Vacancy within Quintiles UK Ltd, Edinburgh
Biostatistician in pre-clinical research and pharmacokinetics
Quintiles limited is a leading Contract Pharmaceutical Organisation
developing new medicines on behalf of the pharmaceutical and biotechnology
industries worldwide. We now have an outstanding opportunity for a
Statistician to join our Pharmacometrics team in the Drug Metabolism and
Pharmacokinetics Department at our site in Riccarton, five miles from the
centre of Edinburgh.
You’ll provide statistical consultancy to scientists in Toxicology,
Pharmacology, Drug Metabolism and Pharmacokinetics. You’ll have input right
from the start into experimental designs and Phase I clinical protocols –
as well as working on a variety of statistical analyses, including fitting
GLMs, non-linear curves or mixed models to data.
Ideally, you will have a minimum of a BSc or MSc in statistics with a good
knowledge of SAS. Experience with Excel and Word and an interest in
pharmacokinetics would be advantageous.
We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, including a bonus
potential, free medical insurance and staff pension. Please submit your CV
and a covering letter, stating your current salary details and quoting
reference 'ALLSTAT2004' to the Human Resources Department, Research Avenue
South, Heriot Watt University Research Park, Riccarton, Edinburgh EH14 4AP.
Closing date: 22 October 2004
Please forward this email to anyone who may be interested in this position.