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Temporary Business Analyst £350 p/d

Temporary Business Analyst £350 p/d

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £300 - £350 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Mackinlay

  • Contact email:

    jamie.mackinlay@1st-executive.com

  • Salary high:

    350

  • Salary low:

    300

  • Job ref:

    JM023_1615305288

  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-04-08

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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A local Council has an ongoing Transformation Programme and requires a Temporary Business Analyst to assist with the delivery. The role sits within the Programme Management Office and will focus on redesigning services to improve provision.

Job Title: Temporary Business Analyst

Rate: £350 p/d

Location: Remote initially then based in Bedfordshire

The candidate should have a strong background in the practical application of recognised Business Analysis and Project Management techniques, preferably acquired across local authority or public sector bodies.

This postholder will:

  • Create a range of documentation such as process maps, customer journeys, business cases, functional specification and implementation plans.
  • Organise and facilitate workshops with business and technology stakeholders.
  • Analyse existing workflows and service operations to identify how services can reduce cost of delivery and improve outcomes.
  • Promote outcomes-focussed design across user experiences, business processes and service delivery models.
  • Use data and key metrics to support recommendations and evaluate the impact of proposed solutions.
  • Effectively communicate with stakeholders of all levels to clarify requirements, assess the feasibility of proposed solutions and document how a proposed solution would meet a given business requirement.
  • Be able to challenge stakeholders and suppliers, understand recommended solutions to ensure they meet the business requirements, and to review and understand technical documents from internal and third-party suppliers.

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Scope, prioritise and plan business analysis activities across the project identifying and defining outputs, dependencies, resource estimates, stakeholders, risks and timescales.
  • Undertake analysis to inform strategic and operational decision making considering multiple perspectives (People, Processes, Technology), processes, systems, services and stakeholders; and the interaction between these acknowledging and resolving conflict, identifying risk and mitigation.
  • Prepare and facilitate highly effective business engagement with all stakeholders to define and communicate business process change, rationale, drivers and efficiencies of a proposed change.
  • Enable constructive stakeholder management through strong relationship building and managing expectations.
  • Contribute to the development of business cases and supporting documentation including business requirements specifications, process maps, functional specifications, options appraisals, outline business cases (including costs-benefits analysis), high level implementation plans and risk mitigation strategies.
  • Research and make recommendations on business technology systems to inform decision making.

If this opportunity is of interest, please apply immediately and email Jamie.mackinlay@1st-executive.com to find out more.