General Information

Location: Remote

Organization: Statistics Collaborative

Job Type: Full Time - Regular

Description and Requirements

JOB SUMMARY:  The Senior Director Biostatistics will provide oversight on multiple complicated projects. This position will collaborate and work effectively with the project team and will have direct supervision over lower-level Biostatisticians.


To be considered for U.S.-based positions unless currently employed by WCG, where permitted by applicable law (including any applicable reasonable accommodation, medical or religious exemption), candidates must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by start date.

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS: M.S. or equivalent degree in statistics, or related field, PhD preferred

QUALIFICATIONS/EXPERIENCE: At least ten years of post-Master’s industry experience in clinical trials

ESSENTIAL DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES: To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty and responsibility satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills, and/or ability required.

  • Focuses on more complicated projects and client relationships
  • Assumes major responsibilities for clients and for the client’s projects. A Senior Director of Biostatistics determines the level of staffing required for the project and manages both its statistical and financial aspects.
  • A member of professional societies, attends meetings of these societies, and presents papers or posters at least every other year.
  • May serve as a peer reviewer of scientific manuscripts and proposals.
  • Remain abreast of current advances in biostatistics.
  • Other duties as assigned by supervisor. These may, on occasion, be unrelated to the position described here.
  • Attendance and punctuality are essential functions of the position.

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsible for the management and evaluation of an assigned team.  Such responsibilities may include training; planning, assigning, and directing work; conducting performance appraisals; and addressing/resolving complaints and issues.


PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to perform sedentary work which includes sitting for long periods of time and occasionally required to lift 25lbs (11.3 kg). Further guidance on physical activities, requirements, visual acuity, and working conditions is available in HCM.

Tasks, duties, and responsibilities as listed in this job description are not exhaustive. The Company, at its sole discretion and with no prior notice, may assign other tasks, duties, and job responsibilities. Equivalent experience, skills, and/or education will also be considered so qualifications of incumbents may differ from those listed in the Position Description. The Company, at its sole discretion, will

determine what constitutes as equivalent to the qualifications described above. Further, nothing contained herein should be construed to create an employment contract. Occasionally, required skills/experiences for jobs are expressed in brief terms.

WCG is proud to be an equal opportunity employer – Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, marital status, disability, veteran status or any other status protected by law.