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Business Analyst - June 2019 contract

Job Title: Business Analyst - June 2019 contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Australian Capital Territory
Salary: $100.00 - $110 per hour
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: JO-1802-516976
Contact Name: Lauren Fyfe
Job Published: February 19, 2018 16:33

Job Description

We are seeking multiple Business Analysts to assist with strategic planning, mapping and modelling development within a high profile department.
 
  • ACT LOCATION
  • MULTIPLE ROLES
  • JUNE 2019 CONTRACT + 2x 12 MONTH EXTENSION OPTIONS
 
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assisting with strategic planning, mapping and modelling development;
  • Working with multiple stakeholder groups with different needs, views and competing priorities;
  • Leading a gap-analysis to determine whether any of the existing capabilities held within the integrated Portfolio can meet the requirements for a future visualisation capability;
  • Identifying and conveying (verbally and in writing) the objective of a business need to the appropriate stakeholder level - enterprise, programme, operational and project levels;
  • With business stakeholders, prioritising each business requirement according to its merits of enhancing business efficacy;
  • In consultation with business and ICT stakeholders, developing innovative solutions to identified business challenges;
  • Supporting the development of effective working relationships with stakeholders and including qualities such as ethics, trustworthiness and personal organisation;
  • Utilising team and/or technical leadership skills to achieve the identified work area outcomes;
  • Organising, facilitating and co-facilitating workshops to extract business requirements and defining new or improved business processes;
  • Defining and documenting new business practices and processes in a consistent and easily understood manner and facilitating the agreement and sign-off of these with appropriate stakeholders;
  • Assisting with reporting, including having an in-depth knowledge of the report development lifecycle;
  • Developing positive team ethos within the immediate workgroup through positive participation and communication.
 
Skills:
  • Minimum 3 years' specific Business Analyst experience;
  • Tertiary qualifications in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related discipline;
  • Ability to analyse and document functional and non-functional requirements;
  • Ability to work with stakeholders to gather, assimilate, synthesize and document requirement specifications;
  • Demonstrated knowledge of analysis, modelling and requirements management tools;
  • Excellent communications skills;
  • Experience in preparing information for a range of audiences;
  • Related formal qualifications;
  • Business Analyst Body of Knowledge (BABOK) or related certification;
  • Experience with Microsoft Office products and visual mapping tools (eg Visio);
  • An understanding of SQL and other query or reporting languages;
  • Experience in user acceptance testing and designing and delivering end-user training.
 
 
To apply for this opportunity, please contact Lauren Fyfe on 02 6285 3500 or click the "APPLY NOW' button below.
Ref no:  516976