Business Analyst - Contractor

Business Analyst - Contractor

Haywards Heath or Salford Quays
Technology & Data
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We’re on the hunt for two talented Business Analyst Contractors to support our Technology team to be based in either Haywards Heath, West Sussex, or Salford Quays, Manchester.
We’re looking for front-foot Business Analysts who can be dextrous, enjoy diversity and ideally have experience of data in an insurance environment. 

These contract positions are integral to providing the business analysis that drives the delivery of our ambitious, Data Transformation Programme, contributing to multiple, concurrent projects with ownership of business and IT change elements.
Working closely with both Business Stakeholders and Group Technology teams you’ll be driving the analysis that underpins the Data Governance Programme including Process & Data mapping of the current & future states.

These are fantastic opportunities to be fully involved in the delivery of change through the full project life cycle: ideation – design and analysis - delivery - transition to BAU and closure.

To be successful in this role, you’ll need to have:
  • Excellent Stakeholder Management
  • Data Mapping experience (source to target)
  • Strong Process Mapping experience with an eye for detail
Job responsibilities
  • Effective delivery of change projects through the full project life cycle: ideation - design - delivery - transition to BAU and closure
  • Progressive stakeholder management with full ownership, dexterity, creativity and willingness to involve and drive a shared endeavour that underpins everything we do
  • Execute a wide range of analytical tools and techniques, including process mapping, re-engineering, gap analysis, SWOT analysis, options analysis, statistical and database analysis, wireframing and prototyping
  • Instigate, prepare, facilitate and lead meetings, workshops and presentations for a wide range of audiences, demonstrating consistently high qualities of communication and strong powers of influence
  • Provide project and programme managers with clearly defined requirements and aligned business solutions to ensure successful business outcome(s)
  • Influence strategic decisions to ensure that the change projects remain in line with the latest business thinking
  • Support the definition of realisable benefits and support the prioritisation of change
  • Contribute to the setting of standard practices and processes for the business analysis discipline and ensure these are adhered to and best practice is followed to support a fully agile change and development environment
  • Produce clear and effective project and requirements documentation, presenting information in an intelligent and clear way to communicate requirements, business solution options and recommendations to different stakeholder audiences
Skills, knowledge & experience
  • ​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 is beneficial
  • Commercially focused and results driven
  • A flexible approach and positive attitude
  • Takes initiative to make decisions
So, if you’re up for the challenge, we want to hear from you today!

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