Business Analyst III - Financial - (CONTRACT)
Project Management Connection
Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA
6d ago

Purpose of the Job :

The Business Analyst has to ensure that efficient and cost effective business solutions and processes are in place to address business needs / requirements.

The role facilitates effective and competitive business processes by eliciting, analysing, validating and documenting business organisational and / or operational requirements.

Information Seeking and Analysis

  • Analyse and understand the current business environment and strategies
  • Understand the current trends and developments in the retail industry
  • Requirement elicitation
  • Leadership, Facilitation and Influencing

  • Gaining knowledge within specific area and sharing of that knowledge across the team. This includes interviews, presentations and workshop facilitation with both business & IT
  • Building and Maintaining Relationships and Communication Lines

  • To build and maintain a trust relationship with business users by delivering what was promised and providing solid knowledge and support.
  • Theoretical knowledge and application

  • Research, document and prepare business cases on appropriate technologies, which will align with the business strategies of the organisation (including feasibility and business benefits).
  • Time Management

  • To delivery required tasks and documentation on time, and within agreed timelines
  • Essential :

  • 3 year Degree / Diploma Desirable : FTI Diploma
  • Essential

  • 5+ years of experience in Business Analysis in a Financial Services / Banking domain
  • 5+ years of experience in ERP systems
  • 2-3 years of experience in the Retail industry
  • A Strong technical background is required :

  • Technical skills knowledge of software and IT skills
  • Data analysis able to use logical techniques to analyze, describe, and evaluate data
  • System analysis able to find solutions to a given business function.
  • System integration specification able to bring different technological entities together to solve a given problem
  • Functional specifications able to explain in detail how a given technological solution would meet a given business requirement.
  • Knowledge :

  • Formal training in business analysis and design methodologies
  • Experience in participating in projects
  • Solid track record in successful delivery in the BA environment
  • Experience in a global business environment is preferred
  • Business understanding of the broader retail industry will be advantageous
  • Skills :

  • Presentation and Workshop facilitation skills
  • Estimation and planning of business analysis effort for projects
  • Business Modelling tools preferably ARIS
  • Business analysis and elicitation techniques
  • Process re-engineering and improvement
  • Verbal and written communication skills (business writing)
  • Kindly regard your application as unsuccessful if you have not heard from the agency within 2 weeks.

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