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PHASTAR is a company run and managed by statisticians, we have continued to grow and are now looking for a Biometrics Manager to join our team. There are a number of reasons you may wish to join the PHASTAR team:

  • We have a number of personnel with more than 15 years’ experience, and a number of staff with PhDs in specialist areas.
  • A better way to work: PHASTAR have a unique approach to statistical consulting and data analysis. Our approach ensures high quality consulting and data analysis.
  • A relaxed place to work. PHASTAR encourages a hard working but friendly and sociable office environment.

Biometrics Manager

in Tokyo, Japan
Start date: As soon as possible
Terms of reference
  • To input into all business strategies – business development, plans and processes for delivery of clinical trial projects, staff development, recruitment and other areas related to business growth
  • Assist in setting up our new Tokyo office and be involved with recruitment activities
  • Line management of a number of senior technical staff, including creation of individual development and growth plans
  • To direct and manage a number of projects to ensure that deliverables are met, ultimately delivering clinical trial projects to agreed timelines with optimal quality
  • Join the PHASTAR management team, to develop and grow the business
  • Liaise with customer management and senior technical staff
  • To support with the recruitment of senior technical personnel in the company e.g. interviewing and selection
  • To plan, monitor and report on resource usage, to ensure projects are delivered to agreed budgets
  • Responsibility for delivery to customer requirements by ensuring projects have adequate resources, guiding project leads and leading by example (prepared to get involved in the design, analysis and reporting of clinical trials where necessary)
  • To help with business development activities, such as client meetings, bids and proposals
  • To plan new projects by estimating resources required
  • To further develop resourcing and financing models for clinical trial reporting projects
  • Inputting and advising on efficient systems and processes, such as SOP development
  • Responsibility for overall project deliveries, including clinical trial reports and other regulatory submission deliverables
  • Project management responsibilities, including allocating staff, predicting and planning resources
  • Responsible for ensuring project teams meet the highest quality standards
  • Maintaining a positive and engaging client relationship with regards to statistical and/or programming issues
  • To represent the company at external industry events
  • Educated to degree level or equivalent within a relevant discipline
  • Experience in a leadership position, working within a clinical trials environment, ideally CRO
  • Experience of project management including working with budgets and allocating resources
  • Experience of line management and ability to allocate and plan resources
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Your perspective:
  • Advancement of your career in an intellectually-stimulating, dynamic, supportive environment
  • Variety of projects in statistical consultancy and clinical trial reporting (range of therapeutic areas and phases)
  • Opportunities to get involved in the management of other statistical and programming staff members

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