We have an exciting opportunity for an RWE Statistician / Project Statistician in the Basel Area.
This is a 12 months’ contract (likely to be prolonged beyond a year)


RWE Statistician / Project Statistician

THE PRIMARY FOCUS of the RWE Statistician / Project Statistician is

  • To conduct descriptive and comparative research of patient-level data from registries (e.g. Post-authorization safety studies / epidemiology and non-interventional)
  • To support HA submission related deliverables (e.g. Submission Plan, Briefing Books, SAP) based on the registries

  • Contribute to the statistical design of patient-level data registries
  • Lead the development of the SAP(s) for interim and final reports
  • Contribute to the exploratory analysis and communicate results through internal/external presentations and publications.
  • Oversee and manage the statistical CROs and external partners (deliverables and relationship)
  • Interact constructively with regulatory authorities on statistical issues
  • Act as a Project Statistician
  • Ensure statistical and scientific robustness of the study design and statistical analyses
  • Present statistical aspects of study design, analyses and results in internal and external meetings
  • Supervise and mentor a team of statisticians
  • Safeguard adequate resource planning and adherence to timelines


  • MSc or PhD in Statistics, Epidemiology, Health Economics or related field with strong methodological and statistical background
  • Demonstrated experience in clinical development or Epidemiology (pharmaceutical companies, biotech’s or CROs): At least 8 years of experience.
  • At least 4 years in the role of a Senior Statistician
  • At least 2 years in the role of a Project or Principal Statistician
  • Experience with filing and submissions (NDA)
  • Good working knowledge of SAS, CDISC, ADaM  
  • Talent to mentor junior statisticians and statistical programmers
  • Will and skill to manage outsourcing activities
  • Ability to work efficiently in a matrix-managed environment
  • Business Proficiency in 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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