Director, Manufacturing and Applied Statistics

  • Salary: Up to £110,000 per annum
  • REF Number: 00048330
  • Consultant: Stephanie Maccioni
  • Contact: 01438 768713
  • Date Published: 30.06.2020
  • Sector: Non-Specific
  • Location: Outer London, Home Counties
  • Discipline: Biometrics

CK Clinical are recruiting for a Director, Manufacturing and Applied Statistics to join a leading global pharmaceutical company, to be based at their Buckinghamshire offices.

The Role:

As Director, Manufacturing and Applied Statistics you will provide strategic leadership to a team primarily focusing upon manufacturing sciences and also some other specialized applied areas such as immunological assay development and safety for biologics and vaccines.

Key duties will include:

  • Strategic leadership both internally and externally, based on understanding of business needs that require statistical and data science support for good decisions.
  • Technical leadership both internally and externally. Critical thinking for develop options for problem solving is required. Equally important is first-hand translation of ideas into pragmatic solutions of speed and quality, via appropriate research and application of statistical methodology.
  • Collaboration with researchers on experimental design, data analysis, interpretation and communication of data evidence for research, development, and/or marketed product needs. End-to-end excellence from first consultation to reporting deliverable is required.
  • Serving as a statistics representative for cross-functional teams.
  • Lead and co-authorships of publications and presentations.


  • PhD/Master's degree in Statistics or related Quantitative Sciences field with commensurate experience gained in the pharmaceutical industry.
  • Proficiency of R statistical software or similar Data Science programming language. This will need to be proven with evidence during the interviewing process.
  • Proven written, oral, and personal interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work autonomously and within a team environment.
  • Demonstrated ability to work in interdisciplinary contexts outside statistics.
  • Demonstrated team leadership skills
  • Experience producing publications.

Full job description available upon request.


For more information or to apply for this Director position, please contact Stephanie Maccioni on 01438 768713 or email, quoting job ref 48330.

It is essential that applicants hold entitlement to work in the UK.


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