Sr Biostatistician

Kelly Services is currently seeking a Sr Biostatistician to work a contract assignment for one of our top clients. The duration of the assignment is 6 months, but the client has said that extensions are likely and if they feel that you are a good fit there may be the opportunity for the position to turn permanent. The company is based in Deerfield, IL but your role will be remote (so, you would be able to work from home). Training will need to take place onsite in Deerfield for 1-2 weeks at the beginning of the project. Kelly is a full service workforce solutions provider to 98% of the Fortune 100™ companies. We provide employment to more than 700,000 people annually and we deal with some of the largest and best companies both nationally and locally. 

Primary Responsibilities of the Sr Biostatistician includes:

  • Clinical Biostatistician (at least 3 years of recent relevant experience working for a similar company) 
  • Contractor to hire opportunity for the right candidate. 
  • Responsible for study-level statistical expertise. 
  • Represent Statistics function in support of internal clients and customers. 
  • Author and provide input on relevant sections of clinical research and analytical protocols including endpoint specification, study logistics, sample size determination/justification, randomization plans, statistical analysis plans, interim analysis, and stopping rules (if applicable). 
  • Manage data release and review meetings for studies; reviews and participates in finalizing and obtaining approval of final manuscript or final reports for studies. 
  • May be accountable for three or more concurrent clinical studies. 
  • Knowledge of SAS software and general computing in the pharmaceutical area as it relates to clinical trials in research and development. 
  • Strong working knowledge of statistical data analysis and data management principles. 
  • Knowledge of the drug discovery and development process and clinical trial methodology. 
  • General project management skills. 
  • Good oral and written communication. 
  • Good collaborative skills and ability to work with a cross-functional team. 
  • Experience with different clinical phases 
  • Clinical experience in a regulated environment and organization fit are the keys things the manager needs for the team. 

Education and Experience Requirement of the Sr Biostatistician includes

  • Masters/PhD in Statistics 
  • Minimum of 2-5 years recent related clinical experience (closer to 3 years of experience) 

Additional Information:

  • Contract assignment, duration 6 months; extensions are likely (possibility for the position to turn permanent).  
  • Work schedule: full-time, first shift. - Remote work

Kelly Temporary Employee Perks:

  • Group medical, prescription, vision, dental, life, and short-term disability insurance options that are available for purchase—and the coverage is portable*
  • Service bonus plan and Holiday pay plan, if qualified
  • Weekly electronic pay options
  • Free online training campus available
  • Exclusive online employee community
  • Corporate discounts

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This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. To be considered for this position you must submit your resume to the Scientific Recruiter listed below:

Sandy at:

Thank you for your interest in the assignment. 

Why Kelly®?

With Kelly, you’ll have access to some of the world’s highest regarded scientific organizations—providing you with opportunities to work on today’s most challenging, research-intensive, and relevant projects. Our connections can lead you to innovative scientific pursuits you’ll be proud to help advance. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 10,000 scientific professionals last year.

You pursued a career in science to fuel your quest for knowledge and your desire to make the world a better place. Let Kelly fuel your career—connect with us today.

About Kelly®

At Kelly, we’re always thinking about what’s next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, we’re a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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