Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Yorkshire and the Humber,
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH5690
Contact Name: Adam Holmes
Contact Email: aholmes@venquis.com
Job Published: November 30, 2016 09:45

Job Description


This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst to work on several projects that are essential for driving the business forward.

Key Responsibilities

  • Build strong productive relationships with the business to elicit high quality requirements that are based on true business need.
  • Clearly articulate the business need into business requirements and work with business & IT colleagues to convert these into functional and non-functional requirements.
  • Produce high quality business analyst deliverables such as requirements specifications, process maps, stakeholder presentations, options papers.
  • Articulate complexity in simple terms to facilitate quick understanding and decision making from project stakeholders.
  • Support the full project lifecycle from initial concept through to delivery, ensuring that changes meet the true business need at all times.
  • Support development and test teams during these critical phases of a project, owning the requirements as defects and changes are raised.
  • Act as gatekeeper for the requirements during the development and testing phases, triaging defects and change requests in a timely fashion.

Experience Needed:

  • Have proven experience of capturing, documenting and delivering detailed requirements.
  • Have experience of working in the Insurance industry (personal lines and small commercial).
  • Exposure to the full project life cycle, from inception to BAU handover.
  • Have proven experience of both Waterfall and Agile methodologies.
  • Have the ability to combine "soft" influencing, persuasion and consultancy skills with "leadership" qualities that will encourage business leaders to positively respond to questions, inquires and requests to meet deadlines.
  • Be able to get to the root cause of a problem quickly and articulate this effectively to enable swift decision making.

Please get in touch ASAP on 0203 405 3516 or aholmes@venquis.com

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