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Epidemiology Director

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Primary Location: Munich, Bavaria, Germany Additonal Locations: Amsterdam, Netherlands,NLD; Antwerp, Belgium,BEL; Athens, Greece,GRC; Barcelona, Spain,ESP; Berlin, Germany,DEU; Bratislava, Slovakia,SVK; Bucharest, Romania,ROU; Budapest, Hungary,HUN; Charleroi, Belgium,BEL; Copenhagen, Denmark,DNK; Dortmund, Germany,DEU; Dublin, Ireland,IRL; Espoo, Finland,FIN; Frankfurt, Germany,DEU; Köln, Germany,DEU; Leipzig, Germany,DEU; Madrid, Spain,ESP; Milan, Italy,ITA; Oeiras, Portugal,PRT; Oslo, Norway,NOR; Paris, France,FRA; Reading, United Kingdom,GBR; Riga, Latvia,LVA; Rome, Italy,ITA; Solna, Sweden,SWE; Strasbourg, France,FRA; Tallinn, Estonia,EST; Turku, Finland,FIN; Warsaw, Poland,POL; Zagreb, Croatia,HRV Full time R1289743

Job description

Epidemiology Director

Real World Evidence - GloDaSt

Home-Based/Hybrid/Office-Based

Join us on our exciting journey!

As part of Scientific Services, in the Global Database Studies (GloDaSt) team we offer exposure to observational research projects with global reach. In your role, you will gain experience working on challenging studies in various therapeutic areas using large-scale patient-level databases and innovative study designs to answer diverse research questions.

The working environment is global, vibrant, and you would be working with a high-energy team with opportunities for personal growth and development in a research-orientated industry.

Job Overview:

Work closely with global clients and other functional groups by providing epidemiology and outcomes research leadership for observational research on the natural history of disease and comparative safety, effectiveness, and cost of medical treatment. 

Serve as project lead on client facing or internal projects.


Independently generates content and direction for business development proposals.

Contribute to department leadership within region (US, EMEA, or APAC) and globally as determined by business needs.

Manages staff including planning, assigning, and directing work, appraising performance and guiding professional development.

Interacts with clients including attendance at Bid Defenses and other remote or on-site presentations and discussions

Provides methodological review/input for work of peers and junior staff in areas including observational study methods, statistical methods, safety and pharmocovigilance, the selection of instruments and clinical measures to achieve objectives, and sources and measures for resource utilization and costing.

Authors protocols, reports, and other study documents with independent, critical thinking to ensure quality and completeness of output, oversees timeline for deliverables associated with analysis and reporting.

 Requirements:

  • MPH, MSc or PhD (or an equivalent degree) in epidemiology, public health or a closely related scientific discipline, with sound methodological training in epidemiology with 8 years’ experience.
  • Substantial prior relevant post-graduate experience in real-world evidence and in designing and executing prospective or retrospective epidemiological studies, including database analyses
  • Ability and interest in managing and supporting the development of one or more junior team members.

What is in it for you?

  • Interesting and innovative projects
  • Collaborative and inspirational working environment / atmosphere
  • Excellent career development and progression opportunities

JOIN US

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 https://jobs.iqvia.com

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