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Covance Senior Statistical Programmer - FSP in York, United Kingdom

Job Overview

  • Senior Statistical Programmersrequired to work for Covance as a Lead on studies in Phases II-IV

  • You will be employed by Covance and work within our FSPx department 100% dedicated to one Sponsor

  • You will be working on studies in eitherCardiovascular and Metabolic disease, Oncology or Respiratory Inflammation and Autoimmunity

  • Home based anywhere in EMEA

  • You must have previous established experience of working as a Statistical Programmerwith any of the previously mentioned therapeutic areas in either a biotech, CRO or pharma company

  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

Discover new opportunities to grow your career as a Covance FSP Senior Statistical Programmer. Covance FSP are looking to hire experienced Statistical Programmers with experience in either;Cardiovascular and Metabolic disease, Oncology, or Respiratory Inflammation and Autoimmunity gained in Phases III-IV in order to Lead studies.

Our partner has an incredibly exciting and strong pipeline in these therapeutic areas with over 60 ongoing studies in Phases III and IV. You will be part of a team dedicated to one of these therapy areas working in Phases III and IV. The position offers a strong support network, flexible working solutions and the opportunity to progress your career. If you are looking to strengthen your Lead expertise within any of these therapeutic areas whilst gaining exposure to a Bio-Pharmaceutical working environment this is a fantastic opportunity.

You willwork directly on the Sponsor’s systems working alongside the Sponsors employees and the Sponsors other vendor staff. This is an incredibly exciting time to be joining Covance as we continue to grow and expand. This is a full-time home-based role anywhere within EMEA and youmust be willing to perform all work in the Central European Time (CET).

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. Further information can be found at:

Job Primary Functions

  • Perform data manipulation techniques and advanced techniques (arrays, transpositions, complex merges, SQL, etc.) and generic macro use and development to enable listing, table and graph generation

  • Analyze information and develop innovative solutions to programming and data analysis challenges

  • Efficiently produce quality results under time constraints

  • Successfully coordinate multiple priorities

  • Complete assigned tasks within known budget constraints

  • Serve as the statistical programming lead on project teams and coordinate programming, verification, and documentation of statistical programs for use in creating analysis datasets, tables, listings, and figures

  • Assist project team in identifying project priorities and communicating such activities and associated timelines to departmental management

  • Work independently to carry out assignments with occasional support from senior management

  • Ensure the efficiency, quality, and integrity of data reporting and project activities executed

  • Represent the department in client meetings/presentation and maintain a positive working relationship with sponsors, collaborating associate and vendor personnel

Education / Qualifications

  • Undergraduate degree or higher in Biostatistics, Computer Science, or related field

Experience

  • Previous experience leading studies as a Statistical Programmer in a pharmaceutical or CRO setting required

  • Knowledge of one or more statistical software packages (SAS® preferred) used to conduct statistical analyses

  • Good verbal and written communication

  • You must have experience in either cardiovascular and metabolic disease, oncology or respiratory inflammation and autoimmunity

  • Candidates must be fluent in English language (both verbal and written)

PLEASE NOTE CANDIDATES WHO DO NOT FULFIL THE CRITERIA MAY NOT RECEIVE A RESPONSE

NO AGENCIES PLEASE

MORE INFORMATION AVAILABLE ON REQUEST

For a confidential discussion about this opportunity, please phone Peter Lewis on+44 (0) 1628 543 457. To apply, please click on the APPLY button.

About Covance:

As the drug development business of LabCorp and the world’s most comprehensive drug development service company, we have helped pharmaceutical and biotech companies develop 100% of the top 50 prescription drugs in the marketplace today. Because of our broad experience and specialized expertise, we’re in a unique position to supply insights that go above and beyond testing. Together with our clients, we create solutions that transform potential into reality. For more information on Covance please visit:.

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Job Number 2019-26941

Job Category Biostatistics/Programming

Position Type Full-Time

Covance is committed to diversity in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer (Minority/Female/Individual with Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity). Your confidentiality and privacy are important to us.

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