Business Analyst

Recruiter
xPO
Location
Luton
Salary
£425 - £500 p day
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
This leading European airline has an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst to carry out a discovery peice of work. As part of the role you will help the Finance and IT department understand all current state capabilities (people, process and technologies) including all internal and external dependencies, elicit and define the current pain points to enable the business to assess any associated risks or issues. This will, in turn enable the business to assess, prioritise and package up future work and develop a roadmap for finance business and/or IT change; and also to better support future strategic initiatives. Your specific duties and responsibilities will include; - To engage with and manage both business and technical stakeholders at all levels of the business - Establish the current "AS IS" state and dependencies in terms of people, process and technology and highlight the pain points in terms of risks and issues and/or opportunities which exist. - Process modelling - Requirements elicitation - Conduct workshops and interviews - Support the development of a roadmap In order to be considered for this role, you will need to have the following skills and/or experience; - Strong previous experience as a Business Analyst ideally at a senior level. - Ideally, experience within the Finance systems domain, or consulting within a finance systems setting. - Strong verbal and written communication skills and an ability to translate complex discussions into simple dialogue. - Exceptional stakeholder management skills with an ability to build credible working relationships - Solid experience eliciting current state understanding across the breadth of a business function (ideally Finance), exposing painpoints (in terms of risks and issues) and opportunities across their capabilities. - Strong experience using structured BA techniques to define current state situations (e.g. business or system context models, business process models, data flow diagrams, data models and use cases). - Strong experience eliciting and defining the needs of the business through GAP analysis - Strong experience using structured BA techniques (e.g. workshops, interviews, observations) to elicit, define and present findings back to stakeholders of all levels. Advantage xPO is in the top 1% of staffing companies in the world. With a truly global footprint. Advantage xPO specialises in recruitment outsourcing. Working with some of the leading employers around the world, Advantage offers global contract and permanent career opportunities across a wide range of industries and sectors. Advantage xPO: services offered are those of an employment agency for permanent work and/or employment business for the supply of contract/temporary work.