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Medical Statistician (25381)

Cambridge or London
to £38,000 DoE + top benefits

Provide expertise based on clinical trial data analysis to impact healthcare

Are you graduating from your Masters, or in the final stages of a PhD or postdoc? If you are looking to join a supportive company where you can work on real-world problems that impact medical applications, healthcare devices and the environment in which doctors work within, please read on.

This team is a specialised biostatistics group that provides qualitative analysis through regression, survival and Bayesian methods. They work closely with clients, presenting their work and seeing their projects impact policies and future strategic direction at an institutional to national level.


  • Masters or PhD in maths, statistics or similar (having previously attained a 1st or 2.1 degree).
  • Experience with statistical data ideally clinical trial datasets (or minimally some demonstrable exposure to clinical research).
  • Experience using R. Further exposure to other technologies (such as SAS) would be desirable.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

Your career development within the team is important, and they are keen to recruit people looking to take on project management and leadership within 12 months of starting. There is also the possibility to travel overseas to meet clients and attend conferences. Further, they provide an excellent range of benefits including: paid study leave and funding if you opt for additional qualifications; flexible working hours; and a company-driven initiative for team bonding exercises and fun monthly treats.

There is also the choice to be based at their Cambridge or London offices.

Keywords: Biostatistics, Masters / PhD / Postdoc, R, SAS, Clinical Trial Data, Consultancy, Travel, Medical Applications, Client Contact, Supportive Work Environment

Please note: even if you don't have exactly the background indicated, do contact us now if this type of job is of interest - we may well have similar opportunities that you would be suited to. And of course, we always get your permission before submitting your CV to a company.

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