Director of Statistics

Posted 12 November 2023
Job type Permanent
Discipline Data Science & AI
Contact NameLewis Besbeech

Job description

BioTalent has begun working with a reputable high-growth Oxford-based biotech who are on a mission to discover and develop novel therapeutics for the treatment and prevention of autoimmune diseases, infectious diseases and cancer.

We are excited to announce a new opportunity for a Director of Statistics! Where you will be leading, supporting and overseeing company-wide stakeholders with your statistical know-how, providing input into the design of clinical trials, championing vendor management, business representation and much more.

You will be responsible for:
  • Spearheading various aspects of statistical support throughout the business.
  • Overseeing statistical powering and making recommendations that will contribute to the design of clinical trials.
  • Identifying potential bottlenecks for clinical development programs/trials, offering your statistical expertise to said issues as needed.
  • Conducting statistical reviews on company protocols, case report forms, study reports, TLFs, investigator brochures, scientific publications and research studies.
  • Act as a primary commissioner for the development of Statistical Analysis Plans and associated protocols.
  • Contributing to randomisation and blinding procedures.
  • Evaluating relevant statistical outcomes during animal and research studies.
  • Reviewing/approving trends in manufacturing reports (e.g. stability studies)
  • Assessing qualification experiments and toxicology assessments as needed.
  • Acting as business representative during investigator meetings and global conferences/ presentations.
  • Supporting with data transfer agreements (primarily relating to immunological readouts)
  • Offering advice into specimen tracking and blinding activities.
  • QA support in terms of statistical compliance.

You will bring the following:
  • MSc or PhD in Statistics and a minimum of 15 years of commercial experience.
  • Fluency in SAS and relevant regulatory filing systems.
  • Familiarity with prophylactic vaccines and/or immune-oncology trial design and toxicology studies.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity or to recommend a professional from your network, please reach out using the contacts below. // +44 (0)2033438780

BioTalent Ltd are acting as an employment agency in relation to this opportunity.