Job ID 342358
Are you an experienced and certified Business Analyst? Do you have a proven ability in delivering business solutions within IT/change programmes and projects? Let Informed Recruitment help you to achieve your potential with an exciting opportunity for a Lead Business Analyst to lead on formulating, developing, and taking responsibility for end-to-end business solutions within a change portfolio. As a specialist provider of resource to the Housing, Property & Associated Technology markets, we are delighted to be partnering with a social enterprise offering you the opportunity to make a difference and gain experience as part of modern environment championing continual improvement.
The purpose of the role will be to take a lead on all business analysis facets of large or complex business change and technology programmes and shape the associated business outcomes. Your day-to-day responsibilities will include driving the business goals ensuring that they are understood and documented; engaging with key stakeholders to complete robust analysis in line with the overall delivery plan; using Lean and Lean Six to drive efficiencies and improvements, the production of artefacts such as Process architectures, Process Designs, Logical Data Models, Agile user Journeys amongst others; working to continuously improve business analysis practice; mentoring and supporting direct reports; requirement gathering ensuring robust elicitation & validation; translating business requirement into function & technical specifications by engaging with internal & external stakeholders; improving existing business processes, artefact production, solution support and user acceptance testing; and change impact assessments amongst other responsibilities.
Demonstrable commercial experience of effectively working independently as a Business Analysis.
A track record of delivering tangible process improvements utilising Lean, Six Sigma or other process improvement techniques.
Experience of Business Process Modelling, levelling methods and/or BPMN 2.0 experience.
Previous experience delivering in iterative, Waterfall and/or Agile methodologies.
Robust artefact creation and documentation.
Formal Business Analysis certification, or evidence of working towards BCS/ISEB Diploma or similar level of accreditation
Nice to Have
Experience of Cloud Adoption projects and/or ERP solutions such as Oracle eBusiness, SAP, Microsoft Dynamics 365 or similar
Lean or Lean Six Sigma accreditation.
Enterprise Architecture experience or accreditation (e.g. TOGAF)
As an individual you will have a strong and proven analytical background with working on large and complex projects and programmes from the concept stage through to the operational acceptance, excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail, be a self-starter comfortable with taking responsibility for delivery. You will have excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to think on your feet and be ultimately goal orientated. Alongside a competitive salary you will receive an impressive benefits package that includes excellent pension, flexible working, generous leave entitlement, life/health insurance and professional development. The role will be predominantly home based, with one or two days spent in the office depending on time of year (less in winter). If this role describes you, then please apply without delay for the opportunity to continue your career with a driven yet friendly organisation continually looking to provide a better service to customers.
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