Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an international biopharmaceutical company focused on improving patients’ lives by identifying, developing and commercializing meaningful products that address unmet medical needs. We are continuing to expand our commercial product portfolio and our research and development pipeline in therapeutic areas that can leverage our unique expertise.
Our therapeutic areas of focus include sleep and hematology/oncology – areas in which we have a deep understanding of the patient journey and a suite of products and product candidates to address critical needs.
We are looking for the best and brightest talent to join our team. If you’re looking to be a part of a company with an unwavering commitment to improving patients’ lives and being a great place to work, we hope you’ll explore our career openings and get to know Jazz Pharmaceuticals.
The Associate Director, Biostatistics will be functioning as a statistical lead on Jazz Pharmaceuticals clinical development projects. This position will work collaboratively with clinicians, data managers, biostatisticians, and statistical programmers in the planning, conduct, and analysis of clinical studies in all phases.
Lead the biostatistics function and personnel to develop and execute statistical strategy, design, and analyses for clinical trials
Manage biostatisticians within the therapeutic area.
Manage CROs regarding statistical activities to ensure timely delivery of quality analysis results
Provide guidelines and standards to CROs to ensure quality of deliverables
Work with department head, peer management, and employees to develop, implement, and maintain department standards and practices
Help design data capture methods and select appropriate study endpoints for clinical programs
Attend meetings with regulatory agencies and support/defend clinical programs
Collaborate with researchers and thought leaders in the planning of clinical development programs and the publication of study data
Present study results to internal and external audiences
Be able to conduct independent research and resolve statistical methodological issues
Develop statistical programs as necessary to perform analysis, prepare data displays, verify data accuracy and validity
Recruit, develop, and supervise internal and external statistical resources to achieve department functional goals
PhD in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related fields;
A minimum of 7 years of experience with at least 1 year of supervisory experience is preferred
Good knowledge of drug development regulations pertinent to statistical analysis
Experience in contributing to NDAs/BLAs submission and defense is required
Proficient SAS programming skills, solid understanding of CDISC models and standards
Excellent writing and communication skills, demonstrated leadership abilities and excellent interpersonal skills.
Jazz Pharmaceuticals is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.