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Associate Biostatistics Director

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Primary Location: Madrid, Spain Additonal Locations: Aarhus, Denmark,DNK; Amsterdam, Netherlands,NLD; Antwerp, Belgium,BEL; Athens, Greece,GRC; Barcelona, Spain,ESP; Basel, Switzerland,CHE; Belville, South Africa,ZAF; Berlin, Germany,DEU; Bloemfontein, South Africa,ZAF; Bochum, Germany,DEU; Bordeaux, France,FRA; Boulogne, France,FRA; Bratislava, Slovakia,SVK; Brighton, United Kingdom,GBR; Brighton, United Kingdom,GBR; Bucharest, Romania,ROU; Budapest, Hungary,HUN; Cambridge, United Kingdom,GBR; Chesterfield, United Kingdom,GBR; Copenhagen, Denmark,DNK; Dublin, Ireland,IRL; Espoo, Finland,FIN; Frankfurt, Germany,DEU; Glasgow, United Kingdom,GBR; Gothenburg, Sweden,SWE; Köln, Germany,DEU; Leeds, United Kingdom,GBR; Livingston, United Kingdom,GBR; Ljubljana, Slovenia,SVN; London, United Kingdom,GBR; Madrid, Spain,ESP; Milan, Italy,ITA; Modena, Itally,ITA; Nairobi, Kenya,KEN; Novi Beograd, Serbia,SRB; Oeiras, Portugal,PRT; Oslo, Norway,NOR; Paris, France,FRA; Prague, Czech Republic,CZE; Reading, United Kingdom,GBR; Riga, Latvia,LVA; Röckersbühl, Germany,DEU; Rome, Italy,ITA; Sofia, Bulgaria,BGR; Solna, Sweden,SWE; St. Prex, Switzerland,CHE; Stafford, United Kingdom,GBR; Stevenage, United Kingdom,GBR; Strasbourg, France,FRA; Stuttgart, Germany,DEU; Tallinn, Estonia,EST; Tartu, Estonia,EST; Turku, Finland,FIN; Vienna, Austria,AUT; Warsaw, Poland,POL; Wijnegem, Belgium,BEL; Zagreb, Croatia,HRV; Zaventem, Belgium,BEL Full time R1333588

Job description

Associate Biostatistics Director

IQVIA Biotech


Join us on our exciting journey!

Improving the expectations for human health isn’t easy, but we are determined. Together, we​ are on a path to achieving this vision. At IQVIA Biotech, we share a passion for the greater good, a collaborative spirit, and endless curiosity. Each day is another opportunity to find new solutions and enable the next breakthrough.

IQVIA Biotech is a unique division specialising in working with smaller biotech and emerging biopharma clients. Innovative emerging biopharma and biotech companies are driving the drug development pipeline; competition for funding and resources is fierce. IQVIA Biotech delivers flexible clinical development solutions designed for the specific needs of biotech companies.

Due to continued growth, we are seeking new brave minds to join our award winning and innovative department. You will have the opportunity to work globally and across a variety of therapeutic areas.

Job Overview:

As an Associate Biostatistics Director, you will be given access to cutting-edge, in-house technology and opportunities to work on global projects across a variety of therapeutic areas. 

Thanks to our development opportunities and mentoring at all levels, you will be able to progress your long-term career in the direction you choose.

With global visibility, you will provide direction and guidance in carrying out project assignments, interfacing with clients and other internal departments, and applying advanced statistical methods to project work.

You will serve as a resource for the department, ensuring scientific integrity in the application of statistical methodology to clinical trials and assist the Director in strategic planning and resource allocation for the department.

You will also participate as a Senior Statistician on major projects, including developing/reviewing protocols, preparing analysis plans, overseeing the conduct of analyses, and preparing integrated clinical and statistical reports.

Along with assisting the Director in proposal development, project allocations, budget projections, and client presentation.


  • BSc or MSc degree in Biostatistics or related field and 10+ years’ relevant experience within the life-science industry

  • Familiarity with complex statistical methods that apply to Phase I-IV clinical trials

  • In-depth knowledge of applicable clinical research regulatory requirements, i.e., Good Clinical Practice (GCP) and International Conference on Harmonization (ICH) guidelines

  • Familiarity with moderately complex statistical methods that apply to applicable clinical trials

  • Strong working knowledge of SAS

  • Working knowledge of relevant Data Standards (such as CDISC/ADaM)

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

What is in it for you?

  • Global exposure

  • Variety of therapeutic areas

  • Collaborative and supportive team environment

  • Access to cutting-edge in-house technology

  • Excellent career development and progression opportunities

  • Work-Life Balance


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.

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

IQVIA is a leading global provider of advanced analytics, technology solutions and clinical research services to the life sciences industry. 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. Learn more at

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