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Business Analyst - Wealth

Job description

Are you a Business Analyst with strong knowledge and understanding of financial planning?

We want to hear from you regarding an exciting new opportunity to understand our clients growing business requirements and translate these into functional business specifications for configuration and development.

As a Business Analyst will oversee the process mapping to ensure its operating models reflect the organisations 'one best way' of operating and feed any changes through the models to understand impacts in advance.

You will need to be an effective communicator within the IT team, wider business both UK and overseas and relevant third party technology providers and travel to other offices to ensure effective technology configuration.

About the role

  • Understand the needs of the business and have the skills to translate these into a functional specification and oversee and test any configuration changes to ensure they meet the needs of the business
  • Oversee the implementation of approved process improvements created in the process mapping tool and any impacts are known before change
  • Develop comprehensive end to end test cases at the application level
  • Act as a business proxy for the development team during the development cycle of any change requests that have been created by the business so that these will meet the needs of the business and ensure comprehensive testing scripts are written and functionality thoroughly tested in UAT before the new functionality going into production
  • Evolve details of user stories through conversations with the development team to ensure understanding
  • Be very familiar with the products and applications that are assigned to the business technology landscape (this includes but is not limited to Curo, CashCalc, CCH, Click Dimensions)
  • Be responsible for maintaining configuration documentation, operations procedures and guides, identifying any issues and recommending solutions
  • Establish effective working relationships with the IT team and collaborate with team members when writing any functional specifications
  • Work with the relevant areas of the business to ensure their process mapping models are up to date and reflect the current position
  • Challenging working practices where appropriate to ensure best outcomes
  • To be proficient in the use of the chosen technology to create, amend and analyse process maps

This is an existing chance to play a key role in a forward thinking financial planning firm

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