Senior Statistical Programmer

Location United Kingdom
Discipline: Biometrics
Job type: Permanent
Contact name: Ashley Clarke

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293 584 300
Job ref: 22636
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 19 January 2022

Senior Statistical Programmer

Ashley Clarke @ RBW consulting is currently recruiting for a Senior Statistical Programmer

to work for a Global biometric CRO who works with the worlds’ leading biotech, pharma and medical device organisations. The role is permanent and will be fully remote working.

They pride themselves on their ability to deliver life-saving medicines to the market as quickly and as safely as possible. Their company values mirror what they look for in employees; quality, respect, honesty, transparency, trust and care.


  1. Provide project and technical support, or line management support in the preparation and review of high-quality programming deliverables and documentation, as well as the processes and standards required, to both colleagues and clients.
  2. Provide high quality, timely support that conforms to current the company (or client-specific) standard operating procedures (SOPs) and processes, as well as applicable regulatory requirements and/or guidelines on behalf of the client.
  3. Ensure high levels of customer care are provided.


  1. Deliver excellent customer care in support of genuine value and a great customer experience.
  2. Comprehensive knowledge of clinical and pharmaceutical drug development and associated ICH/GCP guidelines.
  3. Good knowledge of pharmaceutical industry standards
  4. Comprehensive understanding of, and client-specific standard operating procedures (SOPs) and processes, as well as applicable regulatory requirements and/or guidelines on behalf of the client.
  5. Provide mentoring in area of technical expertise.
  6. Ability to work with different, functions, and across sites, as required.
  7. Ability to review clinical documents, e.g. protocol, CRF and SAP.
  8. Perform other reasonable programming tasks as requested by management.
  9. Follow appropriate Project Management procedures.
  10. Work to the appropriate standards of the project.
  11. Demonstrated SAS programming knowledge to an advanced level with expected results in SAS competency test.
  12. Ability to work independently as a programmer.
  13. Provide programming expertise and support within the function on programming standards, processes and procedures.
  14. Ability to represent the Company at external conferences, forums and working groups from a clinical programming perspective.
  15. Contribute to SAS training and workshops and other programming-related training sessions as applicable.


  • Qualified to degree level or equivalent, preferably in a numerate discipline.
  • Knowledge and experience on pharmaceutical industry and requirements for delivery of clinical trials.
  • Preferably have programming experience covering activities from study set-up to final reporting
  • Should have PC skills, good knowledge of statistical software packages (particularly SAS), good organisational skills, good communication skills (oral and written), excellent analytical skills, works well as part of a team, and has a continuous improvement mentality and a good attention to detail.


To find out more about this fantastic opportunity or to discuss other open positions which may be of interest please contact Ashley Clarke on +44 (0) 1273 952 363 and send your CV through using the apply button on this page.