Senior Statistician

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

Contact email:
Contact phone: 01293 584 300
Job ref: 22637
Published: about 1 month ago
Expiry date: 16 January 2022

Senior Biostatistician  

Ashley Clarke @ RBW consulting is currently recruiting for a Senior Biostatistician  

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.


Provide high quality statistical support to clients, which conforms to current company  and client-specific standard operating procedures (SOPs) and processes, and to applicable regulatory requirements.

Provide project leadership of assigned projects and ensure project budgets are monitored and maintained and that issues and risks are effectively communicated within the organisation and with partners and clients.

Act as a point of contact with clients.

Contribute to process improvement and knowledge sharing within the function.

Provide technical support in the delivery of projects across the function.


Carry out statistical tasks requiring a high level of technical training and understanding, and ensure sound technical content of deliverables.

Provide high quality statistical support to studies including coordinating the production of tables, figures and listings,  writing SAPs and selecting appropriate statistical methods, statistical sections of study protocols, estimates of sample size.

Carry out the core project management duties for a team of people working on a range of project management activity to include multiple complex projects.

Manage work load often working across multiple studies and managing competing priorities.

Complete work on time. Often work to timelines assigned external to Statistics.

Working to clients expectations and maintaining high customer care values.

Work as project lead, ensuring tasks are appropriately delegated to other statisticians. Support statisticians working on assigned projects and ensure they work according to SOPs.

Ensure that the scope of projects is understood by the project team, and coordinate project delivery on time and within budget.

Manage the scope of projects, including identification of work that is beyond scope or budget.

Provide verbal statistical explanations to clients and internal customers.

Ensure all statistical work is complete to a high standard and in accordance with SOPs.

Ensure quality control of statistical output is executed thoroughly and in accordance with SOPs.

Maintain good communication with the client, including the status of any assigned work and any issues including study design and conduct, and data quality.



            Qualified minimally to BSc level in statistics or equivalent, preferably to MSc level in

               Statistics or equivalent.


Good knowledge of SAS and experience with other statistical software.

Good written and oral communication skills.

Strong interpersonal skills and continuous improvement mentality.

Ability to communicate complex statistical issues to non-statisticians.


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.