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Business Systems Analyst

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Recruiter: Quilter
Listed on: 13th December 2019
Location: Newcastle
Salary Notes: Competitive + Benefits
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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Business Systems Analyst

Location: Newcastle
Company: Quilter Financial Planning
Department: Group Technology Solutions
Type of Contract: Permanent
Closing Date: 17th January 2020

As a Business Systems Analyst you will provide professional business analysis services to support the organisation in project activities. You'll leads analyse delivery and manage teams of analysts on medium projects or large projects and programmes under the direction of a Programme Manager.

About us

Quilter is a leading provider of advice, investments and wealth management around the world. We manage over £118.7 billion of investments on behalf of over 900,000 customers (as at October 2019). We're here to create prosperity for the generations of today and tomorrow. We measure this not only by our ability to create wealth for clients, but also the positive impact we make on their lives and our broader contribution to the industry and society.

About the role

As a Business Systems Analyst you will be tasked with the identification of functional and non-functional system requirements from operational teams to feed into the IT development lifecycle. You will manage system incidents through to resolution with internal and external support domains, create solution design documentation and mock-ups on proposed functionality changes and lead on design workshops with operational staff including IT and 3rd party suppliers.

You'll support strategic objectives of implementing leading cutting-edge technology that is fit for purpose, and ensure our advisers and internal customers receive valuable system enhancements that offer a seamless user experience.

You'll operate over the full software lifecycle, ensuring that solutions are based on operational business needs, prioritising requirements based on high-value achievable requirements and improving system quality by ensuring that we deliver the right changes at the right time, first time and every time.

About you

You'll be analytical with strong business analysis skills and an ability to clearly document business requirements. You'll have the ability to gather and interpret information with a creative approach to problem-solving, and excellent verbal and written communication skills. You'll be able to communicate with customers with a wide range of technical skills, with the ability to work proactively and on own initiative with a clear delivery focus but also a good team worker.

You'll be educated to degree level or have equivalent working experience with good SQL skills, an understanding of relational databases and advanced MS Excel skills.

Ideally you'll hold an external accreditation in Business Analysis, Data Analysis, SQL or Excel, and have experience of working in a business systems analyst related role, ideally including some gained working within the Financial Services industry. A proven track record of working on IT-related system change projects and BAU, with a broad knowledge of hardware, software and programming is also desirable, with SSRS and SSIS experience being advantageous.

Benefits

No matter what job you do you should feel valued and appreciated.  That's why we offer a competitive total reward package, which enables our employees to share in the success they help to create.

Core Benefits

  • Holiday:  24-26 days (depending on your grade)
  • Quilter Incentive Scheme:  All employees are eligible to participate in our incentive scheme, based on the company's performance and their contribution to it
  • Pension Scheme:  10% non-contributory company pension scheme that can be boosted through personal contributions
  • Private Medical Insurance:  Single cover as standard, cover can be increased at your own cost
  • Life Assurance:  4x your salary, cover can be increased at your own cost
  • Income Protection:  75% of salary payable after 26 weeks of absence

In addition to our core benefits we offer a range of flexible benefits that you can choose from and pay for conveniently via a salary deduction.

Our promise

At Quilter, we're committed to creating an inclusive culture that embraces diversity. We promote equal opportunities and make sure no applicant receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, marital status, nationality, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, responsibilities for dependants, physical or mental disability. We select candidates for interview based purely on their skills, qualifications, experience and potential.