GlaxoSmithKline - Principal / Senior Statistician.
Around the world, people rely on the dedication and innovation of
GlaxoSmithKline to help them lead longer, healthier, happier lives. With
exciting new compounds currently in development in the respiratory and
inflammation therapeutic areas, targeted at asthma, rhinitis, COPD and RA
disease areas, the Clinical Pharmacology Statistics and Programming team
based in Greenford is a vital part of the matrix that brings new drug
compounds through from the laboratory into healthy volunteers and
ultimately to our key customers, the patients.
In a fast-paced environment, as a vital part of a team of energetic, busy
professional statisticians and programmers, you will be contributing to
every aspect of the design and analysis of trials of these new compounds
in Phase 1 of their clinical development. There is also the opportunity to
contribute to methodology and research into the use of novel biomarkers
As well as using your proven statistical expertise, you will advise
international clinical development programmes and also research the
statistical methodology appropriate for new areas. Working closely with
clinical pharmacologists, clinical research scientists, and data managers
as well as other statisticians, you will have excellent team-working and
planning skills, along with a wide knowledge of the drug development
Do you have a minimum of 3 years experience, with preferably much of this
time being in the clinical pharmacology area, and have demonstrated
ability to contribute successfully and to influence in a cross-functional
MSc in Statistics is required, ideally with some medical statistics
You will ideally have at least 3 years experience in the pharmaceutical
industry as well. Applications are particularly welcomed from more
experienced candidates and from those with a PhD in a statistics-related
Role location: Greenford, Southeast England.
GSK Ref: 20200
Please use the "cover letter" of your online application to describe how
you feel you meet the requirements of the role (however you are also
welcome to include other information such as salary expectations, dates
you may be unavailable to interview, etc.) Thank you.
At GlaxoSmithKline we provide a supportive working environment, and a
range of development challenges and opportunities. We also offer
competitive benefits and compensation packages designed to attract and to
retain the very best.
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