Business Analyst Financial at Eloi Consulting Ltd, Remote/Cardiff, 12 Months, £280-£300 per day

£280 - £300 per day
  • Contract Spy
  • Remote (Cardiff, UK)
  • Nov 20, 2020
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Business Analyst

Location: Newport or Cardiff or (WFH option is also available with some travel to office)

Duration: 12 months

Required Skills

  • Proven Business Analysis experience
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office
  • Process mapping and Use case experience
  • Proven Business Analysis experience in the Financial Services Industry
  • Experience in project management principles, practices, techniques and tools including facilitation, organisation and motivation
  • Leads requirements elicitation process on projects – planning the strategy for investigating and translating functional and non-functional requirements, taking into account the complexities of the project and the constraints involved
  • Validates, baselines and prioritises requirements through the approval and sign off by the client and accountable executive, challenging assumptions where necessary
  • Produce Use Cases and Process maps to ensure the overall solution meets business needs
  • Financial Awareness
  • Domain knowledge
  • Strong Project Management techniques

Job Description:

  • The Business Analyst leads the analysis effort on new software and servicing projects, through owning and facilitating the requirements process and ensuring the overall solution meets business needs.
  • The Business Analyst will lead or oversee the solution throughout the project lifecycle.The Business Analyst works closely with a range of internal and external clients and stakeholders, and operates between business and technical departments to ensure that proposed solutions are valid, documented and meet the correct business functionality, requirements and industry standards.
  • This role requires high levels of motivation and organisation, with the ability to plan, manage and prioritise workloads
  • Ability to add value and become an integral part of the department and organisation as a whole
  • Commitment to personal development and a proactive approach to ongoing performance improvement
  • Provides guidance and assistance to project team members and interacts with the business teams, support teams, development teams and the technical teams to ensure solution build continues to meet requirements
  • Lead and / or participate in all client workshops to understand internal and external client project goals, configuration requirements, workflows, complex business needs, gaps and opportunities
  • Lead / participate in client presentations as required
  • Provide or validate cost estimates based on knowledge provided in the Solution Definition Document in conjunction with the ConsultantTo review and monitor Business Analyst estimates during the project lifecycle, escalating increases where necessary to the Project
  • Manager and Business Analyst Lead
  • Assist the Business Consultants and Project Manager in the construction of the scope and approach to the project
  • Ensure that there is clear requirements traceability through the lifecycle of the project
  • Manage the change process through the project lifecycle
  • Conduct defect and gap analysis
  • Identifies gaps in current products or solutions, and provides such input / feedback to the Product Management team to assist in the production and on-going maintenance of product roadmaps
  • Contributes to risk / issue logs, project status documents, scope change documents, mapping specification, test plans and test cases
  • Provide a handover of the project to Business Analysts working on Business As Usual change
  • Leads or supports initiatives for improvements, working with the Lead and / or Senior Business Analyst to establish, implement and continually improve processes