Biostatistician w /m / d (Home-Based: UK Europe)

  • Reading, UK
  • 30/08/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Big Data Statistics Biostatistics

Job Description

From camaraderie to professional development, working at IQVIA provides unique opportunities to advance your career alongside a group of diverse and talented colleagues.


You will provide statistical consulting and technical support as it relates to the design, statistical analysis, and regulatory submissions of clinical trial studies. Collaborating with medical and programming staff to produce interim reports and final reports, allowing a comprehensive understanding and interpretation of the clinical trial data and outcome.

Biostatistician Overview:

  • Perform protocol development, sample size calculation, protocol and CRF review, and advise data management on database design and critical data

  • Coordinate the development of analysis plans, table shells, and programming specifications

  • Understand scope of work, budget, and quote assumptions, estimate the work completed, manage scope, and provide revenue and resource forecasts for single studies

  • Consult on operational/statistical/therapeutic area topics

  • Prepare proposal text and attend bid defense meetings

  • Communicate with clients regarding study protocol

  • Act as statistical team lead for single complex studies or groups of studies

  • Primary point of contact for the study team - communicate with team members regarding execution as it relates to timelines, budget, data quality, and interpretation of results

  • Provide expert statistical input and review of deliverables for validation requirements

  • Review of the clinical study report to ensure statistical integrity in the reporting of the results

  • Interpret analysis and craft statistical sections of integrated reports

  • Provide training and mentoring to team members and department staff

You can help us bring clinical trial statistical analysis into the next generation. Award winning and innovative; we will give you access to cutting-edge in-house technology, allowing you to work on global projects across a variety of therapeutic areas.

Be challenged in a fast-paced team environment that is collaborative in performing biostatistical analyses and statistical programming.

Development opportunities and mentoring at all levels enable you to progress your long-term career in the direction you choose.


We know that meaningful results require not only the right approach, but also the right people.

You should possess a MSc or PhD in Biostatistics or Statistics, with relevant experience.

  • Work experience in statistics

  • Ability to communicate and explain statistics

  • Exhibit routine and complex analytical skills

  • A focus on quality and accuracy

  • A good understanding of Good Clinical Practice and ICH guidelines

  • Experience in programming in SAS

  • Ability to independently lead

  • Take initiative and work with integrity

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships

Embrace your curiosity and grow your career in an exciting environment where development is a priority.

Think boldly and disrupt conventional thinking.

Enjoy what you do.

Discover a career with greater purpose and help create a healthier world.

Whatever your career goals, we are here to ensure you get there!

At IQVIA, we believe in pushing the boundaries of human science and data science to make the biggest impact possible – to help our customers create a healthier world. The advanced analytics, technology solutions and contract research services we provide to the life sciences industry are made possible by our 70,000+ employees around the world who apply their insight, curiosity and intellectual courage every step of the way. Learn more at