Senior Business Analyst

Location
Camden, London (Greater)
Salary
£45,504 - £52,786
Posted
10 Sep 2019
Closes
24 Sep 2019
Ref
190000GA
Contract Type
Full time

We’re seeking an intelligent and future focused Senior Business Analyst to join Camden’s ICT service. Working as a Senior Business Analyst you will be leading on creating requirements specifications and business cases using natural language for development or acquisition of ICT Solutions; you’ll analyse business processes, identify alternative solutions, assess feasibility, and recommend new approaches.

This role is all about being able to apply business and analysis skills working in partnership with multi-disciplinary programme teams and subject matter experts to drive out further efficiencies and costs. You’ll be responsible for driving and challenging service departments on their assumptions of how they will successfully execute their plans by communicating proactively and collaborating with the Service department, in-house development and solutions providers.

You’ll also plan, arrange and facilitate meetings and workshops with stakeholders throughout the business change and software development lifecycles and advise senior stakeholders on business change priorities within the context of the organisational strategy and objectives

For more information please refer to the job profile. 

About You 

To be successful in this role, you’ll have BSc in a relevant discipline, or equivalent industry experience. You will be proficient in techniques for analysing and re-designing business processes which have been modelled.

The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with members of the public, business representatives, contractors and Council members, including presenting business cases and statements for work both verbally and in writing. As is your strong influencing skills, as you will be required to engage and influence decision making by building rapport with staff at all levels.

You will proactively conduct accurate fieldwork, carrying out relevant written and statistical analysis on findings and making insightful observations, delivering concise briefings, considering the needs of multiple stakeholders. The ability to work using your own initiative, managing conflicting priorities, meeting deadlines, targets and agreed work standards is essential.

About Camden 

Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

Click HERE to see the full details of our excellent benefits

Make it work for you. Make it your Camden. 

Discover and Diversity 

To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

How to apply

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in the job profile attached at the bottom of this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions. 

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG. 

Closing dates for applications: 24 September 2019, 23:59 

Interviews to be held: w/c 30 September 2019 

Please quote reference: 190000GA

To view the Job Profile please click HERE  

Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are:  

21 October 2019