IT Business Consultant / Lead Business Analyst Relocation

SSP Worldwide
Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Business Consultant / Lead Business Analyst – Relocation Opportunity
Solihull, West Midlands
Up to £60,000 DOE Plus Excellent Benefits, Relocation Package Considered

SSP is a global provider of technology systems and solutions across the entire insurance industry. We provide core technology solutions, distribution and trading capability, advanced analytics and solution delivery.

We work with 8 of the top 10 UK insurers, 4 of the top 10 global insurers and over 40% of UK brokers. Our broking technology processes transactions worth over £5 billion gross written premium and our teams are responsible for developing and delivering some of the most cutting edge software in the insurance market. By helping our customers to define their requirements, SSP map the journey and build the solution.

We are looking for talented Business Consultant to join our Business Consultancy Team focussed on our Broker customers, based from our Solihull office.

What being the Business Consultant with SSP will involve:

As our Business Consultant, your role will be the key interface with our internal and external customers. Using your extensive business consultancy experience from gathering and translating requirements into clear functional specifications and/or business change requirements. You will provide fee-earning consultancy and services surrounding SSP products.

Working on various projects as the lead point of contact, often based from customer sites, you will work closely with our customers and project management team. From defining the implementation and development scope of the project through to advising on business priorities, highlighting any impacts on the overall implementation plan. You will guide members of the Business Consultancy team, providing knowledge and expertise to both our internal and external customers as well as provide leadership and mentoring to our Business Analysts, developing them to achieve their potential.

Based from our Solihull offices, there will travel across the UK with ad hoc requirements to undertake international travel.

Joining our growing business within this brand new role, you will have the chance to take the lead in a variety of projects that will ensure your day-to-day activity is engaging and challenging.

You will discover that we offer a strong benefits package to accompany yoursalary and provide excellent individual development opportunities. Within your development journey, you will also have the chance to undertake further qualifications as we will consider providing support for professional courses to the right candidate.

What experience we look for from you:

It is essential that you have knowledge of the Insurance industry and its processes and procedures gained through direct experience.

The successful candidate will come with proven experience as an IT Business Analyst that has worked in a lead role. Leadership and task management experience together with demonstrable experience of working in a field consultancy capacity for external customers and delivery of complex solutions isrequired. Strong familiarity with project planning and governance tools is expected and desirable to have BCS/ISEP qualification but not essential as SSP will invest in in-house and external training.

A career with us:

SSP believes the most valuable asset for any business is the people it employs. It is crucial therefore to employ and invest in the best. We have a strong, clear vision – to be the leading provider of insurance technology software – and our values describe what makes SSP unique, and capture the SSP spirit that runs through everything we do. The Business Consultant plays a crucial role in delivering our vision and values through you, your team and the business.

For the right candidate a relocation package will be considered to enable a move to our office in Solihull.

We reserve the right to withdraw a vacancy prior to the closing date. 

Note to Agencies: We currently have a PSL in place and we are not looking to engage wider to this PSL. 

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Additional Keywords: Business Consultant, Business Change Consultant, IT Business Analyst, Business Information Analyst, Business Change Analyst, Insurance Analyst, Insurance.