Global Head Biostatistics

My client is an independent, international pharmaceutical company headquartered in Germany. They are a fully integrated research and development company that bring innovative treatments to patients within the field of pain. 

In this role you ensure comprehensive and optimized statistical input from early development to submission and life cycle management as well as “state-of-the-art” biostatistical methodology and compliance with guidelines, GCP and alignment of systems and processes to company and global standards.

Role Responsibility

• Accountable for statistical strategy for all therapeutic areas, clinical development plans, clinical trials, relevant regulatory and pricing submission dossiers
• Promote statistical expertise to optimize R&D activities
• Provide leadership, promote communication and adequate information flow to motivate, encourage and align people with the company’s strategic objectives 
• Develop and maintain structure of Biostatistics 
• Provide adequate resources to the clinical and other multidisciplinary teams 
• Build a rich network inside and outside the company with academia, regulatory authorities and CROs, 
• Ensure budget and resource planning 


• Master or PhD degree in Statistics or equivalent
• Significant experience as Biostatistician in Pharma industry
• Strong experience with submissions and regulatory meetings
• Strong interest for designs of studies, statistical methodology and drug development
• Excellent leadership and coaching skills
• Fluent English language skills
• Experienced in working in a multicultural working environment

Please submit your CV to or call +44 (0) 203 6031151 to discuss