2021-05-13 09:42:16

Job Overview

Seneca Bridge Resource Partners is working with arguably the fastest growing SME in Manchester to recruit an Business Analyst to support its ambitious plans to increase revenues by £10m over the next 2 years. 

The Business, the opportunity:

The business is an award-winning supplier of personalised clothing. They supply a wide range of customers and their approach has won leading brand clients such as Google, Microsoft, Specsavers and Selfridges

It has been one of the regions most exciting propositions and great success stories having achieved double digit revenue growth, year on year for the past 5 years prior to the Covid-19 pandemic. Robust controls, a market leading proposition and successful diversification projects have seen the business over achieve it objectives for the past 12 months and looks forward with great certainty.

Not only looking to continue their substantial growth, but to transform an industry. The mission statement is simple, "To be the world's favourite personalised clothing company".  This is a company where your ideas matter, an innovative leader looking to dominate their market, that takes great pride in what they do and how they do it.

This is a wonderful opportunity to assume a high profile and highly rewarding position within one of the regions genuine success stories.

An opportunity where your work will fundamentally underpin everything that is great about what the business does in the future, an opportunity to be recognised for driving forward an ambitious, post pandemic strategy.

Purpose of the role:

In line with its ongoing growth, operational rigour process implementation and development of new channels and routes to market, the Business Analyst will work closely with project managers, software development and operations teams across the business to create and improve internal systems and processes.

The role is focused around supporting the development and implementation of processes and procedures. This exciting opportunity will enable the successful applicant to work across the business on a multitude of different projects and product areas. 

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

Work with senior management, understand business cases and strategy, help to determine route to value.
Confident leading workshops with vendors and internal stakeholders to gather or refine requirements
Collaborate with stakeholders to understand, validate and document current state business processes.
Collaborate with stakeholders to determine future state of business process.
Perform root cause analysis into business processes, document, and drive improvement.

Present recommendations to senior management and work with them to facilitate decision making.
Work with operational stakeholders, IT and project managers to mitigate risks and issues.
Preparing product backlog items for developers to work on
Work closely with project management to roll out of process change and oversee testing and quality checks, along with resolving issues found.
Translate stakeholder requirements into clearly defined user stories and acceptance criteria
Implement documentation and artefact creation standards
Analysing change requests and providing insight on their impact on existing processes
Liaise with customer testing and project teams and helping with ad-hoc UAT testing 

What skills, experience and values will you be able to demonstrate:

3 years' professional experience of business analysis.
Previous Project Management experience.
Proven ability to see problems from different angles and to solve them.
Excellent analytical skills.
Ability to anticipate risks and issues and to respond to unforeseen changes.
Excellent communication skills – both written and verbal.
Experience in stakeholder management including the ability to lead, influence and negotiate.
Impeccable attention to detail.
A desire to challenge the norm.
Drive to succeed and take on new challenges.
Desirable -Experience with Atlassian products, Jira / Service Desk / Confluence. 
The ideal candidate will be personable, persuasive, innovative with a strong character and be comfortable dealing with people at all levels. They must have a "can do" attitude and be able to think logically to overcome challenges and see changes through from start to completion.

We are actively recruiting with a view to the successful candidate being in place, with the aim of being able making a positive impact on the business at the earliest opportunity. As such we would welcome your application today

Permanent

2021-05-13 09:42:16

Trafford Park

Job Detail
  • Offerd Salary0- £15,000
  • Career LevelOfficer
  • ExperienceLess than 1 Year
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