2017-10-21 00:02:48

Project description:

Job description:

Core-Asset Consulting’s client, a global asset management firm, is looking for a Business Analyst to assist in an ongoing infrastructure project. The successful individual will join their office in Edinburgh for an initial contract of 6 months.

Core requirements:

  • Must be an experienced Business Analyst with a proven analyst and delivery background within financial services/asset management
  • Proven experience in the management of delivery workstreams to deliver work packages and migrations for customer/colleagues
  • Experience of working with senior IT technicians and senior level business stakeholders to deliver business change
  • Experience of project delivery in a complex stakeholder environment
  • Experience of working with a geographically diverse team
  • Experience of running design workshops, business modelling (“as-is” and “to-be”)
  • Logical and user case modelling, gap analysis, requirement prioritisation, functional specifications

Core responsibilities:

  • Lead the analysis of requirements (application/website)
  • Agree what applications are required to be built/packaged with the application packaging team
  • Manage the creation, upkeep and quality assurance of the application
  • Build and agree the applications plan in collaboration with the Project Manager
  • Manage the end to end application packaging process through: external build; build failures; issues management and delivery against agreed deadlines in line with the migration plan
  • Gather business requirements at all stages of the project life cycle and obtain sign off from stakeholders – predominantly against application type, website usage and complexity of user
  • Detailed analysis on the requirements and ways to meet those requirements in conjunction with the architecture team
  • Development of application packaging delivery priorities and plan – agreeing with stakeholders
  • Managing migrations with the regions
  • Stakeholder management
  • Delivery of project documentation including feasibility studies, gap analysis, operating models
  • Record project issues and risks
  • Reporting of workstream progress to project/task manager, stakeholders
  • Present overall solution to stakeholders to obtain buy in, presentations, slide packs, documents, forums etc.
  • Identify, recommend and deliver opportunities for improvement to enhance quality, efficiency and effectiveness of deliverables
  • Liaison with third party suppliers

Job reference: 10013

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.

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