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Senior Statistician - Europe - Office or Home Based

Worldwide Clinical Trials
Nottingham, United Kingdom
Start date
16 May 2024
Closing date
14 Jun 2024

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Who we are

Worldwide Clinical Trials (Worldwide), a leading global contract research organization (CRO), works in partnership with biotechnology and pharmaceutical companies to create customized solutions that advance new medications - from discovery to reality. Anchored in our company’s scientific heritage, our dedicated therapeutic focus on cardiovascular, metabolic, neuroscience, oncology, and rare diseases, is applied to develop flexible plans and solve problems quickly for our customers.

Our talented team of 3,000+ professionals spans 60+ countries. We are united in cause with our customers to improve the lives of patients through new and innovative therapies.

Why Worldwide

We believe everyone plays an important role in making a world of difference for patients and their caregivers. From our hands-on, accessible leaders, to our cohesive and supportive teams, we are committed to enabling professionals from all backgrounds and experiences to succeed. We prioritize cultivating a diverse and inclusive environment that continues to promote collaboration and creativity. We are proud to be a workplace where people thrive by being themselves and are inspired to do their best work every day. Join us!

What Biostatistics does at Worldwide

The Worldwide Biostatistics team is an experienced and diverse group of Biostatisticians who collaborate together as one team. The Principal Statistician will perform the lead statistician role, lead the development of statistical design and analysis policies and provide expert consultancy across the stats function. As a Lead Statistician, you will work directly with the sponsor, study team, programmers, and others. We work with a lot of smaller biotech companies, whom often do not have an internal statistician, resulting in our Statistician(s) often having the opportunity to provide insight and robust statistical input to the design of protocols and statistical analysis, as well as interact and build relationships with external groups (e.g. DMCs, regulatory agencies, etc....).

What you will do
  • Manage the statistics support to one or more projects/sponsor programs of work, ensuring that needs are fully met by expert and timely statistical consultancy and support.
  • Provides expert review of study designs, analysis plans and reports.
  • Assist sponsors in the design of clinical trials, including statistical sections of the study protocol, randomization methodology and writing statistical analysis plans.
  • Liaise with internal departments, sponsors and other third parties regarding statistical issues and reporting requirements.

What you will bring to the role
  • Must be computer literate and numerate with a proven ability to adapt to various computer systems
  • Hands-on expert level project statistician experienced in providing statistical leadership to projects within clinical research
  • Expert in a broad range of statistical applications across all phases (I to IV) of Clinical Research with a thorough knowledge of regulatory standards, SAS and other software applications.
  • Well developed consultancy and facilitation skills are required together with key competencies in customer focus, delivering on commitments, building strong relationships, communicating and influencing, embracing innovation and change, building capability and participative leadership

Your experience
  • Experienced professional statistician with a minimum of an MSc in Statistics
  • Experienced in guiding/mentoring other statisticians

To view our other roles, check out our careers page at! For more information on Worldwide, visit or connect with us on LinkedIn .


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Brief Company Description; 

We’re a global, midsize CRO that pushes boundaries, innovates and invents because the path to a cure for the world’s most persistent diseases is not paved by those who play it safe. It is built by those who take pioneering, creative approaches and implement them with quality and excellence.

We are Worldwide Clinical Trials, and we are a global team of over 3,000 experts, bright thinkers, dreamers and doers and, together, we are changing the way the world experiences CROs – in the best possible way.

Our mission is to work with passion and purpose every day to improve lives and we are looking for others who value this same pursuit.


Company info
Worldwide Clinical Trials
+44 115 956 7711
1st Floor Waterfront House
Beeston Business Park

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