Statistician - Durban

Qualifications and experience:
Master’s degree in Statistics
At least 2 years research experience and 2 years statistical analysis experience
Basic understanding of clinical research
Experience working with SAS, R, STATA or another statistical analysis program
Computer programming experience (know at least one computer language)
High level of computer literacy in MS office (Word, Advanced Excel and Outlook)

Duties and Responsibilities:
Statistical consulting
? Consult with researchers and study the relevant documentation for studies, to determine the analysis and requirements of the studies
? Assist with the development of study protocols
? Determine the methods of statistical analysis for studies

Perform statistical analysis
? Perform the required analysis of data
? Present the results of statistical analysis in meaningful formats

Prepare statistical reports
? Assist Project Directors with the interpretation of statistical reports
? Prepare statistical reports for funders, regulatory agencies, etc

Publishing
? Prepare and submit peer reviewed publications
? Prepare and submit sole/primary lead publications

Competencies:
Attention to detail
Analytical ability
Quality orientation
Stress tolerance and able to work under pressure
Managing time and work/deadline driven
Written and verbal communication skills

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