Business Analyst

The Business

The Requirements

Experience

Essential

  • 4 + Years of Industry experience in various finance domains

  • Demonstrated strength in requirements analysis and experience with large-scale systems development.

  • Functional knowledge of system and technology alternatives

  • Can show deep knowledge and experience around the risk and controls within the financial industry

Desirable

  • Experience in Finance Control Requirements and Policies

  • Experience in Finance Regulatory Reporting.

  • Front to back awareness of processes within Financial Accounting, Planning, Analysis, Budgeting domain

Technical Capabilities

Essential

  • Excellent communication skills and ability to interact effectively at all levels across technology teams.

  • A strong analytical and logical approach to systems design and development.

  • Business Analysis planning and monitoring – Ability to assess the complexity of the brief, identify stakeholders, identify and manage risks and issues, and develop an appropriate approach and work plan that incorporates success criteria and key performance indicators (KPIs).

  • Requirements Gathering and Analysis – Through usage of  techniques such as process modelling, use cases, obtain, capture, validate and document business requirements to ensure completeness, relevance, and accuracy. Ensure requirements are prioritised and support business goals, standards, strategic themes and external factors such as relevant legislation.  Translate between technology and business requirements and ensuring they meet the required quality to effectively guide further work. 

  • Solution Assessment and Validation – Ability to assess proposed solutions with reference to the business case, goals and objectives of the project. 

  • Ability to plan, prepare, and facilitate UAT test cycles, managing defects and issues to resolution 

Desirable

  • Flexible with the ability to multitask.

  • SQL, PL/SQL Skills 

Qualifications:

Essential :Tertiary/University degree level qualifications are expected 

Desirable:

Formal BA certification such as Certification of Competency in Business Analysis (CCBA) from the IIBA, 6 Sigma, Lean or equivalent 

OR

Masters in Business Administration with a Finance Major

 
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