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Statistician

Job description

The purpose of the role is to develop and critique statistical analyses for use in economic evaluations of healthcare interventions. The candidate will work in project teams alongside health economists and systematic review analysts. This role is based in London or Oxford.

Duties

  • Lead the development of statistical analyses under the supervision of senior staff;

  • Preparation of study protocols, including statistical analysis plans, specifying table shells and figures;

  • Preparation of data sets for analysis and undertaking analyses as detailed in the analysis plan;

  • Quality assurance review of statistical models developed both within the company and for clients;

  • Involvement in client meetings to provide updates on methods, progress and results of data analysis;

  • Report preparation and presentation to clients;

  • Client liaison within a project, with the support of a project lead

Skills and experience

  • A post-graduate degree in medical statistics or statistics;

  • Experienced in using statistical software packages (R, STATA);

  • Experienced in using Microsoft Excel;

  • Experience of working with patient-level data or large individual level data sets;

  • Ability to implement survival analysis, generalised linear models, multilevel models and to draw inference between parameters and clinical endpoints;

  • Attention to detail, accuracy, and commitment to high quality outputs;

  • Ability to communicate complex information effectively to a non-technical audience, both verbally and in writing;

  • Ability to lead and/or take responsibility for data analysis projects, with support from senior staff

  • Ability to plan and prioritise own work in order to meet deadlines;

  • Enthusiasm and enjoyment of team working.

Requirements

  • Experience of undertaking statistical analyses within a consultancy, the NHS or a pharmaceuticals or devices company;

  • Familiarity with analysing real word evidence and datasets used within the UK (HES, CPRD etc.

The package

Competitive salary and benefits package.

Apply

View this job posting on Indeed or send a CV and a covering letter to Juliet Mumby-Croft at jmcroft@source-he.com.