Business Analyst

Location: Brisbane, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Government Technology, Data & Transformation Brisbane
Reference: 1345671
Posted: 24 days ago
Reporting to the Senior Project Manager, you will be required to undertake some, or all, of the following duties as directed.

Responsibilities include:
  • Working with internal customers to model and document current and desired future state business processes and identify opportunities for process improvements​, including simplifying business operations through efficient, effective, and complete data curation and governance.
  • Effectively communicating your insights and plans to project stakeholders, cross-functional team members and management.
  • Gathering and analysing critical information from meetings with project stakeholders and presenting findings to project stakeholders in a meaningful way
  • Gathering, validating and documenting business requirements​, including for future state roles, responsibilities and business processes.
  • Ensuring legislative obligations are considered within the context of an enterprise digital platform.
  • Adhering to accepted Enterprise Architecture governance practices in solution design
  • Investigating opportunities for improvement in areas of complexity or to relieve business process ‘pain points’.
  • Ensuring traceability of requirements throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Identifying issues, risks and benefits of existing and proposed solutions and outlining business impacts to key stakeholders.
  • Estimating costs and identifying potential business savings​.
  • Simplifying information and deciphering technical jargon so it is easily understood by target audiences across the business​.
  • Provide support for implementing and testing proposed solutions​.
  • Supporting business transition and helping to manage change.
Essential Qualifications/Certifications/Skills

To be successful in this role you must have experience in, and knowledge of, the following:
  • Proven ability to gather and document business and functional requirements that provide a solid foundation for the design and implementation of appropriate solutions using formal processes and methods while delivering rapid, incremental outcomes.
  • Proven ability in the elicitation of business rules and business process mapping (using BPMN) and business process re-engineering and architecture.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of and experience employing accepted business analytical procedures and practices.
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and independently and as a member of a multi-disciplinary team and work across multiple initiatives and varying stakeholder groups.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage the development and implementation of business and functional requirements with a team effectively and collaboratively.
  • Well-developed communication and change management skills, including the ability to analyse business process models, business requirements, and project reports and provide accurate documentation, clear advice and accurate data as required.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Demonstrated experience in the development or enhancement of information systems in relation to systems integration, application ‘look and feel’, development, deployment and maintenance of applications.
You be a self-motivated, enthusiastic, and results-oriented person with good interpersonal skills.

Highly Desirable Qualifications/Certifications/Skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics 365 implementations and solution capability.
  • Experience with financial transactions and associated business rules/processes.
  • Experience working with government organisations (preferable but not mandatory).
  • Previous experience working for a large IT/ICT organisation or IT Projects (involving significant and/or complex business change elements).
This role will close on Thursday 16th March 2023.  Apply now for immediate consideration.

Graham Eather