Business Analyst

Oxford Permanent £50,000 - £55,000
  • Impressive large business with a head office based in central Oxford
  • Well known for being a great employer in the local area

About Our Client

The client are a large international group of businesses based in central Oxford. The business trades across the UK, South America and Australia.

Job Description

The key responsbilities of the Business Analyst are:

  • The elicitation and capture of business requirements
  • Engaging with key stakeholders to identify and realise business benefits
  • Documentation and validation of requirements, key processes and activities, and where relevant the lean design of new supporting business processes
  • Playing a key role in solution choice during RFP processes
  • Helping configure, test and document solution setup
  • Ensuring a high degree of quality and accuracy when publishing documentation, and during communication with key stakeholders
  • Alignment of core analyst activities with IS industry best practice

The Successful Applicant

Minimum Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Extensive experience in Business Analysis within an IT team (3+ years)
  • Proven experience of capturing requirements, chairing process review meetings, and creating reports for senior exec / management
  • Proven capability to develop technical project documentation, business process maps, GAP analysis and hold requirements capture workshops
  • A strong technical background with experience analysing complex processes
  • Formal Business analysis certification by a recognised body
  • ITIL V3/4 Foundation certification
  • Proven change management skills in a complex stakeholder environment
  • A broad understanding of Cloud based Infrastructure technologies and services (e.g. AWS, Azure, D365, O365)

Desirable Qualifications, Knowledge and Experience:

  • Evidential analytical experience within a manufacturing environment
  • Previous use of the ServiceNow platform
  • Strong knowledge and experience of MS Teams capability and associated embedded apps such as MS Lists, Planner, Milestones
  • Change Management certification

Job Specific Skills:

  • Confident and authoritative speaker
  • Strong listening, presentation, and writing skills
  • A positive can-do attitude and a hunger to learn
  • Attention to detail, and enforcement of quality standards and practices
  • Ability to communicate with people at all levels of the business
  • An analytical mind coupled with strong communication skills and a positive attitude are essential
  • You will be a high calibre individual, with exceptional levels of personal drive and eagerness for personal development

What's on Offer

On offer for the successful Business Analyst is a salary of between £50,000 and £55,000 depending on experience, plus a competitive benefits package.

Nick Harris
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+44 1865 208479

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