Medical Statistician

Full-Time Permanent Position – 37 hours per week.

Applications are invited for an experienced and enthusiastic Statistician to join and support the Cancer Intelligence and Research groups at the National Cancer Registry.

The successful candidate will provide:

  • Statistical support and undertake statistical analysis for a range of cancer-related analysis and research activities undertaken by the National Cancer Registry
  • Collaborate on the analysis and writing of reports and, where appropriate, scientific papers.

The successful candidate will be educated to degree level, with a degree (or equivalent) in statistics, mathematics or another subject with a major statistical component.

The post-holder must have:

  • At least two years relevant post-graduate work experience, involving a significant amount of data analysis.
  • Previous experience working with Medical Data would be a distinct advantage.
  • Strong IT skills are essential, including significant experience in the use of statistical packages.

Starting salary will be in accordance with Department of Health Clerical Officer Grade V : €43,628- €52,402 p.a  including (including long service increments). The successful candidate will be hired at point 1 of the scale. (unless the candidate has previous Public Sector experience).

Interested candidates should submit their CV, plus covering letter together with the names and contact details of at least two referees and quoting role applying for in subject line of email to: recruitmentteam [at]

Please note: if you have previously applied for the Temporary Statistician role which was advertised in November 2020, you do not need to re-apply to this position.  You will be automatically included for consideration in this role.

Closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12:00pm on Wednesday 30th June 2021.

The National Cancer Registry is an equal opportunities employer

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Expiry date: 
Wednesday, June 30, 2021 - 12:00

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