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Senior Statistican

  • Posted: 25 Jun 2024
  • Data
  • Utrecht
  • Netherlands
  • Hybrid

About the job

Senior Statistican 

(Utrecht, full-time, #hybrid)


We are looking for a senior biostatistician with established experience in clinical trials. Our new Senior Statistician will be responsible for providing statistical support for clinical trials, designing clinical trial protocols, writing statistical analysis plans, conducting statistical analyses of clinical trial data, and generating reports to support the development of new products.



  • Support and help in development of clinical trial protocols that meet regulatory requirements, scientific objectives, and ethical principles.
  • Develop statistical analysis plans, including sample size calculations, randomization procedures, and statistical methods for efficacy and safety analyses.
  • Conduct statistical analyses of clinical trial data using proper software packages such as SAS and R.
  • Collaborate with study teams and provide statistical guidance on study design, data collection, analysis, and interpretation of clinical trials.
  • Prepare and present statistical plans and study reports.
  • Provide statistical expertise for the preparation of regulatory submissions.
  • Ensure the accuracy, validity, and completeness of data analyses.
  • Stay up to date with the latest statistical methods and regulatory requirements 

About you

  • A master's degree in Statistics, Biostatistics, or related fields (PhD. is preferred)
  • 5+ years of experience in (clinical trial) design and analysis.
  • Strong and broad knowledge of statistical methods for clinical trials, including experience with survival analysis, mixed models, and non-parametric methods.
  • Experience with statistical software's such as SAS and R.
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements for clinical trials, including FDA, EMA, and ICH guidelines.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a team-oriented environment.
  • Strong problem-solving skills and attention to detail.

About us

At Danone, we offer a complete package of benefits, with a competitive primary salary and yearly bonus, but also benefits like a premium free pension, 30 days annual leave and several discounts on a collective health insurance and even on some of our products. In the Netherlands we also offer a hybrid working environment which enables each team to meet our people's desire for flexibility. Across our 3 office hubs in Hoofddorp, Rijswijk and Utrecht this helps us create better opportunities for connection & synergies across our entities, teams, functions and categories.


What’s next?


Hit the “apply now” button. After your application deadline first feedback will follow within 2 weeks. In case you are invited to the selection process you should expect to receive feedback 2 weeks after each step of the process

To comply with GDPR regulations, we cannot process your personal data without given consent. Therefore, we strongly recommend applying directly via our website.


Need more information? Please contact Valerija Usova, Talent Manager via valerija.usova@danone.com.


* all applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.