• Permanent
  • England, Redhill
  • ASAP
  • Business Analyst, Project Manager
  • £40000 – £45000 per annum + Excellent package

Business Analyst
Redhill, Surrey
£40-45,000 + excellent package

Working for a leading financial services company who also happen to be a household name you will perform your well-honed Business Analysis techniques, coupled with some Project Management skills too (project planning, issue and risk management, governance).

The purpose of the role is to support business improvement initiatives and projects, understanding business change needs, assessing the impact of those changes, capturing, analysing and documenting requirements and supporting the delivery of new requirements throughout the project lifecycle.

The job holder will primarily be a Business Analyst with the ability to perform basic project management duties (project planning, issue and risk management, governance). Working within a business change team on projects, across existing platforms and new initiatives.

The Business Analyst will possess experience ideally within a similar role in the Financial Services Industry and be comfortable liaising with external supplier partners, as well as dealing with various internal teams.

What you’ll be doing

Facilitating and supporting information gathering workshops.

Working with business users to identify, analyse, evaluate and problem solve operational issues.

Documenting business needs including business processes and requirements.

Gaining business and key stakeholder buy-in to requirements.

Managing third party contributions to the project.

Supporting the business in defining (and where appropriate executing) test plans including creating test scenarios.

Understanding and contributing to project plans and implements agreed actions in a timely manner.

Adheres to the agreed project methodology and provides feedback where appropriate.

Proactively provides project support to the project manager and project teams.

Managing project risks and issues.

Where necessary adopts the role of the project manager on smaller changes.

Assists business users in implementation and embedding of change.

Deal with or escalate any identified risks in relation to risk policies and/or legislative and regulatory guidelines in accordance with the UK group risk framework.

What we’re looking for

Significant practical experience in a similar role with demonstrable experience of delivering projects to time, quality and budget.

Ability to perform basic Project Management duties including planning, issue/ risk management, governance.

Able to work within Waterfall and Agile project management frameworks.

Experience within the financial sector beneficial.

Strong communication skills (written and verbal) and ability to adapt communication style to all levels of staff.

Strong business process mapping (Visio) and analysis experience.

Proven analytical and problem solving skills.

Stakeholder management and conflict resolution.

Proactive and able to work under own initiative.

Ability to work across multiple initiatives adjusting to shifting priorities.

Solid worth ethic with attention to detail

Qualifications

Ideally the candidate will be qualified to ISEB / ISTQB or equivalent level.

IIBA, BCS, PMI or equivalent Business Analysis certification an advantage

PRINCE II certification an advantage, or equivalent

What we offer

We are looking for an experienced business analyst who can join the team and have an immediate positive impact and the salary will be reflective of experience, anticipated to be between around £40,000 to £45,000 per annum.

We also have a range of benefits available which include:

* 27 days holiday per annum, plus bank holidays.

* Pension contribution. Minimum 3% with an employer matched contribution.

* Corporate rates for private medical insurance and other insurance products

* Employee assistant programme

* Enhanced family friendly policies

* Sharesave scheme

* Childcare vouchers

* Discounts on high street brands

* Local retail discounts

TLP Consultancy Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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