Business Systems Analyst
||c. £37k pa + benefits
We are looking for an experienced Business Systems Analyst to join our growing Technology Team. This is a new role which will help drive Nesta’s updated Technology Strategy through the management and integration of systems, platforms, and processes.
Nesta is a global innovation foundation. We back new ideas to tackle the big challenges of our time. Our mission is to spark and shape new ideas that improve how the world works for everyone. We use our knowledge, networks, funding and skills - working in partnership with others, including governments, businesses and charities. We are a UK charity but work all over the world, supported by a financial endowment.
Nesta's Technology Team provide direction on the use of technology across the organisation, and well as IT service and support for all systems, applications, and digital services used by Nesta staff. The team leverages both tested and emerging technologies while utilising information resources to support Nesta’s mission and maximise impact. Data resilience and data protection are a priority for the team at all times.
About the role
As Business Systems Analyst your primary responsibilities will be the administration of a varied suite of systems and platforms, analysing existing systems for improvement, and recommending new systems and processes. You will follow best practices and work closely with the Business Process team to improve procedures and solutions aimed at increasing productivity and removing inefficiencies across the organisation.
Reporting to the Head of IT, you will work closely with stakeholders throughout Nesta to better understand current processes and advise teams how they can use technology to help achieve their goals. You will also assist the Data Protection working group in preparation for the upcoming GDPR regulations, as well as ensuring ongoing data protection practices are enforced on all systems.
To secure this exciting opportunity
Solutions-focused and enthusiastic about the opportunities and challenges technology presents, you’re a creative thinker who is competent and confident in providing solutions and support to a dynamic organisation. You’ll have experience of administering and integrating a variety of platforms such as Salesforce, SurveyGizmo, MailChimp, Submittable, and SurveyMonkey, and be familiar with identity and productivity suites such as Okta, Google, and Office 365. And it goes without saying that you’ll have excellent verbal and written communication skills and be able to present technical topics to a wide range of audiences.
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Closing date: Sunday, 25th February 2018
Interview Date: Thursday, 1st March 2018