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Director, Biostatistics

Posted 1 week ago
United States
Application ends: 24 February 2023
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Director, Biostatistics – United States (Remote) – $210,000 – $240,000

Global Life Science hub is partnered with a phenomenal biotech company which has seen organic growth of >40% over the last 2 years due to the commercialisation of their ground-breaking chemotherapy drug, which is 50% more effective than any chemotherapy drug on the market.

Their stock price, forecasted to grow an extra 60% by the year’s end, makes this innovative company of under 1000 employees globally an exhilarating prospect for future employees.

Due to their continuous success, they’re now searching for a Director, Biostatistics to develop and execute the statistical strategy and the design analyses for all phases of development. The appointed candidate will be responsible for leading a team of 6 Biostatisticians.


  • Provides statistical support as Biostatistics project lead for one or more compounds, including input into design and analysis of clinical trials, vendor oversight, and submission activities.  It is anticipated that this person will provide support for one or more indications for compounds under study.
  • Build the entire biometry function from ground up
  • Effectively contributes to the formulation of clinical development strategies as regards optimal development program and study design
  • Participates in the selection, direction, and supervision/management of CRO/ contract staff for performance of outsourced operational activities, including oversight of statistical programming
  • Support products including clinical study protocols, statistical analysis plans, data management plans, regulatory briefing documents, regulatory dossiers such as NDAs and MAAs, responses to regulatory questions, scientific abstracts, and manuscripts


  • Must have at least 10 years of Biostatistics experience within a Pharma/Biotech
  • MS or PhD in Biostatistics with at least 3 years’ management experience
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry, with relevant experience in the design, analysis and interpretation of clinical trials and with sufficient SAS programming
  • Proven expertise with the disciplines, practices and procedures that pertain to biostatistics, programming, and understanding of clinical data management processes
  • Managed and or supported clinical trials, preferably in the therapeutic area of oncology and in the biotech/pharmaceutical industry.


Global Life Science Hub are a niche Life Science recruitment consultancy. We place professionals across the UK/EU for a variety of biotechnology, pharmaceutical and CRO companies ranging from small start-ups to large global organisations.

If you’re interested, please apply below. If this position doesn’t interest you, please visit our website for a list of more vacancies – www.glshub.com