OCTRU Senior Medical Statistician

University of Oxford
February 03, 2023
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OCTRU Senior Medical Statistician

Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences, Botnar Research Centre, Windmill Road, Oxford, OX3 7LD

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Senior Medical Statistician based at the Oxford Clinical Trials Research Unit (OCTRU), co-located within the Centre for Statistics in Medicine in its host department of the Nuffield Department of Orthopaedics, Rheumatology and Musculoskeletal Sciences (NDORMS) based at the Botnar Research Centre, Oxford.

As a Senior Medical Statistician, you will take a lead role in the analysis of large complex data sets that have been generated as a result of funded non- commercial clinical trials. Also to support the statistical aspects of systematic reviews to underpin grant applications and other activities. Within the role, post holders can expect to participate in strategic planning with the Statistics Group within OCTRU, develop methodology, to supervise junior staff and to be involved in grant writing.

Additionally, the post holder will lead, or oversee as the senior statistician in the analysis of large and complex data sets that have been collected or are currently being collected by trials on the OCTRU portfolio https: // www. ndorms.ox.ac.uk/octru/trials-portfolio ; input into a range of clinical research on the statistical aspects of the work; and provide written statistical input into protocols and ethics committee submissions. You will also approve and/or prepare statistical documents such as statistical analysis plans (SAPs), the analysis and reports to oversight committee meetings, the final analysis and related statistical reports, final study reports and study publications, and contribute to the dissemination of research findings via peer reviewed publications and presentations at investigator meetings and national/international meetings.

You will have a postgraduate degree in medical statistics (or near to completion) or equivalent experience. You will have specialist knowledge in analysis of complex and longitudinal data, and considerable experience working as a statistician, including conducting consultations without further statistical support, designing clinical research, contributing to grant applications, active running of research, analysing data and paper writing for peer-reviewed journals. You will also, be fluent in key aspects of study design and analysis, and aware of the latest statistical techniques. Previous experience of working with junior statisticians and experience of working within a UKCRC clinical trials unit are desirable.

This is a full-time fixed term appointment for 3 years in the first instance.

You will be based in the Botnar Research Centre but you may be able to agree a pattern of regular remote working with your line manager.

The closing date for this position is 12 noon on 3rd February 2023. You will be required to upload a CV and supporting statement as part of your online application.

Contact Person : HR Team, NDORMS Vacancy ID : 163065 Contact Phone : Closing Date & Time : 03-Feb-2023 12:00 Pay Scale : STANDARD GRADE 8 Contact Email : [email protected] Salary (£) : £43,414 – £51,805 p.a.

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