Director of Biostatistics

Posted 3 weeks ago
united kingdom
£80,000 - £100,000 per month
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Job Description

Director of Biostatistics

AL Solutions are searching for a Head of Biostatistics to work for an international CRO operating in the UK, Spain, and USA with further plans in 2022 to expand further across Europe. As the Director (Head) of Biostatistics, you will be responsible for leading the entire Biostatistics group of 10+ and supporting with the expansion plans.

You can work remotely in the UK or Spain.

This is an opportunity for you to take full reins over the department with possibility to also head up the Programming/Data Management teams as the overall Head of Biometrics in the near future.

This position will require you to run the department, overseeing the statistical aspects of projects and teams through the management of department managers, internal staff, interaction with Exec-level staff and maintaining processes.


  • Line Management of Biostatistics managers & indirect management of all Biostatistics staff
  • Look at process personnel development, growth, training and leading dept meetings
  • Responsible for the P&Ls of your department
  • Participate in corporation revenue activities and senior leadership meetings related to the Biostatistics/Programming departments
  • Business Development activities including proposal generation and bid defences
  • Recruit, train, and develop staff
  • Strategic in put in development of the department and retaining talent
  • Look at growth strategies for your team
  • Collaborate with Leadership teams across other departments


  • PhD or Masters in Statistics, Biostatistics or a related field
  • 10+ years’ relevant CRO experience within Biostatistics
  • Min. 5+ years’ management experience
  • Ability to lead by example
  • Excellent leadership skills, communication, and organisation skills

If you are interested in a confidential discussion, please apply. Otherwise, check our website for other career opportunities.