Contract Principal Statistician

Hourly rate dependent on location & experience
07 Jun 2021
07 Jul 2021
Full Time
Contract Type
Experience Level
Experienced (non-manager)

Geoff King at RBW Consulting is working with the worlds largest biometric specialist Clinical Research Organisation (CRO) in the recruitment of multiple Senior or Principal Biostatisticians to join their Flexible Service Provider team as they continue to support a number of the worlds largest pharmaceutical and cutting edge biotechnology companies.

As a Senior or Principal Biostatistician you will have the opportunity to work with a high profile sponsor across a range of studies on multiple therapeutic areas in phase I-IV clinical trials. Fully home based in UK, Ireland, Spain, Germany, France and Switzerland.

For over 30 years this specialist CRO has focused on delivering high quality biostatistics and programming support to life science companies across the globe and now boast offices in the UK, Europe, America and India as a world leader in their field.

Main duties & responsibilities:

  • Development of study protocols, including participation in study design discussions and sample size calculations
  • Reviewing CRFs and data review guidelines; developing statistical analysis plans (SAPs), including analysis dataset and TLG specifications
  • Performing statistical analyses and interpreting statistical results
  • Preparing clinical study reports, including integrated summaries for submissions (ISS/ISE), other documents for Health Authorities, Publication or exploratory purpose
  • Leading study activities when called upon
  • Perform QC and oversight of other third parties' contributions as appropriate

Key requirements:

  • BSc in Statistics/Biostatistics (or equivalent).
  • At least 6 years of relevant industry experience.
  • Understanding of clinical drug development process, relevant disease areas, endpoints and different study designs.
  • Awareness of industry and project standards & ICH guidelines.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

A comprehensive job description is available upon request.

To find out more about this fantastic opportunity or to discuss other open positions which may be of interest please contact Geoff King on +44 (0) 1293 584 300 and send your CV through to or use the apply button on this page.