Senior Business Analyst

Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: Monday 6th July
Reference: 125243_1589449855
Contact Name: Musa Konteh
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 14, 2020 10:50

Job Description

Senior Business Analyst - Initial 13-month Contract - London - Government Body (OUTSIDE IR35)

MUST HOLD AN ACTIVE SC CLEARANCE (from start of contract)

The following specialist experience must include;

  • Business analysis - investigative work into problems and opportunities in existing and new services, create recommendations for service improvements, analyse large amounts of complex information to produce solutions.
  • Business improvement process - analyse current services and processes, identify and implement optimisations, help to evaluate and establish requirements using relevant techniques such as gap analysis.
  • Business modelling - model advanced and complex situations across more than one business function or programme, gather insight from senior stakeholders and communicate modelling results clearly to them.
  • Business process testing - take responsibility for the creation of test cases, create traceability records from test cases back to requirements.
  • Enterprise and business architecture - contribute to the creation and maintenance of the target operating model and identify the impact on operational service.
  • Innovation - lead others to innovate in their work as well as enabling them to innovate on their own.
  • Methods and tools - know how to ensure that teams are using the right tools and methodologies and promote their use.
  • Requirements definition and management - facilitate the setting of business priorities for highly complex change initiatives, lead on requirements analysis, investigation and implementation of changes to programme scope.
  • Stakeholder relationship management - influence stakeholders and manage relationships effectively, build long-term strategic relationships and communicate clearly and regularly with stakeholders.
  • Testing (business analysis) - define test condition requirements, design, interpret and execute them as per test plans, highlight reports and risks, analyse results based on tests and activities.
  • User focus - concentrate on user needs, collaborate with user researchers, understand user story, recommend best tools and methods
  • Experience of working in an environment that handles sensitive data

  • BCS Practitioner Certificate in Modelling Business Processes
  • Understanding of ITIL v3 Service Management Frameworks
  • Identify best processes including measuring, evaluating and providing visualisation of outcomes

Most of the work can be carried out remotely once initial induction has taken place. With the exception of collecting a laptop and site passes, all meetings can be conducted via Skype (at home) or VTC (on site) until such time as the Covid-19 restrictions are lifted sufficiently to allow more F2F meetings. This fits with the team's new way of working in these circumstances.


Senior Business Analyst - Initial 13-month Contract - London - Government Body (OUTSIDE IR35)

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