Biostatistician

Site Name: Belgium-Wavre, Netherlands - Amsterdam
Posted Date: Jan 14 2020
Your Responsibilities:

  • You use statistical methodology to establish study strategy, providing statistical input to the design, analysis, reporting and interpretation of clinical and epidemiological studies.
  • You provide input to study set up (CRF review, randomization, etc.)
  • You develop statistical analysis plans and coordinate review across study team.
  • You review tables, figures, and listings (TFL), and coordinate review with the Statistical Analyst to approve the TFL.
  • You will influence clinical and epidemiology development plans, regulatory and commercial strategies.
  • You will build and maintain effective strategic working relationships with partners and stakeholders to meet business needs.
  • You will identify, develop, and implement novel statistical methodologies in support of vaccines development.
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Why you?

Basic Qualifications: We are looking for professionals with these required skills to achieve our goals:
  • Masters in a Statistical discipline
  • 3 years of experience in pharmaceutical industry or clinical/epidemiological research.
  • Expertise in multiple statistical methodologies as well as demonstrated experience leveraging its practical application.
  • Experience with Bayesian methods.
  • Experience of statistical programming (e.g., in SAS, R, Python)
  • Experience with CDISC data format (SDTM and ADAM)
  • Fluent in English & other languages a plus.

Preferred Qualifications:
  • PhD in a Statistical discipline.
  • At least 2 years of applied statistical experience in the design and analysis of epidemiological studies.
  • Demonstrated capability of applying innovative statistical thinking.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Demonstrated capability in building and maintaining strong working relationships.
  • Demonstrated ability to explain novel and standard methods to clinical and epidemiology colleagues.
  • Strong influencing skills applied effectively across functions and levels of an organization
  • Strong time management and prioritization skills.


Why GSK? Our values and expectationsare at the heart of everything we do and form an important part of our culture. These include Patient focus, Transparency, Respect, Integrity along with Courage, Accountability, Development, and Teamwork in a culture of Innovation, Performance and Trust.

GSK Vaccines- Our Vaccines business has a broad portfolio and innovative pipeline of vaccines to protect people of all ages. We deliver over two million vaccine doses per day to people living in over 160 countries.
For further information, please visit www.gsk.com .

Our Department:
Patient-focused Research and Development (R&D) is the heart of our business. Our R&D department seeks to discover and develop new vaccines, to protect against diseases where vaccines are not yet available and to improve on those vaccines that already exist. Part of our R&D programme targets diseases particularly prevalent in the developing world, including the World Health Organisation's three priority diseases - HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria. Research into candidate vaccines for other diseases of the developing world, such as dengue are at an earlier stage of development.
When it comes to developing the vaccines of the future, we're looking for real experts in their respective fields who are interested in working in the stimulating environment of an international healthcare company.
We emphasise the value of teamwork and we look for people ready to share our values of transparency, respect, integrity and patient focus.

At GSK we value diversity and treat all candidates equally. We aim to create an inclusive workplace where all employees feel engaged, supportive of one another, and know their work makes an important contribution.
We provide a supportive working environment, and a range of development challenges and opportunities. We also offer competitive benefits and compensation packages designed to attract and to retain the very best.

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