Sr Manager, Biostatistics

Employer
Kite Pharma
Location
Santa Monica, CA, United States
Posted
Oct 23, 2020
Ref
R0015903
Required Education
Associate Degree
Position Type
Full time
Kite is continuing to hire for all open roles. Our interview process may be conducted virtually and some roles will be asked to temporarily work from home. Over the coming weeks and months, we will be implementing a phased approach to bringing employees back to site to ensure the health and safety of our teams.

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Job Description

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  • Works collaboratively with Statistical Programmers, Biostatisticians, Clinical Research Associates, Clinical Data Managers and other Clinical, Global Drug Safety, Regulatory and Project Management staff to meet project deliverables and timelines for statistical data analysis and reporting.
  • Directs internal and external teams across multifunctional project or functional areas, leads initiatives to gather, organize, and analyze data from different sources such as virology, Case Report Forms, and patient tracking, works with management and Human Resources to satisfy short-term staffing needs, defends statistical aspects with regulatory agencies, develops staff capabilities, and recognizes/rewards desired performance.
  • Is expected to oversee and contribute to the completion of all technical and operational statistical activities for a group of clinical trials for a compound/indication or equivalent through management of internal and external resources.
  • Leads two or more components of departmental strategic initiatives.
  • Examines functional issues from a broader organization perspective.
  • Proven ability to determine the functions most critical to company success and to support priorities within functional area.
  • Anticipates obstacles and difficulties of clients and acts to meet goals.


Basic Qualifications:
  • BS degree in Biostatistics or equivalent and 8+ years of industry experience in the statistical analysis of biomedical data using SAS® software
  • MS degree in Biostatistics or equivalent and 6+ years of industry experience in the statistical analysis of biomedical data using SAS® software
  • PhD degree in Biostatistics or equivalent and 4+ year of industry experience in the statistical analysis of biomedical data using SAS® software


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to pull together and lead highly effective teams and create a clear sense of direction.
  • Proven ability to design and use all available vehicles for effective scientific communication within and outside the company.
  • Able to directly supervise personnel.


Kite is a biopharmaceutical company engaged in the development of innovative cancer immunotherapies with a goal of providing rapid, long-term durable response and eliminating the burden of chronic care. The company is focused on chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) and T cell receptor (TCR) engineered cell therapies designed to empower the immune system's ability to recognize and kill tumors. Kite is based in Santa Monica, CA. For more information on Kite, please visit www.kitepharma.com. Sign up to follow @KitePharma on Twitter at www.twitter.com/kitepharma.

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