The Best Connection Group Limited is looking to appoint a Junior Business Analyst to join our existing team based in Bromsgrove reporting to the Digital Strategy Manager.
The core function of a Junior Business Analyst is to work across projects to provide technology solutions. You will analyse business capabilities and current processes and help identify, design and implement new technology solutions. The role requires strong communication skills as the Junior Business Analyst will work with internal and external stakeholders to elicit requirements and communicate them to developers.
Working closely with the Business Analyst, the Junior Business Analyst will:
Thoroughly investigate requirements for IT changes, working with affected stakeholders
Produce detailed specification documents and process maps where necessary
Assess the impact of change requests on existing systems and processes to avoid unexpected consequences of change.
Work with Solution and Technical Architects to ensure designs meet functional and non-functional requirements and resolve any queries or questions
Act as a conduit between development teams and partners back to the business to answer questions and translate technical information into business language.
Work closely with the Digital Strategy Manager to ensure that all outcomes across projects follow a consistent set of high-quality design principlesThe Package:
Annual salary of approximately £30,000 to £33,000 depending on experience and qualifications.
Initially you will be entitled to 30 days paid holiday per annum, rising to 33 days after a year’s employment inclusive of statutory holidays.
Free Car or Bike Parking
Flexible Remote Working Policy
Opportunity for personal development through in-house and external training providers.The Person:
Proven experience at a similar level
BCS qualifications (part or fully qualified)
Project management skills
Experience using agile methodology
Experience in MS Office, specifically Word, Excel and PowerPoint
Knowledge of process mapping techniques
Can show resilience in an unpredictable environment where work levels and priorities can rapidly change
Meticulous – attention to detailDesirable Criteria:
Knowledge of Scrum
Business Analysis qualifications
Knowledge of IT technologies, trends and development approaches
Ms Visio/Triaster/other mapping software
Knowledge of JIRA, Trello and other Atlassian products used to manage projects
Experience using DevOps
Experience using Freshservice or other service desk ticket management software
Experience querying databases using SQL
Advanced computer literacy, including experience in Excel and Pivot tables to summarise dataThe Company:
The Best Connection, an Equal Opportunities Employer, was formed in 1991. The company has a network of over 90 branches throughout the UK from which it specialises in the supply of temporary labour to the industrial, HGV, warehouse and distribution sectors. With a peaked turnover of £363 million, The Best Connection is one of the largest providers of Industrial and Driving staff in the UK.
Hours of Work:
Your working week will consist of up to 40 hours Monday - Friday with 1 hour’s lunch break each day. For this role we are able to offer hybrid working but do require candidates to live within commutable distance to our Head office in Bromsgrove