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Annexon Biosciences

Posted on Saturday, June 29, 2024

Vice President, Biometrics

Work Location

Corporate Headquarters (South San Francisco, CA) – Hybrid

Non-local candidates will be considered

Position Summary

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced Vice President of Biometrics to lead our Biometrics team. The successful candidate will provide strategic direction and operational oversight for all aspects of biostatistics, statistical programming, modeling and simulation, and advanced analytics within our organization. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the advancement of novel therapeutics and shape the future of biopharmaceutical research. Like all Annexon leaders, the VP of Biometrics incumbent will have a deep-rooted commitment to serving patients and a passion for transforming the lives of people with serious diseases and their families.


Strategic Leadership:

  • Develop and execute the overall biometrics strategy in alignment with corporate goals and objectives
  • Provide leadership and guidance to the Biometrics team, fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and excellence.

Clinical Trial Support:

  • Oversee the design, planning, and implementation of statistical methodologies for clinical trials, ensuring accuracy and compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and review study protocols, statistical analysis plans, and data collection processes.

Statistical Analysis and Reporting:

  • Lead the statistical analysis and interpretation of clinical trial data, including efficacy and safety outcomes.
  • Prepare and review statistical reports, summaries, and regulatory submissions for investigational and marketing applications.

Regulatory Compliance:

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines, standards, and industry best practices related to biometrics activities.
  • Represent the company in interactions with regulatory agencies and support regulatory submissions as needed.

Team Development:

  • Recruit, mentor, and develop a high-performing team of biometrics professionals.
  • Provide training, guidance, and support to enhance individual and team capabilities.


  • Advanced degree (Ph.D. or M.S.) in biostatistics, statistics, or a related field
  • Extensive experience – at least 10 – 15 years in biometrics roles within the biopharmaceutical industry, including leadership positions
  • In-depth knowledge of statistical methodologies, clinical trial design, and regulatory requirements (e.g., FDA, EMA)
  • Strong understanding of data management principles, tools, and technologies.
  • Excellent leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills
  • Proven ability to effectively manage multiple projects and priorities in a fast-paced environment
  • Demonstrated strategic thinking and problem-solving abilities
  • Experience with adaptive trial designs and complex statistical modeling techniques including, but not limited to, proportional odds, Bayesian analyses, and real-world evidence studies
  • Familiarity with software platforms commonly used in biometrics (e.g., SAS, R)
  • Track record of successful regulatory submissions and interactions.
  • Ability to travel
  • Location: This position is based at our headquarters in South San Francisco, CA, with the possibility of remote work flexibility.

What Annexon offers

  • Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging are important to us. We believe that diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging are essential for the strength of our business and the vitality of the communities we serve. To learn more about our diversity commitment, culture and values, visit
  • A stimulating and rewarding workplace includes flexible work schedules, remote opportunities and the ability to achieve a work-life balance.
  • We are located in Brisbane, CA, with shuttle service from BART, CalTrain and the Ferry.
  • Annexon offers a competitive base salary and equity participation, employee stock purchase plan, as well as a comprehensive health benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, 401(k), flexible spending plans, as well as other benefits.

Company Summary

Annexon Biosciences (Nasdaq: ANNX) is a biopharmaceutical company advancing a late-stage clinical platform of novel therapies for people living with devastating classical complement-mediated neuroinflammatory diseases of the body, brain, and eye. Annexon’s novel scientific approach targets upstream C1q to block the classical complement inflammatory cascade before it starts, and its therapeutic candidates are designed to provide meaningful benefits across multiple autoimmune, neurodegenerative and ophthalmic diseases. With proof-of concept data in Guillain-Barré syndrome, Huntington’s disease and geographic atrophy, Annexon is rigorously advancing its mid-to late-stage clinical trials to bring new potential treatments to patients as quickly as possible. To learn more visit

EEO Employer – Annexon highly values Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Belonging

Annexon Biosciences is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, religion, national origin, age, gender, sex, ancestry, citizenship status, mental or physical disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, veteran status, or military status. We are proud to promote a work environment where everyone, from any background, can do their best work.

Staffing Agencies

Annexon Biosciences does not accept unsolicited agency resumes and will not pay fees to any third-party agency or firm that doesn’t have a signed agreement with Annexon Biosciences. Please do not send agency CVs/resumes through Annexon’s website or Annexon Employees. Inquiries must be sent to with the Subject Heading: Staffing Agency Request.