Maidenhead, Berkshire (On-site)
£39000 - £41000 per annum + pension, flexible working, life assurance
Job description

Business Analyst

Location: May be office based in Maidenhead or can adopt a flexible hybrid option of part home/part office working

Contract Type: Permanent

Salary: From £40,000 per annum, depending upon experience

Hours: Full time 37 hours per week

Are you an enthusiastic and motivated Business Analyst looking to join a highly respected global Organisation?

About this Role and You

As our Business Analyst, you will join our IT team to work closely with all functions across the world, ensuring departments and staff have the equipment and services they require to carry out the Commission's operations. Working within the IT team provides a superb introduction to various Commission functions and exposure to a wide array of technologies, tools and processes that underpin many business-as-usual activities.

In this fulfilling role you will run multiple initiatives, owning the process by which business requirements are identified, documented, and translated into technical and strategic specifications. To be successful within this position you will be an exceptional communicator, as well as a good listener, capable of engaging with a wide-ranging audience with differing levels of technology understanding.

Key Responsibilities

  • Developing project scope documents including functional and technical specification
  • Working with stakeholders to identify appropriate and effective solutions to meet business requirements, supporting procurement where necessary
  • Supporting the development of business cases / feasibility studies, to ensure initiatives meet organisational strategy and can deliver benefits
  • Planning and estimating business analysis activities across the project lifecycle, completing statements of work to agree approach with stakeholders

You will be able to demonstrate, or be experienced in:

  • Education to degree level, or equivalent, or with equal professional experience
  • Working in a business analysis role within an international context with multiple cross-functional stakeholders, and supporting change and project management activities
  • Comfortable working with the Procurement function in producing documentation such as RFI, RFP, RFQ as part of a formal tender process
  • A proven track record building successful and influential relationships with key stakeholders, and presenting complex information in a way easily understood by varying audiences
  • Setting and constructing detailed technical, functional and design specifications
  • Knowledge of data visualisation/business intelligence systems and how they can be used to facilitate data usage within an organisation: especially Power BI

In addition, we are looking for applicants who share our Values of Respect, Excellence, Teamwork, Communication, Professionalism and Commitment.

What We Offer:

  • A generous holiday allocation, with 25 days annual leave, rising by 1 day per year up to a maximum of 30
  • Paid public holidays
  • Paid office closure between Christmas and New Year
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Generous Pension Scheme, with CWGC contributing up to 15%
  • Up to six times salary Life Assurance cover
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • We offer piece of mind for our employees travelling on business via International SOS

How to Apply

Please visit our Website careers page for further details about the role, our Recruitment Pack and how to apply.

We value the differences that a diverse workforce brings and are committed to creating a respectful work environment where everyone is treated with dignity and respect and where any unlawful and/or unfair discrimination is eliminated. We will not unlawfully discriminate directly or indirectly in recruitment or employment on grounds of sex, gender reassignment, pregnancy, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origins, age, sexual orientation or marital status, religion or belief.

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Refreshed on: 10 February 2022
Closed date: 24 February 2022 at 17:06
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Tags: IT