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Business Analyst
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Recruiter: Spring Group Plc
Listed on: 15th March
Location: Edinburgh
Salary/Rate: £350 - £400
Type: Contract
Start Date:
Reference: 411792_1552667308
Contact Name: Claire Lorden

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Spring Technology's client, a public sector organisation, are currently looking to recruit a Business Analyst for an initial 3 month period based in Edinburgh on a rate of £350-400/day (inside of IR35).

Responsibilities:

* Work with stakeholders to define and document business processes and requirements for process and system change.
* The role will also involve business analysis and requirements gathering for IT procurement projects.
* Requirements gathering including: Face to face interviews, organising and facilitating user workshops, analysing documentation and correspondence.
* Documenting outputs from requirements gathering using appropriate analytical tools and techniques e.g. process maps and data models.
* Documenting AS-IS and TO-BE scenarios.
* Business process review and redesign.
* Developing intelligence on commercial elements which may contribute to the overall solution.
* Developing test scripts and leading user and systems testing activities.
* Developing scripts, presentations, infographics, news articles and other communications resources.

Requirements:

* Significant experience as a business analyst ideally with experience working in the public sector.
* Experience of working on software procurement projects in a business analyst role.
* Experience of working as a business analyst on business intelligence, identity management or similar projects.
* Effective use of standard business analysis tools and techniques to communicate with IT and business staff.
* Confident organisation and facilitation of workshops.
* Ability to produce clear outputs, including workshop outputs , AS-IS and TO-BE scenarios.
* Confident user of Microsoft Excel and Visio.
* Understanding of industry standard Project Management and Business Analysis methodologies.
* Effective communication skills both oral and written, with the ability to collate and present information to others.
* Proactive and able to demonstrate initiative and sound judgement.
* Good interpersonal skills and an ability to work with a wide range of staff in a rapidly changing environment are essential.
* Good understanding of project management principles and project delivery.

Desirable Skills:

* MindGenius skills (mind mapping tool) or similar.
* Experience of lean process review.
* Agile business analysis techniques e.g. user stories.

If you would like to hear more about this opportunity please get in touch with Claire Lorden or Chris Wallis: claire_lorden@spring.com or chris_wallis@spring.com

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