Business Analyst - 6 month Contract

Business Analyst - 6 month Contract

Salford Quays

Salford Quays
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This is a 6 month Contract role to join our Business Services team based in our Salford office.

This role will be working Enterprise-wide to identify, design and catalogue business specifications to inform the development of a 'Production Monitoring team' and the implementation of supporting robotics & automation technologies.
Analysis focus will surround
  • identifying appropriate Use Cases for the application of these technologies with a view to reducing manual effort across the business, and
  • Articulating a suite of business KPI's, operational business rules, processing activities, data points and metrics that can be used to scrutinise and 'health-check' operational system(s) performance, providing early sight of issues & inaccuracies, increasing the speed with which these issues can be addressed through robotics and automated monitoring.
  • Effectively execute a wide range of analytical tools and techniques, including process mapping, process re-engineering, gap analysis, statistical and database analysis, wireframing, dashboard development and prototyping.
  • Instigate, prepare, facilitate and lead meetings, workshops and presentations for a wide range of audiences, demonstrating consistently high qualities of communication.
  • Influence strategic decisions to ensure that the change requests remain in line with the latest business thinking and technology ‘fit’.
  • Provide Project and Programme Managers with clearly defined requirements and aligned technology solutions to ensure successful business outcome(s).

What we’re looking for:           
  • Formal qualification or a desire to be formally qualified in business analysis and change management
  • ​Demonstrable experience of delivering the business analysis to underpin business change across large and small change initiatives
  • Understanding of change analysis and change management techniques
  • Knowledge of the private lines insurance business and the core business functions of a general insurance provider, with understanding of the aggregator marketplace a plus
  • Commercially focused and results driven
  • Self-motivated and enthusiastic
  • An organised and proactive approach
  • Ability to work on own initiative and as part of a team
  • A flexible approach and positive attitude
  • Takes initiative to make decisions
  • Strives to drive business improvements to contribute to the success of the business
What can we do for you? 
We believe we can offer you a great working environment as we’re so passionate about our people. Here are just some of the benefits and perks that we offer…

Employee benefit packages to suit your lifestyle, including a competitive company pension scheme, group life assurance, enhanced maternity and paternity pay, professional subscription fees, the opportunity to buy additional holiday, health cash plan, help with travel expenses and the opportunity to take a paid day off each year to do charity work.

Employee wellbeing is high on the agenda here too. We provide a weekly free fruit delivery, discounted membership at a local health club and access to an Employee Assistance Programme, which promotes physical and emotional wellbeing at work and at home. In addition, we provide wellbeing events throughout the year to support physical and mental health.

For further information on what we can offer and to learn more about this role, feel free to contact our dedicated Recruitment team.
If this sounds like your next role and a company you’d like to work for, what’re you waiting for? Apply today!

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