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Business Analyst

Location Belfast, County Antrim
Sector
Job Type Permanent
Salary £25000 - £35000 per annum
Published about 1 month ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact Justin Friend
Job Ref JF142

Job Description

BUSINESS/PROJECT ANALYST

I am looking for highly professional business analysts with strong project management or PMO experience to work within the financial services industry. Experience of change management will be key as is the ability to support and manage the execution of projects that develop new capabilities, products and services.

THE ROLE

  • Extensive work on projects both locally and internationally
  • Creation and management of appropriate project governance, framework and reporting
  • Experience of working in dynamic and highly progressive environments ideal(structured training and development is provided)
  • Support wide range of projects of varying size
  • Assist with creating & updating project plans and business process documents
  • Manage and monitor actions to ensure that timeframes are being met
  • Ensure that projects are operating within agreed budgets
  • Identify and evaluate project risks/issues and advise on mitigation strategies
  • Evaluate and provide recommendations for opportunities to provide business value
  • Build long lasting relationships at all levels
  • Post-implementation review of project lessons learned

KEY SKILLS

  • Ideally in a business/accountancy-related subject or equivalent relevant practical experience and/or qualifications
  • Any other relevant professional qualifications would be advantageous (e.g. PRINCE2, MS Project etc)
  • Ideally financial services change management/project management/business analysis
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Logical and analytical approach to work
  • Ability to manage time, prioritise tasks and work under tight deadlines
  • Proven ability to be a team player, while retaining ability to work independently with little supervision