Job Overview :
Director Biostatistics, SARC required to work within Covance by Labcorp’s Statistical Analysis Research Centre
You will consult in the design of complex and innovative studies and clinical trial programs as well as Leading the DMC / DSMB processes
Previous experience of supporting data monitoring committees essential
This is a permanent full-time role, either office based, or home based anywhere in Europe
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Job Primary Functions
Represents the department in capabilities presentations in order to win all client relationships.
Participates in proposal development for mid-size programs and / or new drug applications (NDAs) and in bid defense
Oversee in the design and consultation and regulatory considerations on complex studies, and multi-protocol programs. Providing statistical oversight and attending relevant project meetings
Oversee all DMC processes; Serve as DMC Support Statistician, developing DMC Charters and attending DMC Meetings
Provide statistical guidance in the development of Clinical Development Plans as well as complex Statistical Analysis Plans;
perform senior review of statistical analysis plans developed by other statisticians
Interact and contribute statistical support to Senior Leadership and company and department working groups
Present and / or chair / organize sessions at external conferences / groups and internal meetings; increase Covance visibility in scientific community (internal and external)
Monitors projects quality, timelines and budgets to foresee and correct issues and assure project expectations are met
Ensures that resources are utilized efficiently and utilization targets are met
Carry out line management responsibilities for assigned staff, including Performance Management and Development activities, disciplinary procedures and administrative activities
Responsible for staff career growth and development.
Provides statistical and technical support and mentoring to team members.
Develop and maintain close working relationships with the management of other disciplines, particularly those that interact with the department
Participates in internal and client audits, and regulatory inspections.
Represents the department on company process improvement initiatives.
Establish, maintain, and strengthen a professional working relationship with clients, potential clients, regulatory agencies, collaborating staff, vendor, and subcontract personnel.
Including serving on client operational committees
Organize team meetings to keep employees informed of new developments and to strengthen team spirit
Education / Qualifications :
Master’s degree, equivalent, or higher in Biostatistics or related field
Strong managerial and interpersonal skills
Excellent problem solving skills, and a willingness to take ownership of decision-making
Excellent oral and written communication and presentation skills; able to communicate appropriately throughout Covance by Labcorp and with its clients
In-depth knowledge of clinical trial processes and biostatistics, and knowledge of statistical programming, data management, clinical operations, quality management, and systems applications to support operations
Ability to perform sample size determination using appropriate statistical software such as NCSS PASS, Cytel EAST, StatSols nQuery, or SAS
Exhibits knowledge of advanced biostatistical methodology
Experience of adaptive clinical trial designs
Demonstrates strong knowledge of clinical research guidance, including Food and Drug Administration (FDA), international regulatory agencies, international conference on harmonization (ICH), and good clinical practice (GCP)
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