IT Business Analyst

May & Stephens
08 Feb 2017
08 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
My client, a highly regarded multi-service law firm with offices across the UK, is seeking a proactive Business Analyst with experience in the legal or professional services sector, to join the dynamic team in their Birmingham based office.

This wide ranging role requires a broad set of skills, with duties of the Business Analyst including:

*Understanding the business's IT strategy and influencing business areas accordingly
*Supporting business areas in documenting business cases
*Working with stakeholders to elicit requirements using interviews, document
analysis, requirements workshops, site visits etc
*Evaluating information gathered from multiple sources, reconciling conflicts and
working with high level and low level information to gain a general understanding
*Working with both internal and external stakeholders to analyse information needs
and functional requirements
*Driving and challenging business units throughout the process
*Acting as a conduit between the wider community and the IT team, working to identify
to best fit solutions and recommendations
*Developing requirements specifications
*Working with IT stakeholders and third parties to establish the technical vision

Additional responsibilities of the Business Analyst will include reporting regulatory and legislative changes, as well as internal auditing of files.

To secure this fantastic Business Analyst role, you will require the following experience:

*At least 10 years' experience as a Business Analyst, with exposure to a range of
*Legal experience would be highly desirable but is not essential
*Strong visual design skills which will enable you to create effective, easy to
understand dashboards and reports
*Experience with SSRS and Analysis Services
*Strong knowledge of relational, SQL and dimensional databases
*The ability to communicate stakeholder reporting needs, and to manage more than one
complex project in parallel
*A project management qualification and/or BCS Business Analysis International
Diploma would be desirable

To secure this role, you will possess the ability to negotiate desired outcomes with stakeholders at all levels, possess a proven track record in pulling data from various sources to construct complex analyses and proposals.

If you are someone with an initiative driven approach, who is not constrained by a rigid job description, and is recognised for being able to motivate and inspire, apply now to avoid disappointment!

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