Statistical Analyst

  • Washington, DC

Job Description

We work as a single firm and draw upon and integrate these different capabilities when this delivers greater value to our clients and investments. This allows us to offer innovative and tailored solutions that we believe in. We are committed to supporting our clients achieve sustainable results through building the capability to deliver change and driving shareholder value. That's our primary focus and we have built an exceptional reputation for doing it successfully with FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 companies as well as with central government departments, in Europe, North America and Asia.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Job Description                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Participates in all aspects of business intelligence and project data – collection, management, technology, research, and analytics in support of excellence on all projects. Participate in the development of a robust support platform to collect, evaluate, and assess clinical trial intelligence. The position will be charged with defining and executing best practices for all data-related areas of new project planning and ongoing project operations.  This position will also collaborate with senior Clinical Trials account team members to grow clinical trial services in new and innovative directions.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Required Skills                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Support personnel and operations of the Clinical Trials Survey Verification Center (SVC) to ensure that the SVC meets all client objectives and is positioned for future growth, by determining its annual resource/staffing needs, as well as developing a long-term plan for SVC utilization and expansion.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Provide Clinical Trials representation on corporate councils and teams to support alignment of corporate Information Systems objectives.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Assist in the design of, and lead the execution of analytics to measure and demonstrate ROI of Clinical Trial projects and identify areas to improve the Clinical Trials group performance.  Work with client teams to define project-specific metrics and reports, ad hoc quantitative analyses, and execute/present interim and final project analysis presentations.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Lead the design and execution of quantitative market research for all Clinical Trial projects to produce actionable insights that will guide and refine patient recruitment and physician engagement initiatives.  Including, but not limited to, site surveys, patient demographics, and field data collection as well as support (as needed) qualitative market research projects.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Identify, define and evaluate potential new directions for Clinical Trials strategic innovation to align new technologies with Corporate strategic objectives in a way that maximizes return on investment.  Assess new clinical opportunities in technologies and research/database partners.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Participate in development of strategic plans and key creative and project briefs to ensure that creative ideas and tactics are developed and delivered to our clients, by bringing the insights generated by market research and analysis to inform and improve these activities.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Required Experience                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1-5 years experience in database technologies, including a basic understanding of technology business analysis                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Knowledge of fundamental methodologies of data analysis, such as basic modeling and linear regression                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Knowledge of SAS/SPSS or other analytic tools preferred                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Strong understanding of marketing/market research practices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Must possess a strong team orientation and have previous demonstrated successes surrounding the ability to conceptualize and thing strategically                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication, presentation, and influence skills                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We immerse ourselves in a client's business, working alongside them in small, senior teams dedicated to helping them identify issues, design solutions and achieve their goals in a pragmatic way: We take an integrated approach linking strategy, people, operations and finance. We focus on key issues that affect performance rather than being methodology led. We align all levels of the organisation from CEO to frontline. We ensure that change is sustainable by transferring capability to the client and building effective teams at all levels. We are committed to delivering results and are willing to put our fees at risk.