Statistical Programming Associate Director

Job title : Statistical Programming Associate Director
Location : Switzerland
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Negotiable
Contact name : Catalin Zaharia
Contact email :

A scientific focused Biopharma, well recognized for the products developed and market presence, is looking to appoint an Associate Director, Statistical Programming and work close with cross functions departments such as Biostatistics, Data Management and lead the biometrics operations within the business.

This opportunity will be serving a technical experienced individual that would like to develop a strong and stable career in global business working close with a team from European locations and actively contribute to development and updating processes aligned with the programming activities.

As Associate Director, Statistical Programming you will lead biometrics operations with related departments - Biostatistics, Statistical Programming, Data Management - and manage projects in phase III clinical trials. You will also functionally lead a team of experienced programmers and, with the support and training provided, you will be expected to step into a line management role for a small team of programmers.
You will also lead internal initiatives, communicate with stakeholders the results, strategy and actively participate in developing tools and operational prototypes that will support the vision and strategy of the department.

The successful candidate will have:
*MSc in Computer Programming or Life Sciences;
*Minimum of 8 years of SAS Programming experience developed in Pharma/Biotech/CRO;
*Strong clinical trials experience, ideally in phase II and III trials;
*Excellent knowledge of CDISC standards with emphasis on ADaM and TFLs;
*Strong communication skills with ability to adapt to different audiences;
*People management experience would be a massive advantage;
*SAS Certifications would be desired;
*A structured mindset that will be reflected in work and communication.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a scientific focused Pharma with great market longevity that built innovative products and is currently developing a massive pipelines of products. You will be welcomed in a supportive working culture where you will benefit from world class training and mentoring from people with decades of experience.

If you looking to learn more about this great Associate Director role with one of the most reputable and respected names in the industry, do not hesitate to get in touch for a confidential and friendly chat, alternatively send your CV to:

Catalin Zaharia
Senior Consultant - Life Sciences Recruitment
Biometrics - SAS Programming, Biostatistics, Data Management
Tel: +44 (0) 207 255 66 10