Data Linkage Specialist
The ICR is ranked as the UK’s leading academic research centre. Our unique partnership with The Royal Marsden and ‘bench-to-bedside’ approach allows us to create and deliver results in a way that other institutions cannot. Together we are rated in the top five cancer centres globally.
The ICR is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the best minds in the world to join us in our mission – to make the discoveries that defeat cancer.
- Do you like the challenge of complex datasets?
- Do you want variety in your work and opportunities to apply your statistical knowledge across a number of therapeutic areas in oncology?
- Would you like to work as part of a multi-disciplinary research team and with like-minded statisticians?
The Institute of Cancer Research, one of the world’s leading cancer research centres, is looking for a statistician to join the Clinical Trials and Statistics Unit (ICR-CTSU) at its Sutton site in Surrey. You will be a motivated statistician and will work on the statistical development, oversight and analysis of a number of multi-centre phase II/III clinical trials and/or associated translational biomarker research studies cross our national and international portfolio.
The successful applicant will have a post-graduate qualification in statistics or a first degree in statistics and practical experience in medical statistics, a sound understanding of randomised controlled trials and experience with survival analysis methods and applying statistical methods to real data.
Good communication skills, including excellent written and spoken English, are essential to liaise with multi-disciplinary team members across multiple studies. You should also be happy to work individually as well as part of a wider team. In addition, working knowledge of statistical software (e.g. Stata, R) is required.
Appointment will be on a fixed term contract for 2 years in the first instance, with the potential for renewal thereafter.
We consider all applications on merit and have a strong commitment to enhancing the diversity of our staff.
Further information may be obtained by emailing ICR-CTSU at the following address: - email@example.com. This email address is for information only.
Applications should be made via the e-recruitment system on the ICR website. When applying please upload your CV and a supporting statement outlining why you would be suitable for this position including how you meet the person specification and give the names and contact details of two referees.
For more details please click on the link provided for the job description and person specification.
Interviews will be held in the week commencing 3 February 2020.
This Program is closed to applications.