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Statistical Science Director- Home Or Office-Based Opportunity!

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PPD Morrisville , NC 27560

Posted 3 months ago

An amazing and rare opportunity that will give you continued exposure to the science side of statistics and clinical trials! This is a key client management position that will work directly with scientific details on studies, as well as be the point-person for PPD with client relationships. This is a very small team of stat scientist at PPD, so when we have an opportunity available- you do not want to miss out on applying!

The Statistical Science Director performs scientific oversight over multiple complex projects. Serves as the scientific and therapeutic area thought leader for study design and statistical analysis issues. Serves as the project manager for Biostatistics contracts -both stand alone and cross divisional.

Provides scientific strategy consultation to clients for drug or device development planning. : Serves as Principal Investigator on government research grants, contracts, or cooperative agreements. Maintains expertise in state-of-the-art data manipulations and statistical analyses.

  • LI-KF1

Education and Experience:

  • Master's degree in statistics, biostatistics, or equivalent field with appropriate statistical coursework and 9 years of work experience (with at least 8 years in clinical trial experience as a statistician and 2 years of management experience supervising employees)
  • Or PH.D. in statistics, biostatistics, or equivalent field with appropriate statistical coursework and 7 years of work experience (with at least 6 years in clinical trial experience as a statistician and 1 year of management experience supervising employees)
  • Or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience that provides the individual with the required knowledge, skills, and abilities as demonstrated by consistently superior project-related performance and scientific leadership

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Demonstrated initiative and motivation

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Positive attitude and the ability to work well with others in a multi-disciplinary setting

  • Strong knowledge of SAS and clinical biostatistics

  • Demonstrated knowledge of the drug development process

  • Conversant knowledge of FDA and other Regulatory guidances and regulations

  • Demonstrated ability to manage change and uncertainty to optimize positive outcomes

  • Must be able to multi task and pay close attention to detail

  • Strong theoretical background and applied statistical knowledge

  • Ability to communicate complex statistical concepts in a multi-disciplinary setting

  • And a combination of four or more of the following:

  • Proven performance in leading complex projects

  • Evidence of strong management skills, as shown through the successful management of multiple projects and team members

  • Good organizational skills with the ability to adapt and adjust to changing priorities

  • Strong theoretical background and applied statistical knowledge

  • Proven ability to mentor senior statisticians with regard to scientific principles, statistical methodology, and/or knowledge of a specific therapeutic area

  • Ability to communicate complex statistical concepts in a multi-disciplinary setting

  • Demonstrated knowledge in one or more therapeutic areas

PPD is an affirmative action employer that values diversity as a strength and fosters an environment of mutual respect. PPD provides equal employment opportunities without regard to age, race, color, pregnancy, national origin, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status or other status within any other protected group.

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Statistical Science Director- Home Or Office-Based Opportunity!

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