sydney

Business Analyst

Project management
Permanent

Objectives: Conduct client workshops with the purpose of defining As-Is and To-Be business processes, identifying process gaps and designing a best fit solution for applicable systems

Description of the role

Operating in a vendor environment, this is a broad Business Analyst role encompassing the full spectrum of responsibilities including client interactions, functional design, business process consultancy, training, testing and support. Pivotal to the success of this role is the ability to understand the client’s functional requirements and translate these into a practical, considered design that can be actioned by technical experts.

The successful candidate can expect to be given responsibility and client exposure working within an excellent company culture; a culture that places a lot of emphasis on supporting their career progression.

Key Responsibilities 

  • Conducting client workshops with the purpose of defining As-Is and To-Be business processes, identifying process gaps and designing a best fit solution for applicable systems
  • Creating a series of detailed designs based on collaboration with both client business and internal technical teams
  • Assisting the technical team with the development of your designs and testing the solution delivery
  • Working closely with clients to ensure smooth professional delivery of systems

Other Responsibilities 

  • Investigating and resolving client issues and queries concerning business functionality
  • Transfer of business knowledge and expertise to other employees via training and internal documentation
  • Training business users
  • Configuring business processes and system settings to achieve specific business outcomes and documenting these for internal and external publication
  • Updating user and administration documentation
  • Helping to build and maintain our industry-leading product
  • The role includes an opportunity for involvement in project management, presales activities, international and local travel

Requirements of the role

  • A diploma/degree in Accounting/Financial services will be highly regarded

Essential

  • Strong communication skills, both written and verbal and the confidence to liaise with a variety of client personnel
  • Proven track record of providing strong, client focused systems analysis to internal and external stakeholders
  • Experience of and involvement in the software development lifecycle

Desired

  • Experience in one of the automotive, equipment finance or finance industries
  • Experience working on large vendor implementations (using both Agile and Waterfall methodologies)
  • A strong business analyst track record, although junior business analysts that show a lot of potential will be seriously considered
  • Experience of software selection / implementation / configuration (new products to market)

Personal qualities

  • An excellent communicator
  • Client focused – highly professional, able to form solid business relationships
  • Analytical – able to discern needs and requirements of business’ and flow on requirements
  • Adaptable – able to undertaken hands on role and tasks in order to achieve Project Objectives
  • Results driven – strives for the end result, is highly motivated and takes ownership
  • Team player – willingness to brainstorm, share ideas and motivate others towards a common goal
  • Multi-tasker – ability to work to tight deadlines and across multiple stakeholders

Benefits

  • Flexible working arrangement
  • Education Assistance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Fruits at Work
  • Support with professional qualifications
  • Quarterly social/team building
  • Airline discount
  • Employment with an innovative, growth-oriented organization
  • Outstanding career and development prospects
  • Exciting company culture which stands for passion, innovation, integrity, respect and professionalism