Senior Business Analyst

Location: Brisbane, CBD & Inner Suburbs
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology, Data & Transformation Brisbane
Reference: 1287485
Posted: 23 days ago
This is a key position that bridges the gap between business and technology functions and associated stakeholders. This includes establishing effective relationships with business and technology stakeholders to ensure the effective and efficient data collection and design analysis with an emphasis on business process improvement.

You will have demonstrated experience in transformational programs, guiding and driving product owners/business SME to develop user journeys, business
features, streamline business processes and consolidate common services/data to deliver business changes to deliver contemporary customer experiences.

  • Plan and scope required business analysis activities
  • Work in a small multi-disciplinary team and work independently to draft high level artefacts including process maps and diagrams articulating current and future states for business processes.
  • Work with internal stakeholders to model and document current and desired future state business processes and identify opportunities for process improvements.
  • Effectively communicate 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.
  • 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.
Essential Qualifications/Skills
  • Demonstrated experience working in large, complex organisations, preferably including the public sector 
  • 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 multidisciplinary 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.
This position closes COB Thursday 8th September 2022.

Graham Eather