Associate Director of Statistics (Therapeutic Area Head)

£80000 - £95000 per annum
  1. Permanent
Slough, Berkshire
  1. Biometrics, Statistics

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Hobson Prior are working with a top Global Pharmaceutical company who are looking for a Associate Director of Statistics (Therapeutic Area Head) to join them on a permanent basis in Slough.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Represent as the 'Project & Therapeutic Lead' for all projects within one therapeutic area - leading the design, execution, data analysis, interpretation and reporting of these projects.
  • Support the development and implementation of novel statistical strategies and methods, collaborating with external vendors, Consultants, third-parties and Scientists to find opportunities for innovation within the company's R&D group.
  • Collaborate with external vendors regarding outsourced statistical activities - managing project timeframes, budgets and the quality associated with project deliverables.
  • Serve as the Statistics team's representative to regulatory meetings to aid the understanding and defense of the chosen statistical methodologies and results.
  • Provide first consultation to cross-functional teams and stakeholders where statistical consultation is needed to verify submission-related activities.


  • PhD (preferred) or MSc Degree in Statistics, Biostatistics or related.
  • Extensive experience within the Pharmaceutical or Biotech sectors.
  • Effective verbal & written communication skills in a cross functional environment.
  • Knowledge of programming within SAS or R.
  • Experience of Bayesian is desirable, but not required.
  • Excellent project management skills.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements and submission-related activities.

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