Business Analysts - x2 contracts

Third Solutions
09 Apr 2017
09 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

We are looking for Business Analysts for a large charity based in Poole to support the Marketing and Communications Transformation Programme. Two fixed term contracts of up to 18 months

The Company
A forward thinking, National charity that support communities across the country through their life saving work.

The Role
The Business Analyst has responsibility to seek, analyse, specify and validate the business needs of the Programme stakeholders, convey user requirements to procurement and development teams and apply proven communication, analytical and problem solving skills to help ensure that programme deliverables are met.
Meet with decision makers, systems owners and end users to chart existing business processes and define business, financial and operations requirements and systems needs and wants.
Conduct interviews to gather user requirements via workshops, questionnaires, surveys, site visits, workflow storyboards, use cases, scenarios and other methods
Analyse and verify requirements for completeness, consistency, comprehensibility, feasibility, and conformity to standards and translate into functional requirements in a manner that is understood by the developers / project team
Utilise and promote the use of Continuous Improvement (CI) Principles to prepare and deliver specifications, recommendations, or alternatives for improving business, operations and information process flows
Create process models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to developers and/or the project team and develop prototypes of interfaces, capture/define business rules and new or revised processes based on the user requirements

The Candidate
Essential - Educated to degree standard or equivalent and substantial experience in the IS industry in a business analysis role
Project Management trained or significant practical experience.
Able to demonstrate practical ITIL experience.
Highly Desirable - Broad experience in the procurement and delivery of marketing / digital technology.
Desirable- Extensive experience with large organisations core business processes, operations and software applications, eg ERP, CRM, Marketing Systems.
Proven experience with business and technical requirements analysis, modelling, verification, and methodology development. Experience overseeing the procurement, design, development, and implementation of software solutions, systems, or products.


Our aim is to respond to all successful applications within 5 days. If you havent been contacted within 5 days your application has been unsuccessful and your details will not be held further but we positively encourage you to apply for any other positions that you may see in the future.

We apologise that we cannot contact everybody in person but thank you in advance for your interest.

Third Solutions encourages applications from individuals of all ages and backgrounds. Appointment will be made on merit alone but candidates must be able to demonstrate their ability to work in the UK. Third Solutions acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for temporary recruitment as defined by the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Business Regulations 2003.