Business Analyst - Hertfordshire

BCT Resourcing
09 Jan 2018
15 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Business Analyst Hertfordshire £40000 - £44000 per annum To define and manage system requirements and scope of change initiatives. To carry out specification of business requirements to a level that enables effective development and testing of agreed changes. Key responsibilities: * To facilitate scoping and business priority-setting for change initiatives of medium size and complexity. * To contribute to selection of the most appropriate means of representing business requirements in the context of a specific change initiative, ensuring traceability back to source. * To discover and analyse requirements for fitness for purpose as well as adhering to business objectives and consistency, challenging positively as appropriate. * To obtain formal agreement by stakeholders and recipients to scope requirements and establish a base-line on which delivery of a solution can commence. * To apply and monitor the use of required industry standard modelling and analysis tools, methods and standards, giving special consideration to system perspectives. * To manage requests for and the application of changes to base-lined requirements. To estimate the effort for changes to this baseline and identify the impact requirements of interim (e.g. migration) scenarios as well as the required end position. * To carry out any other task associated with the role as reasonably requested. Required Skills and Work Experience Essential * Good communication skills, verbal and written * Problem solving and analytical skills * Ability to confidently engage with stakeholders at all levels * Experience in documenting requirements in a formalised method * Experience in workshop facilitation * Exposure to a projects environment or experience of the project lifecycle Desirable * Strong business analyst experience * Experience in launching new business, including external client interaction * Insurance experience