Statistician

  • Location

    London

  • Sector:

    Education & Academia

  • Salary:

    £33,797 to £40,322 plus London Allowance of £3,147

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-11-30

  • Client:

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The role:

We are looking for 2 statisticians (1 full time and 1 part time at 0.5 FTE)  to conduct statistical and programming tasks in the EUROlinkCAT project under the guidance of the Professor of Medical Statistics and Dr Joachim Tan. The successful applicants will collaborate with and analyse the data from 22 congenital anomaly registries in 14 European countries in the project, as well as contribute to centralised pooled analyses of results. The post is based in London, UK, however the present COVID-19 circumstances mean there will be remote working involved, at least temporarily.

Key attributes of the successful applicant include:

  • An undergraduate or postgraduate degree in mathematics, statistics or allied discipline

  • Experience of research in medical statistics, epidemiology or a closely related discipline

  • Proficiency in using and programming mainstream statistical packages (e.g. STATA, SPSS, SAS or R)

  • Experience of meta-analysis and analysis of aggregate data

  • Ability to collaborate with individuals from varying specialties

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills

  • A high level of accuracy and attention to detail

  • Enthusiasm for population-based research

  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with limited supervision

Flexible working, including part-time or reduced hours of work, opportunities to work from home for many posts, compressed hours and local flexibility in agreeing start and finish times of work are among the extra benefits offered by St George’s, University of London.

Closing date: 30 November 2020

Interviews will take place during the week of 14 December 2020.