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Director Biostatistics, team leader

For the expansion of our team, Argenx is looking for a Team Leader Biostatistics within the biostatistics team, part of Quantitative Sciences.

Your Role

  • You contribute with your statistical expertise to scientific strategy, design and analysis of of the clinical development plan of one compound/program.

  • You will closely collaborate with program partners and stakeholders to lead with agility the operational execution of the statistical deliverables for one or more clinical trials and HA submissions

  • You will lead a team of (lead) biostatistician for multiple indications in a disease area and report to the Head of Biostatistics and Statistical Modeling

  • You will have a transformational role to shape the statistical organisation and thinking,

  • You contribute and/or take ownership in the development of departmental policies and you successfully advocate the use of standards within and across programs.

  • You will carry out functional responsibilities in accordance with applicable company guidelines and regulatory requirements

  • You assess potential CROs and their proposals, maintain oversight and provide strategic input on CRO collaboration.

  • Desired Skills, Qualifications and Experience

  • You have a master or doctorate (Ph.D.) degree in Statistics or related field with a minimum of 6-8 years experience in a pharma or biotech organisation

  • You have expertise in drug development, with a demonstrated track record of advanced knowledge of biostatistics and strong command of its application to clinical trials

  • You are proficient in statistical software (SAS and/or R);

  • You have demonstrated leadership in the clinical team and towards senior management on both an operational and strategic level, and experience in regulatory interactions.

  • You can clearly explain complex statistical concepts in written and spoken English

  • You are a team-player with focused attitude

  • You are able to work autonomously as part of a cross-disciplinary team in a dynamic surrounding of a fast growing biotech company with challenging timelines

  • What we offer

  • A work-environment in a human-sized, dynamic, rapidly growing biotech company

  • Member of a cross-disciplinary team involved in clinical development of therapeutic antibodies

  • Next to a competitive salary with extensive benefits, we offer you the chance to grow and be a part of a team driven by creativity, innovation and science.

  • Director Biostatistics, team leader

    Contract type: 
    Permanent, Full-time
    Team Leader, Biostatistician
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