The primary responsibilities of the Associate Director Lead Statistician, are to:
Take the statistical lead for Oncology Medical Affairs activities for one or more projects, thus facilitating the overall organization and coordination of all statistical activities associated with Oncology Medical Affairs activities for these projects;
Provide statistical and methodological consultation and contribute to multi-disciplinary and multi-company teams;
Plan and perform exploratory analyses on internal and external databases;
Facilitate the overall organization and coordination of statistical aspects for Oncology Medical Affairs for important studies and projects;
Lead virtual teams of statisticians and representatives of other functions;
Influence decision making processes during oncology drug development and life-cycle management by use of appropriate statistical methodology (e.g. simulations, meta-analyses or modeling approaches);
Keep abreast of regulatory and methodological issues and ensure communication of these in the respective teams;
Develop and implement innovative statistical methodology for the respective field of responsibility, if appropriate, in cooperation with academic experts;
Lead the development and evolution of standard processes for routine assessments associated with Oncology Medical Affair requests as well as project specific standards;
Respond to inquiries from health authorities and other internal or external partners.
WHO YOU ARE Your success will be driven by your demonstration of our LIFE values. More specifically related to this position, Bayer seeks an incumbent who possesses the following: Required Qualifications:
Ph.D. or M.Sc. in Biostatistics, Statistics or Mathematics, or related field;
Excellent interpersonal, leadership and communication skills;
Ability to work independently as well as collaboratively;
Excellent knowledge of statistical programming languages (including SAS and R);
Fluent English skills;
At least four (4) years as a statistician with significant time spend in pharma, biotech or a similar sector;
Thorough knowledge of the pharmaceutical industry including understanding of clinical drug development process and associated documents and regulations;
Experience in leading teams of statisticians and/or representatives from other functions;
High level of expertise in multiple fields relevant for medical affairs within Oncology Development.
Bayer is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disabled/Veterans Bayer is committed to providing access and reasonable accommodations in its application process for individuals with disabilities and encourages applicants with disabilities to request any needed accommodation(s) using the contact information below. Reference Code:7783 Division:Pharmaceuticals Location:United States : New Jersey : Whippany
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