Job Overview :
Biostatistician II required to work for Covance supporting the Lead Biostatistician on studies in Phases I to IV
You will be employed by Covance and work within our FSPx department 100% dedicated to one Sponsor
The Sponsor is a top 20 pharmaceutical company
Office based or home based anywhere in Central and Eastern Europe
Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)
Discover new opportunities to grow your career as a Covance FSP Biostatistician II. The position offers a strong support network, flexible working solutions and the opportunity to raise your profile in the industry.
This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining Covance as we continue to grow and expand.
What is FSP?
At Covance, you can redefine what is possible and discover your extraordinary potential within our Functional Service Provider team (FSP).
As a Covance employee dedicated to an FSP project you will bring your specialized discipline to a core team working directly with one sponsor.
Whether your specialization is in clinical monitoring, clinical project management, data management, biometrics or pharmacovigilance Covance has an FSP opportunity to match your area of expertise.
Each FSP offers a unique opportunity to be a part of the drug development cycle and see a product through to launch. We have multiple partnerships giving you the variety and the flexibility to stay with sponsors, try a new external secondment or work in house on Covance studies.
With the support of exceptional people and an energized purpose, you’ll be empowered to own your career journey with dedicated mentoring, training and personalized development planning.
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Job Primary Functions
Perform Lead Biostatistician role on simple studies, providing statistical oversight and attending relevant project meetings
Maintain awareness of project budgets and tasks, and effectively communicate the status of such tasks to line management and the project manager, as appropriate
Preparations of SAP (including mock TFL shells) for simple and medium complexity studies under the supervision of senior statistical staff
Perform statistical analysis for medium complexity studies
Conduct overall statistical review of TFLs for medium complexity studies prior to client delivery
Review CRF and other study specific specifications and plans
May perform sample size calculation for Clinical Pharmacology studies under the supervision of senior statistical staff
Provide statistical input and review of the CSR for simple studies
Generation and review of randomization schedules from provided specifications under the supervision of senior statistical staff
A comprehensive full job description is available.
Education / Qualifications :
Master’s degree, equivalent, or higher in Biostatistics or related field
Previous experience of working as a Biostatistician within clinical trials
Ability to program in one or more statistical software packages (SAS® preferred) used to conduct statistical analyses
Ability to effectively communicate statistical concepts
You must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written