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Our client is looking for an experienced Biostatistician for a contract position. If you are an experienced Biostatistician, this position could be the next great step in your career. You must have extensive experience providing statistical support and SAS programming support for clinical trials. This includes participating in SAP development, preparing and reviewing programming specifications, analyzing data and reviewing case report forms (CRFs), and database structures.  


  • Apply knowledge of statistics, statistical programming and pharmaceutical regulations to fulfill primary duties
  • Prepare and review statistical analysis plans (including shell tables, listings, and figures)
  • Prepare and review programming specifications used in creating analysis datasets, tables, listings, and figures
  • Perform efficacy and safety analyses for clinical trials data and participate in validation and quality control of statistical output
  • Contribute to the development and improvement of standards for statistical activities
  • Work closely with data management and database teams in the development of CRFs, database specifications, and database validation checks. Implement and support CDISC (both SDTM and ADaM) and other regulatory standards
  • Perform other duties as requested by management
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Assists with creating, revising, and reviewing SOPs as needed


  • One to 4 years of experience in analyzing clinical trials data, including a minimum of 1 year of that experience in a pharmaceutical or CRO setting
  • Must have knowledge of basic statistical concepts, must have strong SAS programming skills, including data manipulation and statistical analysis procedures, and must have experience with Word, Excel, and PowerPoint


  • PhD or Master’s Degree in Statistics or a closely related field

To be a best-fit your strengths must include

  • Strong Communicator. You will have extensive correspondence that relies on you being conversant in regulatory guidelines and clinical terminology. 
  • Organized. You’re an efficient time-manager and can handle the pressure of meeting multiple strict deadlines. 
  • Ability to work independently and with a team: You will be collaborating and often contributing to discussions amongst internal teams; you also work effectively without a lot of support or structure. 
  • Problem-Solvers.  As an action-oriented self-starter, you’re eager to apply your expertise in diagnosing inefficiencies, determining root causes, and recommending solutions to complex challenges.
  • Personable. You establish and nurture highly effective relationships with colleagues and key stakeholders that support and advance project goals and objectives.   
  • Credible. Thorough understanding of clinical methodologies and providing sound analytical support, you quickly establish credibility as a reliable resource.  

About Advanced Clinical

Advanced Clinical is an award-winning clinical development organization that provides global services including CRO, Functional Support, Quality & Validation, Patient Recruitment and Retention, and Strategic Talent Acquisition solutions for pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology, and medical device organizations. Our mission is to deliver a truly better clinical experience for our clients and candidates. To learn more about Advanced Clinical which has been named to Chicago Tribune’s Top Workplaces, Chicago’s Best and Brightest Companies, and Best of Staffing Talent & Client, visit

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