Senior Manager, Biostatistics (R1010698) in London, UK at IQVIA™

Date Posted: 11/12/2019

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Job Description

IQVIA™ is the leading human data science company focused on helping healthcare clients find unparalleled insights and better solutions for patients. Formed through the merger of IMS Health and Quintiles, IQVIA offers a broad range of solutions that harness the power of healthcare data, domain expertise, transformative technology, and advanced analytics to drive healthcare forward.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Manager, Biostatistics to join our Data Science team in London, to help us deliver high‑quality scientific research to our clients in the global pharmaceutical and healthcare industries. 

In addition to experience of leading teams, we'll need you to have significant experience in using healthcare data to answer research questions.

Your primary responsibilities will include:

Provide leadership on clinical and methodological insights and senior review of study documents (including proposals) involving a variety of real-world study designs, including retrospective and prospective studies
Lead and/or manage the design, execution, interpretation and reporting of epidemiological studies
Contribute to business development activities including proposal development and client relationship building by assessing client requirements, research questions or problems and helping to formulate optimal solutions
Oversee communication strategies and presenting insights and perspectives to clients, internal staff (i.e. on training courses) and conference delegates
Contribute to improving operational efficiencies of workflows, including writing of SOPs and quality management documents

MD or an equivalent degree with clinical experience working in UK and/or Europe
Post-graduate work experience in real-world evidence
Experience in designing and executing prospective or retrospective epidemiological studies, including database analyses
Evidence of previous experience utilising large-scale anonymous patient level retrospective healthcare databases populated with EMR data such as the CPRD or THIN
Commitment to working collaboratively and effectively with people of other disciplines
Strong consulting skills
Ability to meet short deadlines with high quality deliverables
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Fluency in English (spoken and written)

Preferred Qualities
MPH, MSc or PhD (or an equivalent degree) in epidemiology, public health or a related discipline
Exposure to working with large real-world databases
Prior experience working in a consultancy, CRO or healthcare services
History of successful project management, including client negotiations, contracting experience and scope management
Knowledge of real-world data needs of pharmaceutical clients
Publications in peer reviewed journals, and abstracts (including presentations) in scientific conferences

Join Us

Making a positive impact on human health takes insight, curiosity, and intellectual courage. It takes brave minds, pushing the boundaries to transform healthcare. Regardless of your role, you will have the opportunity to play an important part in helping our clients drive healthcare forward and ultimately improve outcomes for patients.

Forge a career with greater purpose, make an impact, and never stop learning.

Job ID: R1010698