Finance Business Analyst

Sanderson PLC
28 Nov 2017
02 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Finance Business Analyst

Our client is a Financial Services organisation based in Edinburgh. They have a requirement for a Lead BA. The person will provide oversight and control of the BA input to that programme however will also be required to undertake key BA activities to support a number of the projects. The scope includes rationalising of a significant number of Finance applications across the business.

Finance Business Analyst skills and experience:

  • Solid knowledge of Finance functions and systems
  • Financial services experience is essential
  • Strong BA craft across all parts of the project lifecycle
  • Strong technical skills and awareness including data integration and migration, interface specifications, data analysis.
  • Ability to lead a team of BA's
  • Proven experience of leading the Business analysis activity on large scale transformation programmes

Finance Business Analyst traits:

  • Drive and preference for action. This will be a fast paced programme and the candidate will need to be able to flourish in that environment.
  • Whilst the focus will be on the business analysis, the candidate must be able and happy to work outside that strict role definition and work collaboratively with the others in the project team.
  • There will be many moving parts and it is crucial that the candidate can be methodical and disciplined.
  • The candidate must have a strong voice, be able to articulate issues and choices, and be assertive.