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Statistician

Reference:
716354
Sector(s):
Biochemistry, Biochemistry, Bioengineering, Bioengineering, Bioengineering, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Bioinformatics, Biomedical Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Biophysics, Biophysics, Biophysics, Biotechnology, Drug Development, Drug Discovery, Drug Discovery, In vitro Diagnostics, Medical Education
Salary:
£50,000 Per Annum
Benefits:
Temp to Poss Perm
Town/City:
Norwich
Contract Type:
Contract

Description

Scintillant and LinkPoint Resources specialises in the recruitment of high quality candidates in the life sciences sector. We have an excellent opportunity for a Statistician to join a highly professional organisation on a contract role with a view for to a possible permanent role in the future.

Job Summary:

Main Duties:

  • To carry out statistical analysis in collaboration with researchers and students, working across all areas of science, but primarily in human and animal studies.
  • To carry out experimental design and power calculations at the experiment planning stage, in conjunction with research leaders and staff.
  • To provide help and training in basic statistics and the use of various standard statistical packages to staff and students.
  • To deputise for the Institute Statistician as required and carry out various sign-off duties (e.g. experimental designs; statistical approval during the governance process relating to human/animal studies).
  • As agreed with the line manager, any other duties commensurate with the nature of the post.

Experience & Skills

Essential:

  • Significant experience of biostatistical analysis
  • Experience of working on projects involving animal, human and clinical trials
  • Knowledge and experience of statistical software tools and methods
  • Proven track record of reporting on statistical analysis e.g. for inclusion in scientific papers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills - approachability
  • Ability to conduct dialogue on statistical matters with non-specialists
  • Ability to engage with researchers about their science, and ask relevant questions - to understand the language of biologists
  • Interest and ability to engage with students and provide training
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently, using initiative and problem solving skills
  • Excellent time management and organisational skills
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, including the ability to present complex information with clarity
  • Ability to follow instructions/Standard Operating Procedures
  • Promotes and strives for continuous improvement
  • Willingness to work outside standard working hours when required

Desirable

  • Experience of experimental design
  • Planning of animal, human and clinical trials

Education & Qualifications

Essential:

  • First degree in statistics, maths or a mathematical science
  • Recognised professional qualification in statistics

Desirable:

  • PhD involving biostatistical analysis