Project Manager / Business Analyst

Eddison Knight
From £28,000 to £45,000 per annum Salary DOE, +bonus (normally 5%pa)
05 Oct 2016
04 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Eddison Knight is pleased to be working with a wonderful organisation in Penrith Cumbria who are looking to expand their team with 2 new roles for Business Analyst and Project Manager. For both roles: Full time - 37.5 hours per week SALARY: Dependent on experience, but £28000 up to £45,000 (depending on experience) bonuses BENEFITS & PERKS: Health insurance, subsidised canteen, gym membership, cycle to work scheme. Annual bonus (based on company performance – recently this has been 5% of salary) Attendance and Christmas bonus Pension contribution by the company, 20 days holiday START DATE: As soon as possible PURPOSE OF THE JOBS: Our client is an established and fast growing organisation in Penrith within the Insurance market. They are currently seeking a Business Analyst and a Project Manager to work with their technical teams to deliver their innovative solutions. Must have commercial experience (financial/insurance sector experience very desirable), ability to work to tight deadlines and able to provide the commitment to completing a job to a high standards. Preference to those local to Cumbria/Carlisle. Business Analyst role: The candidate should have a good understanding of • Project work • Analysis of new business opportunities, MI review and trend reporting Skills: Produce system requirements and design documents Test out new systems Produce training material Carry out project governance – plans, progress reports, minutes, RAID logs Analyse future markets and products Write business cases Produce reports and presentations for Directors Monitor BA activities Thorough Data Analyst Capable with expressing commentary on findings Knowledge: BA qualification preferred Accomplished with Microsoft Office (Excel, PowerPoint, Word) Business Analysis Project Life cycle experience Documents – Business Case, Requirements, Design documents, Testing, Project governance e.g. RAID log, plans etc Project Manager role: This role will suit someone with at least 5 years of commercial continuous experience as a Project Manager. The work will cover a wide variety of tasks and projects ranging from Technology to Financial. The successful candidate will work closely with the technical team and the Directors. The candidate should have a good understanding of Project Management and its associated methodologies, and should be able to work as part of a team yet be able to deliver their own work, hit deadlines and be flexible in approach. Skills: PRINCE 2 or equivalent Planning and Defining Scope Activity Planning and Sequencing Resource Planning Creating and monitoring of all necessary documentation such as Business Case, Project, Charter, PID, RAID etc Time & Cost Estimating Developing Budgets Documentation Creating Charts and Schedules Risk Analysis Managing Risks and Issues Monitoring and Reporting Progress Controlling Quality Accomplished with Microsoft Office (At least Project, Excel, PowerPoint, Word) Experience: You would be used to working in a commercial organisation (financial/insurance sector experience very desirable), working to tight deadlines and able to provide the commitment to completing a job to very high standards. All applications are acknowledged within 48 hours Eddison Knight Recruitment has been retained on behalf of the hiring company to find, prepare and recommend resourcing solutions. By sending us your CV you are explicitly consenting to our processing of your personal data on a computer database for the purpose of evaluating your application for employment. This processing will be carried out in accordance with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. By applying for this role you hereby consent to us to finding you work on your behalf. If you do not wish your CV to be sent to our client then you must clearly state this to us. This job was originally posted as

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