IT Business Analyst

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£40000 - £45000 per annum + + Car Allowance (£4,200) + Benefits
12 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Business Analyst (I.T. Function) Based in Sheffield - with travel as and when to other sites Up to £45,000 £4,200 car allow Exciting opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst to join a leading International Infrastructure Organisation working in a small team within the I.T. Function. You will have experience working in a role that faces off to the business with excellent interpersonal skills and demonstrate that you are a self-starter. Ensures that business requirements are appropriately captured, documented, and prioritised in conjunction with the business Assists the business in the production of business cases that quantify potential business benefits Defines and documents 'as is' and 'to be' processes and the key data required Hands off clearly defined and agreed business requirements to transition/technical teams Identifies requirements for further development of training, testing, communications as required Financial: Business Case development including costed options, project cost & benefits Organisational: Matrix management of workpackage resources according to project size Operational Responsibilities Works on defining business requirements and solution development with subject matter experts Works with the business and customers to agree business requirements and support the securing of the required investment funding Identifies the impact that any functional changes will have on the business and advises on how this should be managed and communicated so that the change is landed successfully & the benefits achieved are in accordance with the benefits management framework Proactively provides recommendations to current ways of working within IT and the business, supporting the implementation and embedding of any changes to current processes Documents key processes within area of responsibility in a clear and concise way Actively identifies risks, issues, dependencies and escalates upwards to ensure appropriate risk mitigation (as appropriate) The following qualities/experience are essential: Experienced Business Analyst with significant demonstrable experience shaping and delivering a number of IT projects within a multi-divisional business Strong analytical and business analysis skill An understanding of assigned business functional domain including business operating model, activities, data, process, and information requirements Strong stakeholder management skills and proven experience in dealing with senior business users, determining requirements and priorities as well as resolving issues Strong understanding / recognised qualification relating to the disciplines of business analysis, and project management including best practice methodologies e.g. Prince 2 Practitioner, APMP, Scrum Master etc Good interpersonal skills that enable working relationships to be developed at all levels across the business Understanding/ recognised qualification of IT Service Management e.g. ITIL Exhibits authority and leadership, takes responsibility, is Independent and self-starting Demonstrates teamwork at the highest level, highly collaborative approach, among the first to volunteer to help others succeed. Ability to engage and influence peers in I.T. and Business. Highly customer and delivery focused, meeting and exceeding customer expectations This job was originally posted as

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