Business Analyst

Competitive | Surrey | Contract
Posted 5 months ago

Business Analyst

Our client within the financial services arena are seeking a proven Business Analyst that can offer proven analysis, implementation and strategic business planning:

The below skills and knowledge required must include the following:

Responsibilities include:

Planning and organisation of business analysis on projects throughout the project lifecycle to agreed timescales and budgets
Capture & clarification of business requirements, in particular data and reporting requirements, through a range of analysis techniques
Project management of small to medium projects.
Analysis of data, reviewing and resolving discrepancies and drawing conclusions from the analysis.
Supporting data recipients in their use and understanding of the data available through the data service layer
Providing direct input into project timelines, estimation, action plans & risk management procedures whilst providing sound delivery approaches to meet business needs.
Acting as a proxy customer with the development teams, facilitating open communication between the customer & development team
Driving & reviewing test scripts for both system integration and user acceptance. Driving user acceptance criteria with the customer
Interact & work with third party partners and suppliers as required
Your skills and experience

Essential Skills

Proven business analysis experience within an Asset Management environment with a track record of successful implementations & strong business relationships.
Strong experience in implementing strategic data architectures, data warehouses, data marts, business intelligence and reporting.
Strong experience in business process re-engineering, analysis, user requirement gathering, gap analysis, cost benefit analysis, workshop facilitation & business case development.
Solid understanding of data governance and data quality.
Proven project management experience across all phases, from concept, inception through to production.
Strong experience working on all phases of the IT systems development life cycle, including an Agile methodology.
Delivery and results focused with the ability to work in a challenging environment
Sound technical understanding and the commercial acumen to exploit IT for competitive advantage
Strong customer awareness & business support focus
Excellent inter-personal, communication, documentation, facilitation & presentation skills
3rd Party asset management vendor application experience
Experience working with offshore teams

Please do get in touch for a full detailed job spec.

For more information about this role, please contact:

Shane Hickmott
01892 553247

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