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Apprentice Biostatistician

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Overview

As a Biostatistician at Parexel you’ll work on a variety of projects, while collaborating with our global team of experts. You’ll be able to develop your statistical skills, gain exposure to multiple therapeutic areas, become involved in business development activities, and have the opportunity to grow and develop your career within a flexible working environment. You’ll also contribute to research design and analytical strategies, provide input into protocols, and develop and review statistical analysis plans. Explore opportunities within our core Clinical Development, Biotech, or Functional Service Provider (FSP) teams below.

Responsibilities

The Apprentice Biostatistician works under the supervision of an experienced biostatistician to assist in the production of statistical reports and the programming of tables, listings and figures. The Apprentice Biostatistician splits their time between working for Parexel and performing studies with a university to obtain a MSc in Statistics over a period of three years.

Key accountabilities

Operational execution:
• Produce tables, figures and data listings using efficient programming techniques
• Perform statistical analyses under close supervision
• Assist in the production of statistical reports and statistical sections of integrated clinical rep
• Check own work in an ongoing manner to ensure first-time quality
• Communicate process improvement ideas within the department
• Travel to, attend and actively contribute to all kind of client meetings as appropriate (eg presenting and discussing study results accompanying the Biostatistics Lead)

General activities:
• Additional responsibilities as defined by supervisor/manager

Skills

• Good analytical skills
• Professional attitude
• Attention to detail

Knowledge and Experience

• Competent in written and oral English in addition to local language
• The knowledge of pharmacokinetic data is an advantage

Education

• Must be studying towards your B.Sc. in Mathematics, Statistics or related discipline entry level, relevant work experience in statistical analysis.

How to apply

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