Ref #: 33894

Employment type: Permanent - Full-Time

Location: South Africa

Posted: 19-Nov-2021


At ICON Clinical, within our Global Strategic Solutions (GSS) Business Unit (FSP Entity), as part of long running, large global biometrics FSP partnership with a TOP 10 Pharma company, we are currently recruiting for a number of experienced Statistical SAS Programmers to join us in EMEA Region.

Title: Statistical/SAS Programmer II
Duration: Full Time Permanent Employment
Location: Multiple EMEA Countries

Requirements / Expectations :
• At least 2-3 years work experience in a SAS programming role supporting clinical trials in the pharmaceutical industry following standard operating procedures and working practices.
• Proven experience in supporting programming for multiple clinical trials and submission activities (or equivalent)
• Proven experience in development of MACROs (such as MACRO's to support analysis data set and TFL creation) with high programming efficiency; strong programming and problem-solving skills.
• Working experience in pooling analysis datasets across multiple clinical studies (or equivalent).
• Experience in development of datasets in line with sponsor standards and CDISC implementation guides for ADaM and SDTM

What we offer :
• Fully home based roles across Europe/South Africa
• Competitive compensation packages
• Excellent training and career development opportunities
• Work for a TOP 2 CRO (ICON Clinical), within the world's largest provider of FSP services for pharmaceutical sector (ICON GSS Unit), on Secondment for a TOP 5 Pharma Company.
• Work in a sponsor embedded model - working to their SOPs, Processes, on their tools & systems.


ICON plc is a world-leading healthcare intelligence and clinical research organisation. From molecule to medicine, we advance clinical research providing outsourced services to pharmaceutical, biotechnology, medical device and government and public health organisations.
With our patients at the centre of all that we do, we help to accelerate the development of drugs and devices that save lives and improve quality of life.

Our people are our greatest strength, are at the core of our culture, and the driving force behind our success. ICON people have a mission to succeed and a passion that ensures what we do, we do well.
Our success depends on the knowledge, capabilities and quality of our people. That’s why we are committed to developing our employees in a continuous learning culture – one where we challenge you with engaging work and where every experience adds to your professional development.

At ICON, our focus is to provide you with a comprehensive and competitive total reward package that comprises, not only an excellent level of base pay, but also a wide range of variable pay and recognition programs. In addition, our best in class employee benefits, supportive policies and wellbeing initiatives are tailored to support you and your family at all stages of your career - both now, and into the future.

ICON, including subsidiaries, is an equal opportunity and inclusive employer and is committed to providing a workplace free of discrimination and harassment. All qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

If, because of a medical condition or disability, you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the application process, or in order to perform the essential functions of a position, please let us know.