Business Analyst - Bookkeeping

£45,000 | Leeds | Permanent
Posted 5 days ago

IQ Tech are currently hiring for an experienced Business Analyst with any Bookkeeping, Accountancy or Finance experience to join our successful software client based in Leeds.

You will be responsible for the preparation of requirements in the concept and discovery phases of a project; being on-hand to resolve issues and manage risks during the implementation and launch phases of a project.

For this, you will need to understand our clients’ customers, the challenges they face in bookkeeping and keeping up with legislation.

Skills and Experience Required:-

A strong understanding of bookkeeping practices and a good understanding of VAT legislation is required to meet the needs of our customers. You will keep on top of changes in applicable business practices and legislation to keep our products up to date.

Main responsibilities

• Analyse and validate current bookkeeping and legislative implementation across our products.
• Be up to date on legislation changes that affect our customers.
• Develop requirements for legislative updates to our products.
• Establish trusted working relationships with senior stakeholders.
• Regularly engage with stakeholders to review requirements, issue and risks.
• Champion best practice for agile business analysis.
• Drive the concept and discovery phases of a project.
• Assist in the preparation of project delivery plans.
• Act as product owner during project discovery, implementation and launch.
• Ensure project issues are actively identified and managed.
• Identify and manage project risks with effective mitigation actions.


• An accountancy or finance background.
• Great hands on experience of bookkeeping.
• Proven experience in business analysis for technical projects and programs.
• Working knowledge of managing requirements agile development.
• Knowledge and experience of VAT legislation.
• Ability to work as part of a team without losing sight of the objectives
• Effective and visible leadership and influencing skills
• Practical knowledge of managing project risk and issue logs
• Proven project and organisational skills
• Sound technical knowledge
• Excellent stakeholder and communication skills
• Excellent planning and time management experience

This role offers a competitive salary benefits including; Pension, Private Medical, Life Assurance, Tastecard, Childcare Vouchers and more!

Please apply now or contact Georgina on 01423 878 660 for further information.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Sam Baillie
01423 878 679

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