Senior RWE Scientist

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What we offer

Get the opportunity to design and execute global real-world evidence (RWE) projects to inform strategic internal decision-making thereby empowering differentiating R&D activities within the company, support external decision making by key stakeholder groups such as patients, regulators, policy makers, payers, and prescribers and contribute to the wider epidemiological and medical understanding of specific diseases.

Joining our consulting team in Belgium means giving your career a step forward. Thanks to the privileged partnership we have with our well-established clients, leaders in their domain, we offer our consultants unique projects to develop their skills, and put their professional experience in the pharma industry on the fast track.

As an expert on the client side, you can count on us to support you at each step of your project thanks to regular touch points with our Key Account Manager. We then also carefully choose with you what would be your next assignment that is matching your career goal whether it is in Consulting or in one of our Functional Services Platforms.

We invest considerable time and resources in training our staff (technical and non-technical courses) to continuously support you in your personal and professional growth. On top of this, you will receive a complete salary package including attractive extra-legal benefits (company car, petrol card, meal vouchers, group insurance, hospitalization…) based on your background and experience.

Job Description

  • Provide input to Global RWE Strategy & Tactical Plan based on request from the RWE Strategy Lead responsible for the respective patient population.
  • Lead RWE study design, planning and execution, including protocol development and analysis specification following best methodological standards.
  • Collaborate with RWE contractors and external vendors on RWE projects and providing RWE Analysts with clarifications concerning protocol implementation.
  • Driving interpretation of analysis in collaboration with RWE Strategy Lead & internal stakeholders, and communicating analysis interpretation internally and externally.
  • Provide strategic input to internal stakeholders based on RWE activities and robust epidemiological and medical understanding of the patient population in focus.
  • Represent RWE on functional teams within the Mission(s) (e.g., Medical Team, Patient Safety, Regulatory, Market Access, Commercial/Marketing, Core Launch Teams, etc.).
  • Support RWE Strategy Lead to ensure alignment of RWE tactics with the Strategic Publication Plan.
  • Drive innovative study designs, including new data sources and advanced analytics (incl. digital pharmacoepidemiology).


  • You hold a Masters degree (ideally a PhD) in Epidemiology, Outcomes Research or other relevant scientific discipline, and have a track record of publications in high-caliber peer-reviewed journals.
  • Combination of strong methodological quantitative knowledge, strategic, innovative thinking, and communication skills.
  • Good knowledge and understanding of applicable regulations in pharmacoepidemiology, pharmacovigilance and clinical development.
  • Expertise in the EU5 and/or US healthcare environment (and changes therein).
  • Experience in having successfully delivered global and/or local RWE projects from conceptualization to publication within the pharmaceutical industry (or with a recognized expert consultancy or academic center of excellence), using primary as well as secondary data, such as large healthcare databases.
  • Hands-on experience in working across internal stakeholder functions (e.g., medical affairs, market access, clinical development, etc.) to develop the optimal RWE strategy and tactical plan to support an asset within a specific disease area or focus.

Who we are

Keyrus Life Science is an international Consulting, Contract Research Organisation and Functional Services provider with a reputation for transparency and integrity, highly focused on being able to deliver with excellence. Our ‘human’ approach to service provision is what differentiates us from our competitors. Combined with our high caliber staff, this approach has allowed us to become a key player in clinical research.

At Keyrus Life Science we’re proud of our commitment to delivering services of the highest quality, not only skillfully, efficiently and reliably, but also with sincerity and genuine care for our clients’ projects, priorities and reputation. Thus we maintain and advance our vision and our standards, all the while ensuring that we serve your interests better

From early- to late-stage drug development, our range of services includes: Project Management, Clinical Operations, Pharmacovigilance, Quality Assurance (GxP), Regulatory Affairs Strategy & Support, Data Management, Medical Review & Coding, Biostatistics, Medical Writing & Medical Information, Real World evidence services.

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Our offices are the place where you are always welcome when you are not working on client's site or from home. Every single person that joins us is met in a personal and unique way.

What is really common to all of us, is the envy to contribute to the improvement of people’s health. Every employee being part of Keyrus Life Science is therefore fully committed to making the world a better place to live.   

With us, you will be part of our family and feel our human approach culture as of Day 1! 

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