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Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leeds, West Yorkshire
Salary: £450 - £500 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH58171_1532077442
Contact Name: Michael Hartley
Contact Email: m.hartley@parity.net
Job Published: July 20, 2018 10:04

Job Description

Our leading public sector client is looking for Business Analyst to work in Leeds on a contract basis.

Business Analyst - Systems and Processes - £450-500pd - Inside IR35 - Contract

As a Business Analyst you can support delivery of IT solutions within a complex organisation. You will be a skilled problem solver with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people at all levels.

Main duties and responsibilities

  • Leading business analysis activities, including documenting processes and requirements through collaboratively working with a range of stakeholders from IT and the wider organisation;
  • Effectively documenting 'As-Is' and 'To-Be' processes as well as associated functional and non-functional requirements for solutions;
  • Facilitating workshops and meetings with key stakeholders to identify business drivers and document their requirements;
  • Validating key assumptions to ensure that stakeholder expectations are managed effectively;
  • Providing advice, coaching and support to less experienced members of the Business Analyst team;
  • Supporting the development of options to meet business needs and inform recommendations;
  • Supporting the development of IT solution proposals that meet documented requirements, taking into account user needs, functionality, cost, time and quality.

Person specification

  • Experience of working as a Business Analyst across the full project and IT development lifecycle, carrying out requirements engineering and business process modelling activities;
  • Experience of creating high quality diagrams and models to convey information, including the use of UML, BPMN or similar modelling techniques and using software to support modelling, such as MS Visio or Sparx EA;
  • Experience of working effectively with system and service suppliers;
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills with experience of successfully managing multiple and competing priorities;
  • Experience of building successful working relationships with a wide range of internal and external stakeholders and also working as part of interdisciplinary teams;
  • Experience of working to deadlines, prioritising a complex range of tasks to ensure delivery in a role which has made competing demands on your time;
  • Ability to work independently towards agreed goals, with a high degree of professional integrity, initiative and integrity;

This role is inside IR35

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