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Vice President, Statistics

Company: BeiGene, Ltd. APAC
Location: Fulton
Posted on: June 12, 2021

Job Description:

BeiGene continues to grow at a rapid pace with challenging and exciting opportunities for experienced professionals. When considering candidates, we look for scientific and business professionals who are highly motivated, collaborative, and most importantly, share our passionate interest in fighting cancer.

General Description:

  • Leads and manages teams of statisticians that provide expert statistical, clinical trial and drug development advice and support to the clinical development programs for clinical projects including team members in both China and US.

  • Allocates the appropriate level of statistical support for projects and ensures that the objectives, standards, and other commitments are met.

  • Partners with heads of Clinical Science, Data Management, Clinical Operations and other leaders to ensure the delivery on project commitments.

  • Provides strategic input for the drug development plan and execution

Essential Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Recruit, train, develop, coach and manage statisticians in the organization.

  • Develop and implement the Biostatistics vision.

  • Liaise with other company function to influence, shape and drive unified strategies and other relevant enterprise efforts.

  • Provide executive review for clinical development plan, Protocol, SAP, CSR and other submission documents.

  • Oversee the research activities for innovative statistical methods and applications in clinical trial development.

  • Influence the broader clinical organization with respect to clinical development decisions and data interpretation.

  • If needed, serve as statistical representative and lead in the cross-functional teams for the strategic planning and execution for product development.

  • If needed, serve as statistical representative for regulatory interactions

  • Ensure the existence of and adherence to relevant SOPs.

  • Assessment of individual performance on an ongoing basis and at regular review sessions.

  • Communicate a clear vision, inspire and motivate the biostatistics department.


  • PhD or equivalent degree in statistics/biostatistics with a minimum of 15 years relevant work experience across multiple therapeutics areas.

  • Five (5) years managing a large, global team or group.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills.

  • Demonstrate strong interest in statistical research activities and in application of novel methods to clinical trial development.

  • Experience with filings for major regulatory bodies and good understanding of worldwide regulatory requirements

  • Thinks broadly, strategically, and timely when preventing, solving or managing problems, thinks quickly under pressure.

  • Prepared to make decisions and take calculated risks, synthesizes detailed information, makes sound decisions based on risk assessment and balancing of priorities

  • Experience in oncology drug development is preferred.


Ethics - Treats people with respect; inspires the trust of others; works with integrity and ethically; upholds organizational values.

Communication - Listens and gets clarification; responds well to questions; speaks clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; writes clearly and informatively; able to read and interpret written information.

Teamwork - Balances team and individual responsibilities; gives and welcomes feedback; contributes to building a positive team spirit; puts success of team above own interests; supports everyone's efforts to succeed; contributes to building a positive team spirit; shares expertise with others.

Adaptability - Able to adapt to changes in the work environment; manages competing demands; changes approach or method to best fit the situation; able to deal with frequent change, delays, or unexpected events.

Technical Skills - Assesses own strengths and opportunities for development; pursues training and opportunities for growth; strives to continuously build knowledge and skills; shares expertise with others.

Dependability - Follows instructions and responds to management direction; takes responsibility for own actions; keeps commitments; commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals; completes tasks on time or notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.

Quality - Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness; looks for ways to improve and promote quality; applies feedback to improve performance; monitors own work to ensure quality.

Analytical - Synthesizes complex or diverse information; collects and researches data; uses intuition and experience to complement data.

Problem Solving - Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; gathers and analyzes information skillfully.

Project Management - Communicates changes and progress; completes projects on time and budget.

We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity. BeiGene does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Keywords: BeiGene, Ltd. APAC, Columbia , Vice President, Statistics, Other , Fulton, Missouri

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