Director PK/ PD - Modelling and Simulation - London

Recruiter
Barrington James Ltd
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Healthcare
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
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.

Responsibilities

- 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.

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