Business Analyst

Tradewind Recruitment - Social Care
Hammersmith, Greater London
£33 - £41/hour
13 Jun 2017
13 Jul 2017
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time
We have a brilliant opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst to join the London Borough of Hammersmith and Fulham.

The purpose of the role is to undertake investigative work to determine business requirements and specify effective business processes, through improvements in information systems, information management, practices, procedures, and organisation change. This will involve the preparation of business cases which define potential benefits and options for achieving these benefits. It will also involve the definition and management of the process for deploying and integrating new capabilities into the business in a way that is sensitive to and fully compatible with business operations.

Main duties:
To undertake investigative work to determine business opportunities, identify effective business processes and specify their implementation through improvements in information systems, data management, practices, organisation and equipment
To use business experience and skills to assess and advise on the practicability of alternatives, marrying up technical limitations with operational realities
To carry out business impact assessments, to determine how changes from the current to the future processes and structures will affect business units and roles and determine the readiness levels of business users with regard to upcoming changes, uncovering readiness gaps and creating and implementing action plans to close the gaps prior to go-live
To obtain formal agreement by stakeholders and recipients to scope and requirements and establishes a base-line on which delivery of a solution can commence
To define and manage change activities to ensure achievement of the benefits described in the business case

Essential skills and experience needed:
Excellent interpersonal skills and is fully experienced at dealing with clients/users
A good understanding of alternative software engineering life cycles for development and the concepts and practices required to implement effective information systems
Broad understanding of business and business skills, and understands the significance of commercial constraints
Apply modelling and analysis tools, methods and standards in an intelligent and effective way
Understand the interdependencies of business processes and information systems

Job requirements:
Educated to bachelor degree level and holds a relevant professional qualification
An enhanced DBS of satisfactory level is essential
Must have a minimum of 3 years recent experience

Our promise to you:
A highly experienced recruitment consultant who will provide you with regular updates about vacancies across the UK
Career guidance alongside our free CV writing service
Free yearly DBS disclosures
Prompt and reliable payroll service
Excellent aftercare service
£100 referral fee – terms and conditions apply

Due to a high volume of applications we receive, we are only able to respond to applicants who meet the needs of our client’s