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Junior Business Analyst

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Recruiter: United Kingdom Hydrographic Office
Listed on: 14th January
Location: Taunton
Salary/Rate: £33,287
Salary Notes: (The postholder will have the opportunity to progress to Senior Business Analyst to £42,507)
Type: Permanent

Our Business Analyst development posts offer an exciting opportunity to build your skills and experience within a world leading organisation, working alongside and learning from subject matter experts.

About the UK Hydrographic Office 

The UK Hydrographic Office is an executive agency, sponsored by the Ministry of Defence. We work with a wide range of data suppliers and partners, surveying and charting the world's oceans in order to develop and serve world leading software and data solutions to commercial shipping companies, navies and maritime organisations. Our products ensure safe navigation and global trade efficiency and support other marine activities, including economic development, environmental protection, resource exploration and utilisation, scientific research and security and defence. 

The role

You will be joining an established team of Business Analysts, where you will be given training, mentoring and support by our Senior BAs. Your duties will be varied and will include leading small to medium sized projects and supporting on larger complex ones, analysing current business services and processes and identifying and implementing opportunities to optimise/improve these.

Key to the role will be your ability to identify important stakeholders, tailor communications to their needs, and work with teams to build and improve relationships.

As part of your development, you will undertake the British Computer Society International Diploma in Business Analysis. After passing written and oral exams (typically over a 2-year period), you will have the opportunity to progress to Senior Business Analyst.

What we are looking for

We are looking for someone who is self-motivated with strong written and verbal communication skills who is confident at analysing and breaking down problems. The ability to develop yourself, take on information and learn new skills quickly will be key to your success in this development role.

In return 

UKHO is a great place in which to explore your career potential. While our projects are career-defining, the work/life balance that we can offer you is equally exceptional. From flexitime, flexible working, an award-winning office environment and a generous annual leave allowance of 34.5 days including public holidays, the opportunities open to you here are hard to beat. 

For a full job description, including the assessment criteria, please click the apply button to be taken to our website.  

Closing date: 23:55 on 30 January 2022.

UKHO embraces diversity and promotes inclusion and equality of opportunity. We are a Disability Confident employer, which includes offering a guaranteed interview to candidates with disabilities, providing they meet the minimum selection criteria. 

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Reference: TJ/2499/178674
Job ID: 3031455

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