Responsibilities : Operations :
Assure efficient and profitable performance of our suite of analytic services creating a sustainable and scalable resource for EvA as well as broader Certara organization.
Assure efficient cross resourcing and collaboration with other EvA and Certara-wide teams on multidisciplinary and global projects and programs
Support Business Development as needed, including client account management, proposal development, bid defense, etc.
Support internal scientific and technical development such as methodology or software developments
Participate actively to the development of cross functional projects support
Serve as an internal senior expert and support internal / external trainings and communications in data science, modelling and simulation or related quantitative sciences
Talent management :
Oversee current team of international analytics and modeling staff (approximately 15 staff) and recruit additional staff commensurate with growth for the business
Recruit top tier talent to build upon the existing team to solidify Certara’s position as one of the top providers in the area of of model informed drug development and commercialization, including advance real-world data analytics, predictive modeling and simulation.
Oversee a measurement and reward framework that includes goal setting, KPIs, variable rewards structures, etc. that drive behaviors that are supportive of individual and team success.
Cultivate a high-performance yet collaborative culture that can drive sustained growth.
As part of executive committee, seniority and indirect leadership expected across EvA business.
Education, Experience, Training, and Knowledge :
PhD in a quantitative discipline such as statistics, mathematics, physics, etc.
At least 10 years of relevant post-graduate work experience and at least 5 years in a management role
Experience in a CRO, in the pharma industry or health-related consultancy is a strong plus
Exposure to pharmaco-epidemiology, Real World Data / Evidence, market access and HEOR is a strong plus
Experience of managing highly numerate PhD-level scientists is a plus
A world-class publication record is a plus
Skills & Abilities :
Experience with Bayesian modelling is essential
Deep understanding and wide experience in a range of statistical, mathematical and algorithmic techniques
Hands-on experience and strong skills in statistical programming with more than one package (R, SAS, WinBUGS, C++, etc.)
Business acumen for advanced analytical services in the healthcare sector
Ability to conceive and implement modelling and simulation solutions for complex business or public health issues, in challenging timelines
Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple projects, in multidisciplinary, multi-country and multi-cultural working environments
Strong communication skills, spoken and written, including to communicate results from complex analysis audience to decision makers or senior management
Professional English written and spoken
OTHER INFORMATION :
Number of Employees Supervised : 15
Percentage of Travel Required : 10-20%
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