Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: No Benefits
Start Date: ASAP subject to clearance
Reference: 1804-26_1529069820
Contact Name: Emma Broderick
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 15, 2018 14:37

Job Description

Sitec are currently looking to recruit a Business Analyst for a private nuclear MoD establishment in Reading. The post is for an estimated 6 month contract and is paying competitively on an hourly basis.

Key Accountabilities
§ Ensuring the business requirements are defined and addressed.
§ Identifying and evaluating relevant solutions to business problems.
§ Work with the BRMs to assure the realisation of business benefits.
§ Maintain good knowledge of IS Governance & IS processes; specifically the front end & delivery processes
§ Maintain good overall understanding of the clients Business and Business Strategy and if appropriate specific areas of the business
§ Maintain and promote high personal standards in environment, safety, health, security and quality and be a great team player.

Key Responsibilities
§ Support the ERP Transformation project in the capacity of support for the SI ITT process, Technical requirements management for ERP technology, creation of the detailed Business Case for next delivery gate by collaborating with the Functional Leads, Business and suppliers, and support for the Programme Director and Manager with Executive stakeholder management.
§ Support the Business in defining the future operating model, the organisational structure and Level 2 process mapping.
§ Support the Business with User Requirement gathering workshops
§ Provide scoping services to help clarify business problems, objectives and potential solutions by using appropriate business analysis techniques including: Data Analysis, Process Analysis, Business Case Assessments, and Root Cause Analysis etc.
§ Elicit and validate requirements through the effective use of requirements gathering workshops and resolve any complex requirement conflicts through effective stakeholder engagement.
§ Work closely with IS Architects to identify and evaluate potential solutions, and also to validate the recommended solution address the business requirements.
§ If appropriate identify and document project risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies and undertake impact analysis.
§ Responsible for undertaking other duties as reasonably required from time to time by line and task management.

Competencies Required
* Oracle ERP Cloud Financials, Supply Chain, planning and Primavera
* Basic Financial module understanding
* Strategic Perspective
* Conceptual thinking
* Business Analysis Techniques
* Domain Knowledge (Both IS and Business)
* Good Communication (Written and Verbal)
* Stakeholder / Business focus
* IS Project Management
* IS Architecture (Information, Application, Infrastructure)
* System Design / Delivery Methodologies
* Business Acceptance Testing
* Cyber experience

Desired Qualifications
Membership of iibauk (International Institute of Business Analysts).

Essential Skills
Business activity modelling (Context Diagrams / mind maps / rich pictures)
Business Acceptance Testing
Data analysis
Gap Analysis
Requirements definition and management
Stakeholder Analysis / Business Perspective Analysis
System design
User experience analysis
Personal / interpersonal:
(Facilitation, Interviewing, Written Communication, Presentation)

Desired Skills
Benefits management
Business process improvement
Change Management
Feasibility Studies
Requirements definition and management
Relationship/stakeholder management

Personal / interpersonal:
(Negotiation, Influencing)

Essential Experience
Working as a team player
Working as an individual
Working to tight deadlines
Experience of holding responsibility for "making things happen" (see it, own it, solve it, do it)
Desired Experience
Project management background may be an advantage (PM's are a key resource, hence ability to speak same language).

Willing and able to obtain and maintain a high level of security clearance necessary for the role

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec, part of the Sitec Group. The services advertised by Sitec are those of an Employment Business

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.