Cornwallis Elt London, UK
Aug 09, 2018Full time
A boutique asset manager is looking to recruit a Business Analyst to join their projects team. The Business Analyst will work with their Commercial team (including Sales & Marketing, CRM and Client Reporting). This will be to help deliver their public and client web platforms, client reporting and supporting services. This is a business facing technology change role. Candidates will need to be self-reliant, resourceful, possess initiative and drive. You will need to work well in a team, but also be able to operate independently when required. You should be ready to share ideas and fresh perspectives. Key Responsibilities Build strong relationships with business stakeholders, collaborate on requirements relationships and ensuring that the technology strategy is aligned with business goals and strategy Actively participate in the delivery life-cycle including Agile ceremonies and develop documentation such as system user guides and business process & procedures. Discover, understand and define stakeholder and product owner needs via workshops, meetings and interview. Playback the requirements using a variety of approaches including user stories and business process flows. Apply understanding of the sales and account management life-cycle within Investment Management Be the primary contact for the development team throughout the life cycle of a project, attending stand-ups, and creating high quality user stories Key Skills and Experiences Excellent communication skills with both technical and non-technical stakeholders Ability to build strong relationships with key stakeholders to enable you to manage expectations. You will need to be to have the capability to manage both positive and negative feedback Exceptional problem-solving skills and intellectual curiosity Passion for innovation and creative problem solving with an enthusiasm to evangelise to others Hungry to improve themselves and their working environment Willing to engage with senior management and challenge the status-quo and offer alternatives Self-directed, adaptable, flexible and professional Be hands-on, enthusiastic to dive in at the deep end and help the commercial team deliver the stakeholders dreams Our client is a well respected and successful investment management organisation offering a professional, friendly and collaborative environment to work in. This is a great role for either a junior or more experienced business analyst looking to take the next step in their career.