Head of Operational Excellence - statistical programming

Discipline: Biometrics
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £iro £80-100k plus potential share options
Contact name: Geoff King

Contact email: geoff.king@rbwconsulting.com
Job ref: 24994
Published: over 1 year ago
Expiry date: 26 Jul 2023 11:59

Head of Operational Excellence – (statistical programming)

iro £80-100k plus benefits and potential share options

Location – London / Hybrid

Our client, a leading biostatistics and programming provider to the Life Science Sector is looking for a Head of Operational Excellence to play a pivotal role in their company expansion

We are looking for an experienced Senior Manager to join our client’s senior management team, to help continue to build an organization focused on achieving and maintaining their unparalleled reputation for quality and service as well as a collaborative and supportive working environment.

Our client has been rated a top employer to work for and understands the importance of meeting its social sustainability and environmental performance standards.

This is an exciting opportunity for a Snr Manager with senior management experience within life science statistical programming, with a passion for effectively leading on delivery and strategy, while remaining hands on managing a small team. With a strong commercial mindset, you will be driven by delivering sustainable and meaningful growth through understanding and driving key operational business levers. You will have the ability to inspire and influence enjoying effectively building long term relationships.

Key responsibilities

  1. Project Delivery and management, driving efficiency using best of technology and automation whilst maintaining quality

  2. Developing strategy and planning with the COO to ensure our client is at the forefront of market trends. Also translating strategy into actional performance and growth goals

  3. Oversee systems, processes and people needed to support business operations.

  4. Maintaining, building, and developing key commercial opportunities and relationships

  5. Work with the senior leadership team to improve and develop company vision/culture.


Knowledge and experience of having worked in statistical programming environment within a pharmaceutical and / or biotech /CRO is a prerequisite for this role. (Statistical programming and statistical analysis)

This opportunity is offering a competitive salary package with the opportunity to play an integral part in the expansion of our client's business. We are in particular keen to speak to Associate Directors of programming with experience within a Clinical Research Organization.

For further information please contact Louise directly on +44 (0)1293 364114