Senior/Principal Biostatistician

Location Europe
Discipline: Biometrics
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Joe Pearce

Contact email:
Contact phone: +44 (0) 1293 584 300
Job ref: EU Biostats
Published: 13 days ago
Expiry date: 01 Aug 2024 23:59

  • Job Title: Senior/Principal Biostatistician

  • Location: Remote in following countries - United Kingdom, Italy, Spain, Ireland, Portugal, Poland, Hungary, and Romania

  • Company: Global CRO

  • Salary: Dependent on location (Discussed on application)

RBW Consulting are delighted to announce an exciting permanent opportunity as a Principal Biostatisticianon behalf of one of our close clients. This company is a global European, full-service Contract Research Organization. To ensure their staff are happy they have created a friendly and flexible environment where all staff are able to develop their skillset and talents. Through continuous training and access to resources, employees here consistently improve their knowledge and professional development.

As a a Principal Biostatistician, you will leverage your knowledge and experience in applying advanced statistical methods and SAS skills to lead or help drive one or more Phase I-IV trials, with a focus on Oncology and other therapeutic indications covered by the organization.


  • Participating in the 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;

  • Interpreting statistical results;

  • Preparing clinical study reports, including integrated summaries for submissions (ISS/ISE);

  • Leading study activities when called upon;

  • Utilizing your strong communication skills to present and explain methodology and consequences of decisions in lay terms;

  • Serving as a team player, with a willingness to go the extra distance to get results, meet deadlines, etc.;

  • Being adaptable and flexible when priorities change


  • Master’s degree in statistics or a related discipline. PhD strongly desired.

  • Prior experience as a Biostatistician in a CRO or Pharmaceutical company required

To apply:

If you would like to discuss this vacancy further or to discuss your career options in confidence, please telephone on +44 (0) 1293 584 300

Please click ‘apply’ or contact Joe Pearce for any further information

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