implementation.
  • Drive interpretation of analysis and communicate analysis interpretation internally and externally.
  • Provide strategic input to internal stakeholders based on Real World Evidence activities and robust epidemiological and medical understanding of the patient population in focus.
  • Represent Real World Evidence with functional teams (e.g., Medical Team, Patient Safety, Regulatory, Market Access, Commercial/Marketing, Core Launch Teams, etc.).
  • Support Real World Evidence Strategy Lead to ensure alignment of Real World Evidence tactics with the Strategic Publication Plan.
  • Drive innovative study designs, including new data sources and advanced analytics (incl. digital pharmacoepidemiology).

Education, Qualifications & Experience:
  • Master's Degree (ideally a PhD) in Epidemiology, Outcomes Research or other relevant scientific discipline, and have a track record of publications in high-quality peer-reviewed journals.
  • Experience in successfully delivering global and/or local Real World Evidence projects from conceptualisation to publication within the pharmaceutical industry (or with a recognised expert consultancy or academic centre of excellence), using primary as well as secondary data, such as large healthcare databases.
  • Hands-on experience in working across internal stakeholder functions (e.g., medical affairs, market access, clinical development, etc.) to develop the optimal Real World Evidence strategy and tactical plan to support an asset within a specific disease area or focus.

Skills & Knowledge
  • Strong methodological quantitative knowledge, strategic, innovative thinking, and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of industry trends and best practices, specifically related to epidemiology/outcomes research.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of applicable regulations in pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacovigilance and clinical development.
  • Expertise in the EU5 and/or US healthcare environment.
  • Proven ability to write and edit scientific communications (abstracts, poster presentations, podium presentations, manuscripts, etc.).
  • Able to deliver impactful presentations to senior management or industry audiences with a relaxed and proficient presentation style.
  • Passion for developing and maintaining strong collaborative relationships with key partners and stakeholders based on in-depth understanding of stakeholder needs and strategic focus.
  • Ability to proactively use relationships with internal and external stakeholder groups to provide strategic input through synthesized thinking, building advocacy and empowering implementation of the solutions in support of creating patient value.

Who will you be working for?


CROMSOURCE is a family owned international, full-service Contract Research Organisation who, since 1994, has been supporting our clients with outstanding clinical research and staffing solutions services. The successful growth of CROMSOURCE has been achieved by putting high quality and client focus at the heart of everything we do.

Our Company Ethos

Our employees are the most valuable company asset. We value our resources and ensure they work in a friendly, family environment so they are able to develop their skills and talents. Human Resources is the fulcrum around which all CROMSOURCE activities are built and close management and training is the core instrument to develop and maintain highly-qualified personnel. The continuous training keeps the resources qualified in terms of competence and expertise and gives to all personnel the clear tools needed to manage both internal and client processes with the same methodology. The success of these core values are evidenced by our below industry average turnover rates.

About TalentSource Life Sciences

TalentSource is the division of CROMSOURCE dedicated to flexible staffing solutions. Through us, you will have the opportunity to be integrated into a sponsor-led team, whilst having the continuous support from your Line Manager, who will work closely with you to mentor and support your professional development and growth. For our client-facing positions, you must be confident, be able to drive the role and work autonomously.

The Application Process

Once you have submitted your CV, you will receive an acknowledgement that we received it. If you have the requirements we need, you will be invited for phone interview as the first step. Unfortunately, due to the number of applications we receive, we cannot reply to everyone individually if you are not successful.

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CROMSOURCE is an equal opportunities employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment in relation to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, veteran or military status or any other legally protected status. CROMSOURCE is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Keywords: Real World Evidence, RWE, Epidemiology, Health Outcomes, Outcomes Research, Temporary, Contract Research Organisation, Freelance, Contractor, Temporary, Pharma
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