Job Details

Click here to become a registered jobseeker.

Director, Statistical Programming - client dedicated (FSP)

Home Based, United Kingdom, £ £ - Annual Annual, Permanent


*Director Statistical Programming*

Come discover what our 25,000+ employees already know: work here matters everywhere. We're a growing and evolving biopharmaceutical industry leader, which means you'll have endless opportunities to work with experts around the world and build the career you've dreamed of.

As a part of the Syneos Health team, you'll help us deliver results for a rewarding reason - we improve patients' lives around the world. Because to us, a patient isn't just a number, they're our family, friends, and neighbors.

*Why Syneos Health*
• #SyneosHealthLife means we're committed to our Total Self culture - where everyone can authentically be themselves. Our Total Self culture is what unites us globally, and we know every person's unique contributions make a difference.
• We believe our success is a direct result of the people who are driving it - you! We value your dedication to care for our customers and patients, so we want to focus on taking care of you. That's why we offer a comprehensive benefits program encompassing your total health - physical, mental and financial.
• We are continuously building the company we all want to work for and our customers want to work with. Why? Because when we bring together diversity of thoughts, backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives - we're able to create a place where everyone feels like they belong.

*Job responsibilities*
• Works cooperatively with Statistical Programming and Biostatistics leadership to establish and maintain Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) and guidelines, promoting standardized and consistent processes to maximize the efficiency of the department.
• Ensures that the Statistical Programming department meets timelines, provides high quality deliverables, complies with contractual project requirements and SOPs, and conducts projects within budget.
• Oversees development of direct reports by setting goals, managing performance, evaluating and monitoring training needs, supporting development plans, mentoring, and coaching.
• Responsible for staff development of entire reporting hierarchy, training and retention. Facilitates succession planning and maintains a Statistical Programming staff with diverse skills, abilities, and competencies meeting the business needs of the department.
• Makes recommendations for, and participates actively in hiring, onboarding, transferring and terminating staff.
• Meets with subordinate managers routinely to evaluate and develop solutions for project resourcing, quality, timelines, budget, standard processes, and training needs. Keeps senior management informed of decisions and issues which impact the department.
• Prioritizes activities across Statistical Programming projects and facilitates mutually beneficial resolutions to project conflicts between groups or individuals, creating solutions to address business and operational challenges.
• Directs and coordinates statistical programming activities, and supports the assignment of, or directly assigns programmers to projects in a manner which keeps associates at their utilization goal and which matches associates to projects appropriate to their skills, training and experience.
• Provides input to forecasting and planning activities for department.
• Leads departmental or corporate initiatives.
• Supports business development activities.
• Performs other work-related duties as assigned.
• Minimal travel may be required.*What we're looking for*

• Undergraduate degree or equivalent preferred, ideally in Mathematics, Statistics, Computer Science, or related field.

• Extensive experience in programming in a clinical trial setting with increasing levels of responsibility, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

• Previous progressive management experience with demonstrated leadership ability.

• Proven ability to effectively prioritize projects, recruits and develop staff, and manage resources.

• Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills, with an ability to inform, influence, convince, and persuade.

• Ability to read, write, speak, and understand English.

*Get to know Syneos Health*

We are the only full-service biopharmaceutical solutions company in the world. That means we bring together the best clinical and commercial minds to create a better, smarter, faster way to get medicines into the hands of patients who need it most. Learn more about Syneos Health.

*Additional Information:*

Tasks, duties, and responsibilities as listed in this job description are not exhaustive. The Company, at its sole discretion and with no prior notice, may assign other tasks, duties, and job responsibilities. Equivalent experience, skills, and/or education will also be considered so qualifications of incumbents may differ from those listed in the Job Description. The Company, at its sole discretion, will determine what constitutes as equivalent to the qualifications described above. Further, nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract. Occasionally, required skills/experiences for jobs are expressed in brief terms. Any language contained herein is intended to fully comply with all obligations imposed by the legislation of each country in which it operates, including the implementation of the EU Equality Directive, in relation to the recruitment and employment of its employees. The Company is committed to compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, including the provision of reasonable accommodations, when appropriate, to assist employees or applicants to perform the essential functions of the job.

Job Details

Tue, 28 Sep 2021 19:00:00 EST
Not Specified
Home Based, United Kingdom
£ £ - Annual Annual