Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South Yorkshire, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: JJL SBA 02_1536687475
Contact Name: Jonathan Lord
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

Senior Business Analyst - Yorkshire - Legal - Up to £45k - Perm

The Role

The purpose of this role is to work as part of a cross functional team completing Business Analysis deliverables including leading the process of gathering, elicitation, prioritisation, tracking and documenting of business requirements, business rules and benefits/dis benefits identification.


  • Perform business analysis and/or systems analysis on high profile, highly complex and/or strategic business initiatives
  • Liaise with Business Stakeholders at all levels to ensure common understanding of business objectives and scope
  • Analysis of business processes and systems and recommendations for their improvement with the use of modelling and statistical research
  • Contribute to impact assessment, scoping and estimating of analysis activity within the portfolio and small change initiatives
  • Work with business representatives and stakeholders at all levels of seniority to elicit their business requirements, using appropriate techniques e.g. workshops, questionnaires, 1:1 interviews etc.
  • Use a combination of business and technical knowledge, determine the implication of feasibility of system design and integration working closely with architects and developers
  • Support Business Stakeholders in the design and development of business processes and business process re-engineering
  • Communicate proposed solutions back to Business Stakeholders to ensure these meet with the business requirement
  • Guide and mentor less experienced Business Analysts across the Change and Development department
  • Capture risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies both at a project and requirements level and communicate as appropriate
  • Support Business Stakeholders with Benefits Management; specifically helping them with identification, definition, planning, tracking and realisation of business benefits within projects
  • Maintain excellent awareness of industry methods, tools and techniques and recommend changes to the existing processes where appropriate


  • A solid background in Business Analysis
  • Demonstrates evidence of performing the analysis and documentation of operational processes and business requirements
  • Demonstrable experience leading a team of Business Analysts
  • Able to work effectively across multiple change projects or change activities simultaneously
  • Demonstrable Stakeholder Management skills
  • Ability to think analytically, to deal with detail, and to extract and present relevant information concisely.

The Company:

The company are a nationwide leader in their field. Having shown steady growth year on year they are now looking to innovate their services and drive improvements across the business.