Business Analyst - Retail Industry

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Proactive Appointments
02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Analyst - Retail Industry

Working for one of the largest retailers in the world is a great opportunity and we have the ability to give you that chance today. Involving the full lifecycle of systems development the succesful Business Analyst will be responsible for providing the company with software solutions that allow them to run efficiently.

Located in the heart of London in one of the most famous locations across the globe this is an excellent role which allows you to enjoy a rewarding career as well as sample the London lifestyle.

Role responsibilities:

  • Translate users' requests into well-structured and clearly documented specifications
  • Conduct feasibility studies, review options and recommend alternative solutions
  • Gather business requirements and model into system requirements
  • Identify and agree the business process and produce appropriate process models
  • Define project objectives and constraints
  • Identify risks and conduct impact analysis
  • Be responsible for production of functional specifications
  • Work closely with designers to produce high level system design
  • Work closely with developers throughout the system build phase
  • Facilitate meetings and workshops
  • Function test the system to ensure compliance with functional specification
  • Liaise with Training to ensure the system is properly trained
  • Manage implementation and rollout of bespoke systems and packages
  • Be involved in the application support process

Skills Required:

  • Proven experience in a Business Analyst position
  • Knowledge and experience of the Retail industry
  • Awareness & understanding of Agile methodologies e.g. Scrum
  • Experience of using process mapping tools & standards e.g. UML/Rational, BPMN
  • Clear understanding of the retail business process
  • Customer focused approach

Benefits include:

  • Pension Scheme.
  • Staff Discount - 25%
  • Personal Accident Insurance - 24hrs worldwide.
  • Interest Free Season Ticket Loan.
  • Holiday Trading - Buying / Selling.
  • Bonus Scheme - Giving you the opportunity to add to your salary and benefits
  • 25 days rising to 28 days after 5 years

Business Analyst - Retail Industry

Due to the volume of applications received for positions it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted.

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