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Senior Statistical Programmer - SAS and Biotechnology

£500 - £600 , Permanent

Posted: 22 hours ago


My Client - a global multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company within the Pharmaceuticals industry is looking for a Senior Statistical Programmer - SAS and Biotechnology to oversee a crucial internal project over the next 6 months on a day rate contract basis in Berkshire.

Client Details

My Client is a global business within the Pharmaceuticals industry.


The successful candidate for the Senior Statistical Programmer - SAS and Biotechnology 6 month contract role based in Cambridge will fulfil the following responsibilities -

* Responsible for leading the programming deliveries of a clinical study or a small to medium sized and complex clinical project* Implements statistical programming aspects of the protocol or clinical development program* Ensures high quality is built into own deliverables and the quality delivered by other programmers* Programs independently with high efficiency and quality* Writes specifications and oversee completeness of relevant documentation* Contributes to or drives the development of best practices to improve quality, efficiency and effectiveness within function* Ensures compliance to standards and automation usage* Plans and leads team activities and tasks* Identifies, manages and communicates risk within the assigned studies and/or projects* Works proactively with study team members including but not limited to the statistician, lead programmer, data manager and study leader* Works cooperatively with contract programming providers* Influences stakeholders by providing subject matter expertise on programming related items* Contributes to or leads technical initiatives* Employs project management practices in managing programming aspects of drug or technical projects


To be considered for the Senior Statistical Programmer - SAS and Biotechnology 6 month contract role at my client's site in Camridge, the candidate must present evidence of the following:

  • Must be strong hands-on SAS programmer.
  • Degree in Mathematics (i.e., Applied Math, Engineering, etc), Statistics, Computer Science, Life Science or equivalent
  • Excellent programming skills including macro language
  • Proficient knowledge of the clinical development process
  • Thorough knowledge of industry standards
  • Ability to apply programming knowledge to problem solving
  • Ability to manage relevant documentation
  • Ability to influence relevant stakeholders on Programming related items
  • Ability to proactively manage concurrent activities within a study or part of project

Job Offer

The day rate for this contract role is between £500 and £600 - per day OUTSIDE IR35

Opportunity for Hybrid working in cambridge.

Great chance to work with a global multinational pharmaceutical and biotechnology company

Job Details

Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
£500 - £600