Senior Director, Head of Biostatistics

Location Boston
Discipline: Biometrics
Job type: Permanent
Job ref: 29567
Published: 3 months ago
Expiry date: 05 Jan 2024 11:59

A globally aligned Senior Director, Biostatistics opening with a reputable growing Biopharma.

The Senior Director will lead a Biostatistics team that’s global in scope and will ensure that projects are successfully delivered by leading biometrics support and regulatory strategy. Working on the business’ most complex, technical and/or critical projects, the Biostatistician will contribute to portfolio, as well as corporate-level, strategy.

Required due to continued organic growth, the Senior Director will assume leadership of a team of 10+ reports, with plenty of scope for growth, and will have programme-level accountability for the trials they will lead. The Senior Director will be fully accountable for regulatory interactions, supporting their trials through to successful submissions.


The organization is globally recognized for its training and development opportunities. For example, they support conference attendance, encourage methodological working groups and cross departmental mentorship programs. Their compensation package is extensive, offer a robust relocation package as well as long-term benefits.


  • MSc or PhD (preferred) in related area
  • Demonstrable experience leading independently.
  • In-depth technical and regulatory exposure is key to success in this role.
  • Broad knowledge of statistical methodologies
  • Exceptional communication skills, both written and oral, and an ability to communicate complex statistical issues to a range of audiences (statistical and not)