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Epidemiologist - Real World Evidence

Vancouver
Permanent
Reference: JR064061
This vacancy has now expired.
Description

At ICON, it's our people that set us apart.

As a global provider of drug development solutions, our work is serious business. But that doesn't mean you can't have fun while you do it. With our vision to be the partner of choice in drug development, we hire only the best and brightest in the industry. Are you one of them?

We are looking for passionate, resilient, and inspiring individuals to join our team. As an Epidemiologist, you will provide methodological expertise relating to the design and conduct of studies, will perform or support the analyses, and will contribute to reporting and interpreting the findings.

The role

  • Manage and deliver projects including preparation of reports and other deliverables
  • Be responsible for the technical delivery of projects, including coordinating and delegating to junior team members, performing study-related tasks, and acting as the primary client and subcontractor contact
  • Provide methodological guidance on technical issues related to study design and bias minimization, and analytic planning
  • Participate in the development of publications/scientific communications
  • Design the tabular and graphical summaries for reporting study results
  • Prepare methods and results sections for reports
  • Providing support for other members of the team
  • Proposal writing
  • Contributing to systematic literature reviews
  • Coordinating patient studies
  • Collecting costing and resource utilization data from multiple sources (often requires liaison with other health information agencies internationally)
  • Assisting in the preparation ethics approval submissions
  • Report writing and formatting

What you need

  • MSc or PhD a relevant quantitative discipline, or BSc, with significant relevant experience
  • Excellent organizational skills including written and verbal communication
  • Detail oriented with the ability to multi-task efficiently
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills, coupled with strong interpersonal skills
  • Three years or more of relevant work experience
  • A strong desire to learn and gain a deep understanding of the work of the department
  • The ability to work effectively as part of a team
  • Flexibility and a willingness to respond to the needs of the department
  • An interest in health care decision making
  • The ability to take on managerial responsibilities
 

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