Technical Solutions Consultant - Business Systems Analyst

Recruiter
AWD online
Location
Reading
Salary
£35,900 - £38,000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
11 Apr 2017
Closes
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

IT Technical Solutions Consultant / Business Systems Analyst with experience leading small scale projects within a formal project management environment that has previously worked as an Application Developer and has experience with VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, VBA, SQL Server and Java is required by a leading Charity based in Reading, Berkshire.

SALARY: £35,900 - £38,000 per annum

BENEFITS: 26 Days Holiday plus Bank Holidays (rising to 28 days after 3 years’ service), Contributory Pension Plan, Flexible Benefits (includes: Gym Membership, Travel Insurance, Healthcare and Hospital Treatment Plan, Dental Insurance, Additional Life Assurance, Health Screening, Buying and Selling Annual Leave (up to 3 days), Cashback on Salary (up to 2% of salary equivalent)), Retail Discount and Cashback Scheme, Employee Car Lease Scheme, Employee Assistance Programme, Enhanced Occupational Sick, Maternity, Paternity and Adoption Pay above statutory minimum, Childcare Vouchers and Eye Care Vouchers

WORKING HOURS: 37.5 Hours per Week

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DOGS: Due to the nature of the organisation there are frequently dogs on site. Therefore you must be comfortable with dogs in the workplace.

SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE: Broad understanding of the programming applications and languages including SQL Server, Java, VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, VBA along with solid analysis and design knowledge. You will hold a Degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience. You will be an MCITP Database Developer or equivalent, or have proven relevant work experience. Ideally you’ll have an understanding of PRINCE2 project management methodology, be an ITIL practitioner, or have an MCPD or MCITP or equivalent. Business Intelligence Development experience would also be advantageous.

JOB OVERVIEW

We have a fantastic new job opportunity for an IT Technical Solutions Consultant / Business Systems Analyst with experience leading small scale projects within a formal project management environment that has previously worked as an Application Developer and has experience with VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net, VBA, SQL Server and Java.

Working as the IT Technical Solutions Consultant / Business Systems Analyst you will provide consultancy and support in the use and enhancement of existing systems. This will also include providing advice and guidance on the selection of future business systems, and the effective use of business information. In particular, the organisation is looking for someone to support the development and implementation of the Microsoft Office 365 technologies including SharePoint and Microsoft Power BI.

As the IT Technical Solutions Consultant / Business Systems Analyst you’ll be responsible for ensuring the on-going operational functionality and efficiency of the organisation's core business systems, ensuring they are managed, developed and supported in an effective manner and therefore, not compromising the user communities ability to conduct their work.

You will be working closely with IS colleagues and clients in a challenging and changing environment. You will also assist with the application implementation within projects, in particular within the areas of application configuration, system and unit testing, but also provide leadership in the work of application support for enhancements or general maintenance of existing applications.

As a successful candidate you will have an exciting opportunity to work in a growing and fulfilling environment where your efforts will be greatly appreciated by the Charity and the thousands of people they help.

APPLY TODAY

If this job looks like your ideal position then please send in your CV as soon as possible for our Recruitment Team to review.

DUTIES

Your duties and responsibilities as the IT Technical Solutions Consultant / Business Systems Analyst:

  • Work with business teams and third party suppliers to implement key business systems throughout the organisation
  • Support current bespoke applications providing analysis, design and relational database expertise
  • Responsible for the development and maintenance of Microsoft SQL Server applications to meet business needs
  • Responsible for partnering the business and working with Users to investigate, design and deliver technical solutions to operational problems through improvements in information systems and data management
  • IDEAL CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS

  • You need an enthusiastic, positive and assertive approach with an ability to communicate your vision to both technical and non-technical colleagues
  • Broad understanding of systems, programming applications and languages including SQL Server, Java, VB.Net, C#, ASP.Net and VBA
  • Solid analysis and design knowledge
  • You will hold a Degree in an IT related field or equivalent work experience
  • You will be an MCITP Database Developer or equivalent, or have proven relevant work experience
  • Ideally you’ll have an understanding of PRINCE2 project management methodology
  • Be an ITIL practitioner, or have MCPD or MCITP or equivalent
  • Previous Business Intelligence Development would also be advantageous
  • Eligibility to work in the UK
  • The Charity is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children, young people and vulnerable adults with whom they work. They expect all of their employees and volunteers to fully share this commitment.

    HOW TO APPLY

    To be considered for this job vacancy, please submit your CV to our Recruitment Team who will review your details. CV’s of Job Applicants meeting this requirement will be submitted to our Client for consideration. By submitting your job application to us you are hereby giving us your express consent to submit your details to our Client for this purpose.

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