Consultant Pharmacometrician

Kinesis Pharma is currently looking for a Consultant Pharmacometrician who will be working in the Pharmacometrics and Biometrics group and across a range of therapeutic areas such as oncology, biologics, antivirals and orphan diseases.

Your Role:

The Consultant Pharmacometrician will have the following key tasks:

• Provide and support the provision of services across the portfolio of pharmcometrics activities / offerings including such as: Population PK, PBPK, (Semi) mechanistic PKPD, Disease progression, Survival analysis, Safety efficacy analyses;
• Interface with clients on a regular basis and function as the pharmacometric point of contact;
• Be responsible for applying quantitative approaches to support the drug development requirements of a wide range of clients from the pharmaceutical and biotechnology industry;
• Completion of additional tasks not specified herein as required by management to ensure successful / smooth business operations;
• Prior experience in group leading/management and/or providing coaching to junior-/middle-level pharmacometrician(s) is a plus.

Your Profile:

The successful candidate will have:
• Ph.D. or equivalent in pharmacometrics, biostatistics, pharmaceutical sciences, or mathematics;
• Minimum 2 years of industrial or academic experience (post-Ph.D.) in practical applications of modelling and simulation;
• Practical experience in non-linear mixed effect modelling and of working with standard software such as NONMEM, R, SAS, Matlab, Winbugs, Monolix  and ADAPT II;
• Experience in the implementation of Bayesian methodologies and training in Winbugs, STAN or similar desirable;
• Ability to articulate statistical concepts in business relevant terms and to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language;
• Team worker with strong interpersonal skills and ability to communicate effectively at all levels in and outside the company;
• Good quality awareness
• Professional who is experienced and dependable with discretion, enthusiasm and a positive attitude;
• Fluent verbal and written English.

The position will be offered for a minimum of 32 hours per week, also in a partly flexible construction. In first place, a one-year contract will be offered with the option to extend to a permanent contract. Kinesis offers an employment with excellent primary and secondary conditions. 

How to apply:

Please forward your CV (in English) and motivation letter by email to Conny van de Linde, Human Resources Manager, via

Your letter of application and CV may also be sent by regular mail to: Conny van de Linde, Human Resources Manager, Kinesis Pharma BV, Lage Mosten 29, 4822 NK Breda, The Netherlands.

If you would like more information regarding this position or for a confidential discussion regarding your career please send an e-mail to, Director Clinical Development.

Acquisition regarding this vacancy is not appreciated.

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