I am currently working with a client who has a strong R&D Statistics team in
London who cover European Operations.
They are a world renowned international consumer product company who are
looking for a Statistician to join their European team. You will be office based
in London but focusing on working with European colleagues, so there will be
regular travel involved.
You will be part of a global department containing Statisticians, Data Managers
and Clinical Researchers. There is a strong network within the European group
and the global department so plenty of help and support is readily available.
- Consult on all aspects of Statistics to meet the changing needs of the
business, ranging from upstream science through to the analysis of consumer
trials. Consulting covers the design of studies as well as the analysis and
interpretation. You will also help train the local organisations in Statistics to
increase their capabilities. Project work may be one-off pieces or you may be
a fully-integrated part of a multi-disciplinary team with long-term objectives.
- On a broader level you will look for opportunities to improve organisational
effectiveness through efficient management of data and automation of routine
Skills and Experience:
- You will have a strong technical breadth and depth in Statistics. You will
likely have a first degree containing a significant amount of Statistics and a
Masters degree or above in Statistics or a closely related field. Key areas of
knowledge are statistical modelling, multivariate analysis and design of
experiments. You will be comfortable and competent in using a range of
statistical software packages (e.g. SAS, JMP, SPSS are all used).
- You will have an enquiring mind and be interested in science and how data
and statistical analyses can be used. Being able to connect and develop ideas
and be innovative are desirable attributes. You will be expected to continue
your professional development as a statistician and training is actively
-You are likely to have had some experience in a consulting role or similar.
You will also have demonstrated an ability to partner effectively and
communicate with managers, scientists, researchers and others whose
statistical knowledge may be limited. Good written and oral communication
skills are essential as is an ability to form collaborative relationships and build
effective networks. Many projects have multi-national scope so you will need
to be able to work productively with colleagues located remotely.
If this is a position you or someone you know will thrive in please contact me
at [log in to unmask] I have a full job specification and more
information about the company, I look forward to hearing from you.