Science, Pharmaceutical & Food


  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Greater London
  • 41951723

PE Global is currently recruiting for an Epidemiologist for an initial 12 month contract role with a leading multinational pharma client based in Uxbridge.

Observational Research Scientists are members of the Centre for Observational Research which broadly contributes evidence regarding the frequency and distribution of disease, clinical burden of disease, the natural history or clinical course of disease, treatment and utilisation patterns, and the safety and effectiveness of treatments as part of overall real-world evidence generation.

Job Responsibilities

  • This position will be involved in supporting real-world evidence generation activities for one or more products or disease areas and will be working closely with the relevant product lead(s) to define and implement research projects.
  • Responsibilities may include writing protocols, statistical analysis plans, providing guidance to programmers on the implementation of the analysis, interpreting and summarising results for reporting, co-ordinating input from multiple stakeholders, contribution of expertise to research strategy.
  • Research projects may include analysis of real-world data assets, external secondary data sources, internal or external prospective observational studies and/or chart reviews.
  • The role will involve working closely with stakeholders internally and externally, providing input into Centre for Observational Research department meetings, promoting understanding and use of real-world data and epidemiologic methods and communicating significant scientific information to a variety of audiences.
  • Strong writing skills, communication, enthusiasm, and time management skills are essential.


  • Master’s degree in Epidemiology (or other subject with high epidemiologic content) with additional 2 years research experience or Doctorate in Epidemiology (or other subject with high epidemiologic content) or Medical degree with observational research experience.
  • Minimum of 5 years of epidemiological research experience.
  • Experience in the design, execution, and analysis of epidemiology studies within the pharmaceutical setting.
  • Experience in research to support drug development.
  • Experience communicating epidemiological information (written and oral).

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.
Please click the link below to apply, call Veronica on +44 20 3966 9800 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in UK***

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