We have an exciting opportunity for an Expert Statistician to support Integration Activities in the Basel Area.

This is a 12 months’ contract (likely to be prolonged beyond a year)

Expert Statistician


Lead statistical activities related to the integration of two organisations, including the following:

  • Implementation of the data visualization system to improve efficiency of the medical review and central clinical monitoring
  • Align the statistical analysis plan and programming specification templates
  • Develop a process for managing the data sharing initiatives (internal and external)
  • Contribute to the implementation of and migration of clinical studies to a new statistical computing environment (SCE)
  • Lead the activities related to migration of studies to a new data warehouse
  • Contribute to the data planning meeting implementation workstream and other cross-functional activities as needed
  • Collaborate with other clinical development functions to ensure alignment between the different integration workstreams
  • Prepare the training and communication materials for the biostatistics department
  • Represent the statistical department in the integration team


  • At least 8 years of experience as a clinical statistician
  • BSc in Applied Statistics, or MSc in Statistics or related discipline, or PhD in Statistics
  • Excellent team player
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good project management skills
  • Demonstrated expertise in developing, maintaining or updating processes
  • Excellent knowledge of Good Clinical Practice (GCP), laws and ICH
  • Has a good understanding of the software and systems used in Biostatistics in clinical development
  • Good knowledge of data collection principles and software (CRF, eDC)
  • Good knowledge of CDISC and common data model principles
  • Excellent knowledge in statistical application to clinical trials in at least 2 different disease areas
  • Sound experience in different phases of clinical drug development
  • Knowledge of international clinical research regulations and requirements;
  • Capability to manage outsourcing activities
  • Capability to work toward deadlines, plan and deliver accordingly
  • Problem-solving skills
  • High level of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Work efficiently in a matrix-managed environment
  • Strong spoken and written English

Are you interested in this challenging opportunity?
Then we look forward to your application via our online-portal or directly to Madeleine Wirz (madeleine.wirz@swisselect.ch)*

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