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Part time Business Analyst (West Mids)

Job Title: Part time Business Analyst (West Mids)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Birmingham
Industry:
Salary: Market day rate
Start Date: Dec 2016
Reference: JD/C/16552
Contact Name: Jackie Dean
Contact Email: jackie.dean@gsatechsource.com
Job Published: November 18, 2016 16:25

Job Description

A UK consultancy firm with a large client base in Midlands is currently recruiting for a Contract Business Analyst on a part time basis (2/3 days a week from home) to join them in their Birmingham office.

The Business Analyst will work closely with Programme Managers, external clients and the wider business to support the full project development cycle and business outcomes.

Responsibilities:

Define and document precise business requirements for specific change control projects or service improvement initiatives
Develop and maintain strong relationships with internal and external clients and third parties as required
Proactively communicate and collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to analyse information needs
Drive and challenge business units, for example on current ways of working and how to execute plans to realise business benefits
Act as a positive liaison between the Change Management team, other Programme teams and business stakeholders
Engage in prioritisation and problem-solving with business and technical resources to deliver robust solutions as quickly as possible
Represent business interests and ensure that all technical designs meet or exceed business needs
 
Skills/Requirements:

Driven, autonomous and capable of working within a matrix managed structure on multiple projects.
Confident working within a client environment and working with senior managers
Excellent business analysis, problem solving and report writing skills - able to demonstrate a thorough understanding of how to interpret business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements
Ability to develop and lead process improvements
Previous experience in a project environment
Has a good general knowledge of relevant development life-cycles
Experience of working in public sector
Experience of working in AGILE approach
 
The role will be part time – office / home based / with extensive travel to client sites – mainly M40 Corridor, Coventry, Northants, Oxon, High Wycombe etc. A full driving licence and own transport is essential.

If you would like to discuss this in more detail, please apply for the role with your details and I will be in touch to discuss. GSA Techsource Ltd operates as an Employment Agency when recruiting for permanent vacancies, and an Employment Business when recruiting for contract vacancies. All contract rates quoted are to Ltd companies.