Principal Biostatistician

Job title : Principal Biostatistician
Location : Switzerland
Job type : Permanent
Salary : Swiss Franc140000 - Swiss Franc155000 per annum
Contact name : Yanick Millet
Contact number : +44 (0) 207 255 6632
Contact email :
Fantastic opportunity to join a Pharma company based in Switzerland as Principal Biostatistician.


* Providing statistical support and input to the design and analysis of clinical studies.

* Responsible for the quality and timelines of all statistical and programming deliverable for assigned

* clinical studies, including studies for which statistical activities are outsourced to CRO partners.

* Ensuring timely availability of complete, accurate and consistent analysis results to support decision making

* Working as a key member of the clinical study team.

Your main responsibilities:

* Provide statistical input to the design, analysis and interpretation of clinical studies

* Author statistical sections of protocols and statistical analysis plans

* Ensure provision of quality and timely statistical analyses results that support quality and timely decision making

* Lead statistical and programming study teams and perform statistical analyses

* Coordinate and provide statistical oversight for outsourced studies, ensuring CROs accountability for the quality of their deliverable

* Represent statistics within cross functional study teams and provide statistical support and solutions

* Assist with in interactions with health Authorities

* Maintain current scientific and regulatory knowledge

* Provide input/lead internal process improvement

* Ensure adherence to GCP, regulatory guidelines, standard processes and SOPs.

Your profile:

* MSc. or PhD in statistics or related field

* Minimum of 4 years' experience as project/study statistician in Clinical Development in the pharmaceutical industry or CRO

* Strong statistical methodology knowledge and applications.

* Experience using Bayesian designs is a plus

* Excellent programming skill in SAS. Experience using R is a plus

* Good experience using CDISC standards

* Up to date knowledge of regulatory requirements related to statistics

* Good communication skills and ability to build positive relationships

* Fluent in English

If you are interested, reach out to me at : with your CV updated and your best availability to set up a call.

Yanick Millet

Senior Consultant - Life Sciences Recruitment

Tel: +44 (0) 207 255 66 00 / +33 1 70 80 74 89
LinkedIn : Yanick Millet