Lead Business Analyst
Hire Resolve
Cape Town, Western Cape, ZA
4d ago
source : JobVine

We are looking for enthusiastic and talented Business Analysts in Somerset West, Cape Town.Duties (include but are not limited to) : Ownership of business analysis duties to enable the goals of the companyBuilding strong relationships amongst all stakeholders (customers, internal & external as well as 3rd parties)Ensure solutions are in line with business strategyEnsure the successful transfer of IP from providers to the business & that the said IP is well catalogued & in a usable stateEnsure clear communications between users, technical team & other stakeholders Strong inclination towards best practice & continuous improvementResponsible for maintaining & fine tuning the existing IT architectureDemonstrated leadership abilitiesUse processes & procedures that are industry best practice, to drive efficiency Close attention to costs of initiativesWork closely with other departments & assist with their initiatives that involves IT Take ownership of the ERP system & oversee changes as well as lead investigations into alternate solutionsAssist with identifying areas of opportunity where business goals can be furthered and costs reducedOversee & report on performance of software vendors Familiar with change management & various user adoption techniquesPresent & communicate at a strategic level, to all audience levelsFamiliar with value chain analysis methods & TOGAF principlesProject management : oEnsure the correct drafting of project charters oAct as project overseer for the projects being run & oversee respective vendor performance to ensure successful delivery.

oProject reporting oProject progress to be measured against objectives & milestones.oEnsures that scope creep is minimised & variation orders are avoided.

oWork with vendors & IT managers to allocate staff to projects based on clearly defined needsFunctional


Business process modelling Project & initiative risk management techniquesProject management skillsContinuous improvement skills are a plusFamiliar with cost / benefit analysisFamiliar with drafting business casesFamiliar with drafting RFQs & tender documentsFamiliar with the SDLCFamiliar with Agile development methods


BSc or equivalent relevant Degree3 years plus experience as a BA or in a similar role.Certifications will be advantageous TOGAF, ITIL, COBIT, etc.

Should you meet the requirements for this position, please email your CV to Jenna on it.jobs hireresolve.co.za or fax to 086 572 8877.

You can also contact Jenna on 031 350 4405.Correspondence will only be conducted with short listed candidates.

Should you not hear from us within 3 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.Hire Resolve offers a R1000 for any candidate that is referred and placed through Hire Resolve.

Hire Resolve also offers a R1000 job spec fee for any referral that results in a placement through Hire Resolve.

If your company is looking for any IT, Finance or Engineering staff, please email us at jobspec hireresolve.co.za with the company name, a contact person and contact email or number of the person doing the hiring.

We will keep the referral strictly confidential

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