Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 3245_1526466479
Contact Name: James Wood
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Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

My client an Insurance business is looking for a permanent Business Analyst to join their business transformation programme.

Key responsibilities

  • Understand the business issue that needs to be resolved, gathering evidence to feed into the cost / benefits analysis
  • Analyse and map the "As Is" process
  • Elicit requirements / objectives
  • Model the "To Be" business process
  • Assess the impact of the proposed change to the whole of the business, not just the functional area requesting the change
  • Document the requirements including acceptance criteria
  • Obtain formal sign-off of requirements from stakeholders and subject matter experts
  • Contribute to the cost/benefits analysis.
  • Support the implementation of changes, through regular liaison with the development and testing teams as well as end users and stakeholders.
  • Assist the testing teams to identify the root cause of a defect and help with identifying the correct resolver group.
  • As and when required, work as part of the existing test team to validate and verify that changes are working as specified.

Essential Experience

  • Demonstrable experience of business analysis and requirements management in the UK insurance market, using an agile framework such as Scrum is critical.
  • Database expertise sufficient to enable the creation of SQL queries
  • Working with web based technologies
  • Demonstrable knowledge of Price Comparison sites such as Go Compare and Confused.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, assertively and comfortably with technology partners.

Next steps

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' or for more information and a confidential discussion on this Business Analyst role or to find out about more opportunities in Change Management contact James Wood at Oliver James Associates on 020 3861 9200 or email