Statistician - Permanent

Recruiter
NST Recruitment Limited
Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
40000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + Benefits
Posted
19 Jun 2017
Closes
23 Jun 2017
Category
IT, Internet
Function
IT
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Statistician - Permanent

Location: Cambridgeshire

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: Permanent

Rate: GBP40,000 - GBP45,000 + Benefits

NST are currently recruiting for a Statistician to provide a general statistical consulting service for a large Pharmaceuticals company in Cambridgeshire. The role will involve performing statistical analysis and related tasks, as well as supporting other staff, where appropriate, in order to deliver to requirements set internally or by customers.

This job contributes to organizational success by:

  • Complying with UK and international GLP, GMP and GCP regulations as applicable
  • Carrying out all types of statistical analysis using appropriate statistical methods and software, with minimal supervision, to the appropriate regulations (GxP). This may involve performing the statistical analysis for any study or data generated by the Company or acting as a consultant for customers
  • Performing research into statistical methodology, keeping up to date with industry trends and ensuring consistency in the application of statistics at all Company sites
  • Determining project priorities and keeping Head of Department informed on progress and any arising problems
  • Assisting with the validation and testing of statistical software and applications, working closely with the developer of the application and providing them with statistical support as required
  • Aiding in the preparation of documentation such as SOPs or statistical specifications
  • Communicating statistical results in an effective way by means of Expert reports or other methods
  • Assisting with the training of Company staff both within and outside the Department
  • Ensuring customer queries and comments regarding statistical methods are answered clearly and effectively
  • Identifying opportunities for continuous improvements and maximising productivity
  • Assisting the Head of Department during regulatory or customer inspections/meetings
  • Building relationships with key internal departments/staff to ensure their statistical needs are addressed
  • Performing any function within the competence and experience of a Senior Statistician that may be required by the Company
  • Representing the Company at internal or external conferences/meetings

Job Requirements:

  • M.Sc. in Statistics or related subject or relevant industry experience of applying a large variety of statistical methods
  • Competent in Microsoft Office
  • Previous industry experience of performing data/statistical analysis.
  • In-depth knowledge and experience applying a wide range of statistical methods
  • Proven ability to work within a team
  • A thorough understanding and experience of using SAS
  • Knowledge of other statistical packages is advantageous
  • Understanding of the System Development Life Cycle process

If you are interested in this position, or can recommend anyone else, please contact Artche Harrowell at NST Recruitment.