Closing date for applications: 31 May 2022

An exciting range of career opportunities exists in our expanding clinical research organisation. MAC Clinical Research provides specialist diagnostic patient services and manages clinical trials for the pharmaceutical industry. The successful candidate will have the tenacity to succeed in running a very busy and demanding environment. You will have impeccable standards with a desire to achieve, being organised, assiduous, efficient and have relevant experience or training in business or office administration. A working knowledge of electronic data capture systems, quality assurance, good clinical practice, clinical research management and medical terminology/experience would be an advantage. This position will be remotely based.


To lead the Biostatistics team and provide expert statistical support to MAC Clinical Research and its customers. To develop best working practices and Standard Operating Procedures to deliver the portfolio of projects within the Biostatistics Department.


  • Perform the Lead Statistician role across multiple studies and clients, delivering high quality outputs according to MAC processes, ICH-GCP, the project budget and timelines to achieve high client satisfaction.

  • Contribute to ongoing department quality process and system improvements.

  • Support ongoing training and development of Statistics team members

  • Provide expert Statistical inputs across MAC, their clients and vendors.

  • Looking for qualified Statisticians with at least 3 years Lead Statistician experience in clinical trials.


  • 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 5 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

  • In-depth working knowledge of applied parametric and nonparametric statistics and statistical programming skills.

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

  • Excellent time management to organise and prioritise workload.

  • Ability to lead by example on process development, departmental and project objectives, and overall business strategy and initiatives.

  • 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

MAC Clinical Research invites applications from highly motivated candidates, with a desire to fulfil 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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