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Business Analyst


£35,503 to £48,754





Date added

10th April 2019

Job Description

Business Analyst



My client are a leading provider of business processes for financial services working closely with large banking firms, insurance groups and with life and pensions. Due to a vast amount of new business my client are now looking to add to their already succesful team.

The main purpose of the role:

- Execute business analysis with business, IT and strategic partners on large/complex projects to identify, understand, challenge and agree requirements.

- Interprets legislative and regulatory changes, assessing the wider impact on business procedures and in designing business solutions to ensure compliance with externally given time frames.

- Evaluate and assess the costs and the potential impact on the expected return on investment of proposed solutions, considering both technical limitations and operational impacts.

- Make recommendations providing thorough and well-resoned justification, with reference to the business drivers and business case.

- Be responsible for performance management of Business Analysts, supporting their development and training needs.

- Support business acceptance testing activities, ensuring that Testing Stratergy/Plans are fit for purpose and providing a central escalation point for any queries and issues arising from the Testing Team.

The person:

You will be educated to degree level or have significant experience as a business analyst (experience in Financial services preferred).

- Proven ability to analyse business requirements and specify viable solutions / process improvements.

- Experience of a wide range of project methodologies and approaches.

- Ability to communicate at all levels of the business.

- Good understanding of the core MS software applications and process modelling tools.

- Strong attention to detail

The work will vary in terms of working alone and in a team. You can lead the analysis of a project or strands of a large project, potentially co-ordinating the work of several analysts (typically up to 7 BAs).

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