Associate Director Biostatistics** Are you looking for a strong and stable company with a good pipeline offering great packages? Boston, MA OR sites in Southern Connecticut.

Reference: 9901

Expiry Date: 31-03-2024

Categories Biotech, Clinical Research, R & D

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Full Time

Suffolk County
United States


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  • Dental
  • Domestic Partner
  • Flexible Hours
  • Medical
  • Life Insurance
  • Sick Days
  • Vacation

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Job Description

Associate Director Biostatistics** Are you looking for a strong and stable company with a good pipeline offering great packages? 

  • Would you enjoy working on rare Diseases?
  • Would you appreciate having a strong and positive VP of Biostats who will mentor and support your personal growth?
  • Would you like to work for a stable company that has grown by 20% each year for the last 10 years and is still growing, and not making redundancies?

About our Client:

  • Our client is a global biopharmaceutical company headquartered in Boston, MA with sites in Southern Connecticut who are working toward developing accessible treatments for rare diseases and rare cancers.  In less than 25 years it has grown to establish itself as a leading light in the treatment of rare diseases. 
  • They have a varied and robust pipeline spread across their core therapeutic areas which include Oncology, Neurology & Cardiology and they have several successfully marketed products sold globally in all major regions.
  • They are well known in the pharmaceutical industry for having a collaborative working culture and offering generous packages, including higher-than-average vacation days, yearly vesting stock and decent bonuses.
  • The company is solid, and stable, with good cash reserves with several high-profile submissions planned for 2024 and 2025. This is an organization moving in the right direction!


  • As the Associate Director of Biostatistics, you will oversee all biostatistics activities and be responsible for providing strategic statistical input to drug development/clinical programs and regulatory submissions. You will apply innovative statistical approaches to the design of studies and to the analysis/reporting of study results.
  • This position will report directly to the Vice President and Head of Biostatistics and Data Science who has over 2 decades of biotech/pharmaceutical industry experience providing strategic and operational expertise on clinical trial design and execution, statistical analysis, and regulatory strategy and is happy to share his knowledge and be a positive mentor.
  • There are several different career paths available (including matrix management and team leadership) and most Biostatisticians here stay and grow with the organization because they enjoy the variety of projects and collaborative environment and they know opportunities to face new challenges are readily available.

 Your Background:

  • Ph.D. or Masters degree in Statistics/Biostatistics or a related field with substantial experience in biostatistics within the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Solid working knowledge and experience in mid and late-development clinical trials.
  • Familiarity with relevant regulatory guidelines and requirements (FDA, EMA, ICH), experience in regulatory submissions preferable.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of statistical methodology in design and analysis of clinical trials including Bayesian modelling and adaptive design.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements relating to clinical development of drugs and biologics.


  • Boston, MA OR sites in Southern Connecticut.
  • Our role is Hybrid, so part office and part home-based, with expectations to be on-site 1-2 days a week.
  • If you are based outside of Massachusetts, the role comes with a full and comprehensive relocation package.


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If you are interested in applying or would like to hear more about this position, press the “Apply Here” button or please contact me (Theo Moore) via email at  or call directly at 587.216.9302.

We look forward to hearing from you!