Business Analyst

Ref No. EMP447031
Location Leeds, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Contract (6 Months)
Job Status Closed
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Our client is now looking for a Business Analyst, with esavings experience, to join them in Leeds


Industry knowledge of the Savings / eSavings domain, combined with broader financial services working knowledge

The Job

The successful candidate will be expected to work as part of the Financial Services Solutions Delivery team, and interfacing to the client and third party provider who is delivering the project via agile sprints.

  • Actively participates in the development of new services business opportunities that result in profitable revenue growth
  • Fills a functional role to analyse requirements and build quality solutions that meet the requirements and advises clients on Solution offerings, strategy, designs, implementation approaches and alternatives / trade-offs
  • Works with client technical staff during the requirements definition and implementation to finalise requirements and resolve issues
  • Identifies opportunities for follow-on business and assists in creating change orders
  • Supports delivery of advisory services, strategic planning activities and business case development within Financial Services
  • Provides input to technical estimates created with standards tools, portfolio Work Breakdown Structures, statements of work and industry standard estimating techniques
  • Is responsible for the solution integrity within the assigned solution area for the engagement
  • Maintains knowledge of technologies, industry trends, standards and analysis techniques
  • Provides input on implementation status and changes to risks, estimates or schedule
  • Collaborates with BA peers to efficiently resolve requirements issues, improve requirements quality and share high quality information.

Required Skill-Set

  • Relevant IT implementation experience.
  • Sufficient exposure to clients across a variety of industries and domains
  • Problem solving and analytical
  • Persuasive and influential
  • Strong business acumen
  • Business modelling (e.g. Business Process Swim-lanes)
  • Requirement analysis and definition (Use Cases / Business Requirement Specifications)
  • Ability to facilitate client workshops
  • Strong communications skills with the ability to interface with all levels of internal and client project teams.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel and PowerPoint).

Required Experience Ideally candidates will have experience in the following areas:

  • Previous experience as a senior business analyst in a client-facing capacity (e.g. having worked for a software vendor, software consultancy or solution provider)
  • Proven problem solving and analytical skills
  • Leading the design and implementation of large scale software implementations
  • Industry knowledge of the Savings / eSavings domain, combined with broader financial services working knowledge
  • Understanding of the regulatory and competitive impacts on savings
  • Ability to work on own initiative
  • Familiar with project management concepts including agile development, project scheduling, risk management, estimation, Work Breakdown Structures, requirements management / traceability, Change Management, etc.
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • Business Analysis certification (e.g., BCS International Diploma in Business Analysis)

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