A rare opportunity has become available for an experienced Senior Business Analyst to join our Business Change team based in our office in Wigan on a hybrid working basis.
The successful candidate will have a minimum of 7 years experience as a Business Analyst, with proven success of delivering on projects.The Senior BA will contribute to the companys business objectives by bridging the gap between the business and IT, understanding business needs as they relate to a potential change or transformation, proactively championing an analytical methodology across the business, facilitating change by supporting the delivery of key projects and programmes, and helping to ensure that the companys commercial, financial and operational commitments are met.
This is a permanent, full-time role working 37.5 hours per week, Monday Friday between 09:00 17:00 (although this can be flexible), with a salary of £45,000 per annum. This is a great opportunity to join the business at a time where we are changing and moving towards a greener and cleaner future.
Why work for Lowri Beck?
Annual Salary review
30 days holidays (incl. Bank holidays)
Company sick pay
Health Care cash plan including free eyecare, dental care etc.
24/7 EAP Helpline
Ideally located close to the Town Centrefor transport links
Flexible and hybrid working available
Joining a striving team with a real family feel
Lead business process analysis, customer journey modelling and improvement activities
Lead engagement with key business stakeholders to understand business strategy and objectives to support business cases
Lead engagement with operational stakeholders to translate business problems into defined requirements and ensure traceability is maintained through the project lifecycle
Lead on projects, including development and control of project documentation and operational delivery documentation
Collaborate with business operations teams and technical staff to build strong relationships to drive efficiencies, reduce business risk and improve outcomes for our customers
Make recommendations on methodology and best practice
Lead, mentor and manage less senior team members and take an active part in their development
Drive user acceptance testing activities, develop and deliver user training
Plan business readiness activities and manage transition from projects to BAU
Develop understanding of the current and future technology landscape
Ensure company quality and data protection standards are adhered to
Review external documentation (clients, suppliers or industry), and provide information / solutions that fully meet the expectations of our business and our customers
What we are looking for
A degree or relevant business analysis professional qualification.
7+ years previous experience working as a Business Analyst which also includes previous team leadership/mentoring experience.
Experience of working on complex transformation programmes in a corporate environment
Have strong communication and influencing skills and the confidence to engage with senior leaders
Have excellent knowledge of business analysis techniques, including requirements management, the project lifecycle, and business case development
Have excellent analytical, critical thinking, problem-solving, & presentation skills.
Adept with the Microsoft Office suite of products.
Experience of working in agile methodology is desirable
Preferably have prior knowledge of the utility and/or energy industry.
Flexibility to support the business outside of core job role
We will use the information you provide to us to assess your suitability for the role you have applied for. If you are successful, we will carry out a global sanctions, politically exposed persons and an adverse media check against your name and a right to work in the UK check. We may need to carry out some additional background checks in some circumstances such as CRB check in England and Wales and a Disclosure Scotland check in Scotland. These checks are necessary to meet legal obligations.
Please note this role is being handled by our internal recruitment team and no agency support is required at this time