Clinical Pharmacology Statistician


Basel, BS, CH



About Idorsia Pharmaceuticals Ltd

Idorsia Ltd is reaching out for more - We have more ideas, we see more opportunities and we want to help more patients.
In order to achieve this, we want to develop Idorsia into one of Europe’s leading biopharmaceutical companies, with a strong scientific core.
Headquartered in Switzerland - a European biotech hub - Idorsia is specialized in the discovery and development of small molecules, to transform the horizon of therapeutic options. Idorsia has a broad portfolio of innovative drugs in the pipeline, an experienced team, a fully-functional research center, and a strong balance sheet – the ideal constellation to bringing R&D efforts to business success.
Idorsia was listed on the SIX Swiss Exchange (ticker symbol: IDIA) in June 2017 and has over 1,100 highly qualified specialists dedicated to realizing our ambitious targets.


We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated Clinical Pharmacology Statistician  to join our team !

Job Responsibilities


  • Support early clinical (Phase 1/2a) studies with statistical data analysis
  • Responsibility for statistical contributions, writing of parts of study protocols
  • Development of statistical analysis plans, definition of planned analyses, primary and secondary endpoints, statistical hypothesis tests, and sample size calculations
  • Responsibility for statistical analysis plans including mock tables, figures, and listings, production of final results, contributions to clinical study reports and publications
  • Programming and validation of statistical evaluations, listings, tabulations, and graphics for clinical study reports
  • Documentation of methods and procedures
  • Working according to ICH-GCP and other relevant guidelines 
  • Ensuring that all functional activities are performed to meet defined timelines, budget, and quality specifications 
  • Active collaboration with Clinical Pharmacology colleagues

Candidate's Requirements


  • University degree (or equivalent) in statistics, mathematics, computer science, or related discipline
  • Experience in biostatistics and/or programming in a pharmaceutical company or a clinical research organization
  • Good knowledge of programming languages (in particular SAS, R is helpful)
  • Knowledge of data management basics such as CDISC SDTM and ADaM standards
  • Knowledge of clinical trial processes 
  • Communicate effectively in English (verbally and written)
  • Act as a Team player


Depending on the successful candidates' experience in the field the position could be offered as a Senior role.

What Idorsia offers


•    Exciting opportunities for development and professional growth within our dynamic organization
•    A collaborative and solution-oriented environment where you can make a difference
•    An innovative and open culture in a truly multicultural environment
•    A competitive salary and generous benefits

Work Location: Allschwil - Basel Area
Country: Switzerland
Business Area: Global Clinical Development - Clinical Pharmacology
Schedule: Full time
Job Type: Permanent
Job ID: 3646


At Idorsia, we harness the power of difference, authenticity, and inclusion to achieve business success.
We encourage all potential candidates with diverse backgrounds of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, and disability to submit their job applications. All applicants will receive consideration.
We are committed to fostering respect, fairness, and equal opportunities for all job applicants and our employees.

Please be informed that if you are selected for this position, your employment will be subject to a pre-employment background screening process, of which you would be informed in greater detail in due course.

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