Closing date for applications: 31 July 2021

We are seeking to appoint a Senior Statistician to join our biometrics team and make a positive impact in a growing and progressive CRO. You will be joining a company that put the needs and wellbeing of their people first, who are inclusive and who deliver exceptional service – together.

We are happy to be flexible with regards to location in the UK, so any of our clinical site locations may be considered with the option of home working.

This role would suit candidate with background or keen interest Statistics in a CRO environment.

The focus of this role is to perform the Project Statistician lead role across multiple MAC projects, while supporting the broader Biostatistics team with departmental objectives.


  • Ensure high quality and on time delivery of all statistical deliverables for assigned projects

  • Work alongside the Lead Statistician on departmental goals such as process improvement and Statistical macro generation

  • Pro-actively liaise with internal stakeholders to coordinate the Statistical activities and resource required for allocated projects.

  • Author statistical documentation including SAP and TFL shells

  • Perform production and QC of statistical TFLs in SAS, supporting development of SDTM and ADAM datasets as required.

  • Ensure that all Statistical activities are performed in line with relevant SOP’s and in accordance with GCP.


  • Educated to Degree level (or equivalent) in an area relevant to the role.

  • Considerable demonstrable experience in Biostatistics and in-depth working knowledge of effective statistical practices. Preferably, a minimum of 3 years in a Statistician role within the Pharmaceutical or CRO Industries

  • Strong analytical and data interpretation skills

  • Excellent computer skills including expert use of statistical software (SAS). Working knowledge of CDISC standards, including programming and specification writing of SDTM and ADAM datasets.

  • In-depth working knowledge of applied parametric and nonparametric statistics and statistical programming skills. Experience in generating efficacy TFLs.

  • Excellent oral and written communicative skills. Fluent in oral and written English

  • Excellent time management to organise and prioritise workload.

  • Ability to work in a collaborative team environment.

  • Able to proactively identify risks and issues and be able to devise mitigation and contingency plans and solve problems as they arise. Encourage team members to apply the same approach to seek solutions.

  • Knowledge of drug development process including the relationship between the CRO industry and Pharmaceutical companies.

  • Knowledge of the regulatory framework that surrounds drug development and the clinical trial process.

  • Knowledge of clinical trial process; including the interaction between the Statistical team with the wider Biometrics team and clinical operations


  • Competitive salary in keeping with pharmaceutical industry standards and will reflect experience

  • Free onsite parking at MAC office locations

  • Health Insurance

  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays (increasing in increments to 30 days after 6 years service)

  • Your birthday off work

  • Regular hours (including Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day off)

MAC Clinical Research invites applications from highly motivated candidates, with a desire to achieve their full potential. You will be working with an organisation that sees you as an investment and is keen for you to achieve your career aspirations.

Please note that if we receive a high volume of applications this date may be brought forwards.

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