Business Analyst - Global - Publishing

Talent Point Ltd
London, South East England
21 Jul 2017
20 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client are one of the fastest growing companies within the financial publishing space with offices in 30+ locations and a user base in the thousands require a Business Analyst who is bright, flexible and enthusiastic.

They are really looking for someone who has the right attitude and aptitude rather than the finished article as the company pride themselves on training and career development.

The Business Analyst will be working closely and effectively with business and tech teams to elicit requirements from stakeholders, challenging them in order to hone their thinking.

From the first day the Business Analyst will be working in a team of like-minded Business Analysts, supported by mentors who will assist and aim to keep Business Analysts stimulated and challenged.

What you will gain from the role

You will have the opportunity to formally document requirements so that they remain understandable for the business to subscribe to, while sufficiently comprehensive, structured and technically-oriented to be translated into technical solutions by the Tech Services Department
Work with 3rd party vendors as necessary to make optimal use of existing and off-the-shelf solutions to meet requirements, or adapt requirements to achieve cost-effective solutions
Helping Heads of Technology and Project Managers meet project milestones through timely delivery of key artifacts
Creating Use Cases and User Journeys
Making active contributions, whilst learning how a business like ours operates.

Skills required is knowledge of common BA artifacts including:

Use Case diagrams, User Journeys, Mind Mapping
Microsoft office intermediate skills
Word ability to create engaging technical documents and reports
Excel ability to use spreadsheets to analyse and represent complex data
PowerPoint evidence of ability to create attention grabbing presentations
Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills
Ability to self-motivate, take initiative and take on a team responsibility for delivery of products
Results-focused individual, with sound commercial awareness, a can-do attitude and excellent problem solving abilities
Ability to communicate with a variety of technical and non-technical people.
Ability to multitask in a dynamic environment to deliver multiple running projects.

This is easily the best opportunity on the market for all you budding Business Analysts looking to build a career in Analysis and looking for expert training and development to get you to that stage.

The salary on offer is up to £40k depending on experience + Package

Talent Point are a Hiring Communication business. We have designed and documented this vacancy alongside our customer and act as their sole source of applicants.
No terminology in this advert is designed to discriminate on grounds of gender, race, colour, religion, creed, disability, age, sex or sexual orientation. Talent Point Ltd is an equal-opportunity employer and does not discriminate against these or any other class protected by applicable law.