Lead Business Analyst- FTC

Posted 23 June 2021
Salary£70000 - £75000 per annum + 15% bonus
LocationPeterborough, Peterborough, England
Job type Permanent
DisciplineTechnology
Reference19941
Contact NameLee Bowles

Job description

Lead Business Analyst- Peterborough- 6-9-month FTC
I am currently working with a UK leading insurance comparison company who are looking for a Lead Business Analyst to join their team in Peterborough for an initial 6-9-month Fixed Term Contract.

The role:
Leading the business analysis community, defining standards, and growing competences across the community, setting the strategic direction for Business Analysis, and delivering or advising on complex change across all of Business Technology, either alone or in collaboration with other leads.

Responsibilities:
*Driving the BA community to meet the strategic needs of Business Technology
*Leading a team of 20-25 BAs across the department both in terms of professional development and complex analysis
*Working with the Senior Delivery Community to ensure that the work being delivered meets the business needs; Focused on Customer, Commercial and Technical outcomes
*Driving engagement with key stakeholders to ensure that commercial value, and technical roadmaps are aligned whilst managing the expectations of the Product Owners, delivering the target ROI
*Make sense of complex or undefined business visions, creating structure and removing ambiguity, championing simplicity.
*Working with the Senior Management community in making decision and driving consensus
*Work with agile methodologies and Lean thinking methods and practices across teams.
*Manage multiple complex work streams & stakeholders to ensure successful delivery
*Work at a programme level

Experienced required:
*Master's degree or a comparable qualification- preferably Business Analysis
*Broad & deep experience as a Senior Business Analysis
*Team or group leadership experience
*Thrives in a fast-paced environment
*Leader in Agile methods who thinks and acts with a Lean mindset.
*Naturally, you are eager to learn new things and apply what you have learned.
*Effective facilitation skills
*Passionate about business analysis and utilising industry best practice
*Can apply innovative thinking to problem analysis
*Involved in professional bodies.
*Clear and concise communication with confidence to audiences at all levels

For more information, please apply in or send your CV to: lee.bowles@claremontconsulting.com