Business Analyst (eCommerce) - Fast Track Sports Nutrition Brand

11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Business Analyst (eCommerce, User Stories, UAT) - Fast Track Sports Nutrition Brand
Moorgate, EC2Y with occasional travel to Colchester HQ
£40,000 + Company Bonus Scheme (up to 15% of salary) + Perks

++ Ready to Dominate Life™ and join one of the most exciting and fastest-growing brands in the UK? ++

We are officially one of the UK’s fastest growing companies. Not only did we rank number 34 in the recent Sunday Times Fast Track league table, but we also placed as the 6th fastest growing online retailer in the UK.

Despite such success, we are just at the start of our journey. With 13 European websites and counting, plus expansion into the USA, China and beyond; we have ambitions to become the No.1 online sports nutrition brand in Europe - and ultimately the world. We need your help to do this. Join the likes of Anthony Joshua, Tom Daley, Jonathan Joseph, Lucy Watson & Lucy Mecklenburgh - our brand ambassadors who all share our vision to Dominate Life™ and be the best…

The Business Analyst Role:

A brand new role in our eCommerce team, the Business Analyst will be working on a variety of innovative web platform and mobile application development projects through the full SDLC. Reporting into and supporting the Head of eCommerce, we are looking for a passionate and enthusiastic Business Analyst with an impressive background in eCommerce and retail environments, and exceptional interpersonal and communication skills in order to provide clear and effective comms to our stakeholders, both internal and external.

What will you be doing?

+ Documenting and analysing the needs of the business, supported by a robust understanding of the current business situation
+ Gathering and documenting requirements and translate them into clear user stories and acceptance criteria that can be used and interpreted by both business and technical users - this will involve facilitating workshops and assessing source documentation from the customer
+ Identifying and recommending options for potential solutions and assessing them for both technical and business suitability
+ Working collaboratively with stakeholders to support the definition of the project scope and objectives
+ Prompting, validating and documenting requirements, both functional and non-functional, to the required standard using appropriate documentation throughout the project life-cycle
+ Challenging the business assumptions so that the delivered solutions meet both their current and future needs
+ Leading the definition, evaluation and agreement of the business solution options (collaborating with key stakeholders across the business and technology teams) ensuring they are consistent with the overall business strategy - this may include the evaluation of 3rd party solutions
+ Supporting the user acceptance testing (UAT) process to ensure the developed solution is fit for purpose, and ensure successful handover of IT developments into UAT
+ Providing training to users of a new system

What are we looking for?

+ Significant analysis experience within an eCommerce environment
+ An impressive background in eCommerce and retail
+ Experience with production of user stories and acceptance criteria
+ Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced environment
+ Strong communication skills - as this role requires a high level of stakeholder communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
+ Strong problem solving, time management and organisational skills
+ Strong commercial awareness and business acumen
+ Energetic, enthusiastic with strong attention to detail


+ Annual Company Bonus Scheme - up to 15%
+ Pension
+ Company discount scheme
+ Perk Box subscription with reduced price gym memberships, cinema tickets and free mobile phone insurance
+ Casual dress code
+ Career progression

Interested? Just Apply Below...

...But first a little formality. By applying you explicitly consent to us processing & passing your application to our client for review for this vacancy only. If your skills match the role you will hear back from us within 2 business days. If you have any pre-application questions please contact us quoting the job title & ref. Good luck, Team RR.ness Analyst (eCommerce) - Fast Track Sports Nutrition Brand