Pharmacoepidemiologist´┐╝

We are currently seeking an experienced pharmacoepidemiologist proficient in working with large relational healthcare datasets.

You will have the scope and capability to develop research ideas, coordinate, conduct and communicate high-quality scientific research for both commercial and academic purposes. The successful candidate will work within a small, experienced team of international researchers and alongside our clinical, statistical and database colleagues. This is a fantastic opportunity to gain experience within an internationally recognised research organisation involved in the analysis and dissemination of real-life research from large-scale observational studies and pragmatic randomised controlled trials.

This role can be based in our UK (Cambridge or Norfolk), Singapore or Brisbane offices on a full or part time basis. For highly experienced individuals international remote working will be considered.

Primary responsibilities

  • Lead research proposals for academic and commercial clients
  • Develop statistical analysis plans and conduct analyses for clinical database studies and pragmatic randomised
  • controlled trials
  • Liaise with study sponsors and steering committee experts throughout the project
  • Take leadership of a project team from idea generation to delivery of the study outputs
  • Critically review the work of other members of the research team and mentor less experienced members as necessary
  • Contribute, as an author, to journal publications, conference abstracts and posters
    Present at international conferences

Qualifications

  • Postgraduate degree in life sciences (e.g. MSc, PhD), epidemiology, pharmacoepidemiology, biostatistics or equivalent with 3-5 years of experience

Experience and Key Skills

  • Academic training and practical experience in health outcomes research, epidemiology, or pharmacoepidemiology
  • Experience of leading health research projects from start to completion
  • Analysis and dissemination of real-life research from large-scale observational studies
  • Protocol writing
  • Manuscript writing
  • Authorship of journal publications (at least 10 peer reviewed publications)
  • Essential to have proficiency and demonstrable experience working with large relational healthcare datasets (in excess of 100k)
  • Statistical analysis using Stata, R, SQL or MySQL
  • Biostatistical experience: regressions (logistic, conditional), survival analysis
  • Client relations, liaising with external parties internationally, strong leadership and presentation skills
  • Excellent written and verbal English communication skills