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Epidemiology Associate Director - London, United Kingdom,

Exciting Long term Contracting working in a global pharma as an Epidemiology Associate Director

Your new company

My client is a top 20 Pharma who are looking for an Associate Director in Epidemiology to join their team on a 7 month contract ideally starting in November. We currently have a strong pipeline of new products due to be launched into the market soon making this an exciting time to join. The role as an Epidemiology Associate Director is a role with a mixture of strategy and scientific so you will be expected to have a M.Sc. or a PhD in a science.

Your new role
Epidemiologists support drug discovery and development as well as commercialisation of pharmaceuticals. Major activities include: critical appraisal and synthesis of relevant epidemiological literature; design, initiation, management, conduct, analysis, and reporting of epidemiological studies, including observational and interventional studies; and development of medical evidence plans to fill critical knowledge gaps, including support to specialised areas (e.g. biomarker development, disease modelling, & health economics).

What you'll need to succeed

To be a successful applicant you will need:

  • Ph.D. or equivalent in epidemiology
  • Experience in the pharmaceutical industry
  • Experience managing complex medical evidence plans
  • Sustained productivity in epidemiological research as manifest by successful design, execution, and publication of original epidemiological research relevant to drug discovery and development (e.g., drug safety) or commercialisation in peer-reviewed journal


What you'll get in return

Here is a chance for you to join the Senior Leadership Team in a top 20 Pharma. This opportunity allows you to gain experience and exposure of how we operate and work ultimately allowing you to gain valuable transferable experience within a top Pharma where you will be able to utilise throughout your career. Not only will you be gaining exposure into a new organisation but you will also get the opportunity to build your network within the industry.

What you need to do now
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