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Biostatistician at the Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research

The Swiss Group for Clinical Cancer Research (www.sakk.ch) employs more than 70 coworkers at the SAKK Coordinating Center in Bern. According to our vision “We advance cancer care“, we are a non-profit organization conducting clinical trials in oncology since 1965. We are looking for an enthusiastic person to join our team immediately or upon agreement as

Biostatistician 80 - 100 %

Your tasks:
• Ensure sound statistical planning, analysis, reporting, and publication of clinical tri-als and the associated research projects (e.g. translational research, quality of life, etc.) as well as registry projects
• Provide input, discuss and develop trial proposals with investigators
• Review relevant documents (e.g. trial proposals, statistical analysis plans, clinical study reports, etc.)
• Work with Clinical Data Managers and Statistical Programmers to ensure high data quality
• Provide statistical support and advice to other biostatisticians within the Statistics team and to physicians in the SAKK network
• Keep up to date with developments in statistics and oncology through literature re-view, conference attendance, etc.
• Initiate and perform methodological research in medical statistics when appropriate

About you:
• Ph.D. or Master’s Degree / Diploma in statistics or a related field with at least 2 years of experience as statistician
• Experience in clinical trials, in oncology and/or working as a statistical consultant would be an asset
• Knowledge in trial design and survival analysis is desirable, but not a recommenda-tion
• Familiar with statistical software packages such as SAS, R or S-Plus
• Strong problem solving skills and ability to work both independently and in interdis-ciplinary teams
• Very good project management skills, ability to work efficiently in several parallel projects
• Excellent written and oral communication skills in English
• Ability to communicate in German

We offer:
• The opportunity to participate in leading Swiss oncological research
• Flexible working hours, good holiday package and possibility to work from home
• Advantageous employment conditions and a friendly working environment
• The chance to do statistical work that matters

For more information, you may contact Stefanie Hayoz, PhD, Head of Statistics (+41 31 508 42 20). We look forward to receiving your application online at https://www.sakk.ch/de/stellen/biostatistician-80-100 or by email (in PDF format) with the note "Biostatistician" to job@sakk.ch

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