Senior Epidemiologist in London

  • Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
  • REF Number: 00044942
  • Consultant: Mary Bolt
  • Contact: 01438 768717
  • Date Published: 12.03.2019
  • Sector: Epidemiology
  • Location: London
  • Discipline: Other

Mary Bolt at CK Group is recruiting for a Senior Epidemiologist to join a leading, global CRO at their site based in London on a permanent basis.

The Company:

Our client is a Global business providing a wide range of services to the Clinical Research and Pharmaceutical Industries.


This role is located in central London and the site is easily commutable from the home counties as it is within easy reach of train and tube stations.

The Role:

Your main duties will be to:- Lead the design, execution and reporting of real-world database (RWD) studies.

  • Lead the writing of study protocols, statistical analysis plans and study reports.
  • Provide methodological insights and senior review in support of various study documents and provide scientific and methodological expertise to teams and clients on various aspects of study design to address research questions.
  • Manage teams, both at the project level and as a line manager.

Further responsibilities will include:

  • Developing abstracts, manuscripts and/or presentations to conferences for projects.
  • Contributing to business development activities and proposal writing.
  • Contributing to improving operational efficiencies of workflows, including writing of internal guidance documents (e.g., SOPs and quality management documents).

Your Background:

The ideal candidate for this role will have:

  • Been educated to degree level or ideally above (MSc/PhD) in epidemiology, public health or a related discipline with post-graduate work experience in real-world evidence.
  • Experience designing and executing prospective or retrospective database studies and exposure to working with large real-world healthcare databases as well as ideally having prior experience of working in a consultancy, CRO or healthcare service.
  • Evidence of previous experience utilising large-scale anonymous patient level retrospective healthcare databases populated with EMR data such as the CPRD or THIN.
  • Excellent time management skills, contributing to multiple projects with competing timelines and excellent written and verbal communication skills.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Mary Bolt on 01438 768717 or email Alternatively, please click on the link below to apply online now. Please note that your CV should show exact dates of employment (month and year) and any gaps of a month or more should be explained.

CK Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and welcomes applications from all who meet our selection criteria.

If you do not hear back from us within 5 working days of your application for this role, it means that on this occasion you have not been shortlisted for the next stage of the recruitment campaign. Entitlement to work in the EEA is essential. Please quote reference 44942 in all correspondence.

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