Business Analyst (Business Applications) - VR/16181
Currently recruiting for an experienced IT Business Analyst (Business Applications) on a contract basis for an Oil and Gas company based in Aberdeen. The initial contract duration will be until the end of 2018 (31/12/18). The client is ideally looking to take on someone who is available for an immediate start but short notice periods (circa 1 to 2 weeks) can be considered. The Business Analyst will work within the Business Applications team and will report into the Business Applications Team Lead. The Business Analyst will have involvement in the following areas: Business Applications support. Acting as the key interface with business users when defining new requirements, enhancing existing solutions, designing new solutions and selecting software suppliers. Assisting with business process re-engineering. Business application testing and training. Software solution / supplier selection. Vendor coordination and negotiation. Project management. Experience / Qualifications: Previous experience within a Business Analyst type role within the Oil and Gas Industry is essential. Previous experience of working within a similar role directly with an Oil and Gas Operator would be highly desirable. Experience with various Business Applications is essential. Applicants will be expected to have gained exposure to project management methodologies. The successful candidate will be expected to have a strong track record in service delivery, project management and change management. A Degree qualification in Computer Science or similar would be highly desirable. A Prince 2 qualification or similar would be preferred.