Trial Statistician Grade 6/7

  • University of Liverpool
  • Liverpool, UK
  • 24/12/2021
Full time Data Science Data Analytics Statistics Biostatistics

Job Description

An opportunity has arisen for the appointment of a trial statistician within the Liverpool Clinical Trials Centre (LCTC). The purpose of this post is to contribute to the design, conduct, analysis and reporting of results of clinical trials within the portfolio of research of the LCTC. Under the supervision of a senior trial statistician you will work across a diverse range of clinical trials encompassing both early and later phase trial designs, and gain experience across a variety of interventions including medicinal products, surgery, devices, and educational and behavioural interventions. Working as part of a multidisciplinary team, you will provide statistical input in to the development of clinical trial protocols, and statistical analysis plans. You will be involved in the development of risk assessments and monitoring plans, undertake both interim and final analyses, and participate in the quality control and assurance processes within LCTC. You will have a degree in statistics (or closely related subject), a substantial part of which relates to biostatistics, or equivalent experience. You will possess a good understanding of study design and analysis and programming skills in SAS or R. Excellent communications skills are essential. Appointment is dependent on the level of experience in clinical trials, degree of supervision and/or mentoring required and statistical programming. This is a full-time fixed term appointment for 2 years in the first instance.