Business Analyst

Cordant People
£35000 per annum
29 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Our client is looking for a Business Analyst to join their expanding insurance firm based in Birkenhead. This is a modern forward thinking and vibrant company to work for, who promote an excellent work life balance, offering talented and driven people real career opportunities. The will be to provide knowledge and experience to the company to best solve and improve upon business problems in an insurance environment. Overview of Responsibilities: Build excellent working knowledge of Business processes. Build excellent working knowledge of Business systems Gather, document and interpret requirements for business problems. Pro-actively identify business problems and relate them to senior BA's Assist in determining solutions for Business problems Ensure documentation is maintained for each project. Ensure that system design proposals produced by you, vendors, or the business meet the requirements of the business Build and maintain very positive working relationships with all aspects of the business. Building a relationship whereby you and your team are the first point of call for solving business problems. Provide when required assistance in the project management of a project. Provide out of hours support for the companies core systems when required. Ability to make considered decisions in a pressured environment, ensuring understanding and impact of consequences are understood. Provide support and advice for completed projects after implementation To document when required requirements for software development. To provide focal point for key business representatives and document their requirements. To provide facility to analyse and interpret requirements whilst incorporating wider company picture utilising senior business analysts to understand various related projects and processes. Experience / Skills: Previous experience as a Business Analyst Degree or HND in a Computer or Mathematical related discipline. Excellent communication, interpersonal skills. Excellent analytical and detailed mind Strong influencing skills. Strong Skills in Microsoft Excel Ability to assess and evaluate the latest trends in the insurance and IT industries for recommending solutions for business system opportunities. Strong motivational skills to maintain progress of projects Other desired Skills: Knowledge of the insurance market. Lifecycle knowledge of at least one industry recognised Project control methodology. Knowledge and use of a Software prototyping package i.e. Axure Knowledge of Sql and database structure Up to date knowledge of software development lifecycle and technologies Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9-5 Salary is £35k Cordant is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy. This job was originally posted as

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