Senior Business Analyst

Job Title: Senior Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Colchester, Essex
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Additional benefits
REF: 081019_1570548636
Contact Name: Ben Stallard
Contact Email:
Job Published: 8 months ago

Job Description

Job purpose

Senior Business Analyst - Insurance

Seeking an experienced Business Analyst to join a Colchester-based IT team with the objective of helping roll out technical solutions that will support a revised future state business process designed to facilitate the transaction of insurance business moving forwards.

The role will involve significant exposure to the business community (Operations, Finance, Underwriting, Claims)

Job responsibilities & competence

  • Serve as the liaison between various business units and the IT Department in determining business requirements for initiatives with a high degree of complexity.
  • Analyse requirements feasibility to determine whether the requirement is viable both technically & operationally.
  • Analyse the business needs by examining the current processes, defining new processes, identifying problems and offering solutions.
  • Document & translate business requirements into systems specification documentation including use cases, wireframes, workflow diagrams, functional and non-functional system requirements.
  • Assist stakeholders with varying points of view and priorities to understand the bigger picture.

Qualifications and capabilities

  • Understanding of data modelling techniques, data structures, and data warehouses
  • Capability to conduct analysis of data
  • Proficient of gathering data
  • Insurance background is a must
  • Mentoring expereince - preferable

Personal skills

  • Strong analytical and logical problem solving skills
  • Solid Presentation Skills
  • Ability to learn and understand new products quickly
  • Ability to prioritise and organise workload, handling varying priorities by setting expectations appropriately.
  • Clear communicator both written and verbal