Director PK/ PD - Modelling and Simulation - London

Barrington James Ltd
London (Greater)
13 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Qualified candidates will have the ability to work on a variety of therapeutic indications and data types and must be recognized experts in applied Population PK and PK/PD modelling and simulation to help design and conduct PK/PD modelling and simulation to support drug development.

We are looking for Pharmacometricians that want to:

- Deepen their strategic drug development expertise and broaden experience in the drug development process in general.

- Deepen their pharmacometric techniques with fit-for-purpose modeling approach leveraging e.g. model-based meta-analysis and E-R trial-simulations by working alongside the expert consultants.

- To broaden and deepen their therapeutic expertise by working with a myriad of companies and drug development programs.

- Continue to develop - Strategic Consulting is the largest pharmacometric consultancy organization in the world and assures that various career pathways are offered to match the ambition and personal interests of their consultants.


- Support projects for clients by working in teams with other Associates, expert modelers, and drug development consultants.

- Hands on PK/PD modeling on client projects as a billable consultant.

- May supervise project contributions of Associates.

- May lead/coordinate company initiatives (e.g. IT, methodology, efficiency, automation, quality).

- May act as the primary point of contact for clients and collaborate with the manager in business development.

- Conduct quality control and quality assurance activities on model codes and reports.

Skills & Abilities

- PhD, MD, PharmD in Pharmaceutical Sciences, Pharmacology, Toxicology, Statistics, Mathematics, or related field

- 3 to 5 years of industry/consulting experience (may be combined with academic research) working in R&D, pre-clinical and clinical environments.

- Solid experience in pharmacometrics, clinical pharmacology, pharmacokinetics, or a related discipline in a project team setting is preferred, whether in academia or industry.

- Expertise in PK/PD modelling with strong quantitative skills

- Advanced user of modelling software such as WinNonlin Phoenix, NONMEM, S-Plus/R

- Experience in moving compounds through the clinical trials process and experience with various elements of clinical development and trial design and management and filings preferred.

- Experience in a specific therapeutic area, such as oncology, cardiovascular, immunotherapy or pediatric products is of interest.

- Proficient in spoken and written English

A very competitive starting salary - outstanding benefits including Holiday, Healthcare, Pension and Bonus

Please direct all questions (if necessary) to "Chris" at ************************** cswain (at) barringtonjames (dot) com alongside a copy of your CV.