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Senior Business Analyst



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  • London , South East

  • Salary from £42,208 to £56,657 per annum
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Job Details

Title: Senior Business Analyst
Reference: EXT1378
Occupation: Professional and Administrative
College: Strategic Development
Position Type: Temporary - Full time
Sector: IT
Salary: £42,208 to £56,657 per
Closing Date: 27/07/2014

Job Overview

 Senior Business Analyst
£42,208 to £56,657 per annum
Full Time Fixed Term (Until 31/07/2018)
Elephant & Castle SE1, London

Why choose us?

University of the Arts London is recognised around the world as a leading institution for teaching and research in arts, design, fashion, communication and the performing arts.

A world class creative University needs an innovative, high performing IT service that can play an important part in shaping future creative professionals and industries. As part of a new programme you will play a lead role in the introduction of new systems and processes which will transform the management of the student journey.

The role

As part of new programme, you will take a lead role in understanding, documenting and redesigning the business processes and IT systems used to manage the full student lifecycle. This is a role for someone who knows how to influence key stakeholders and act as a catalyst for change. You will work within the programme and project teams leading on the analysis and design activities. You will be responsible for carrying out detailed process mapping, eliciting requirements from stakeholders, making a significant contribution to the procurement process, as well as, all activities to transition the new services into business as usual.
Working closely with the Project and Programme Manager you will form a vital part of supporting and embedding the required behavioural and cultural changes of this large scale change within the organisation. You will also use your business analysis skills and expertise to manage and mentor other business analysts through the project lifecycle.

Your profile

With a demonstrable record of working with a range of stakeholders; you can demonstrate successful experience of influencing changes in current practices and challenging behaviours that result in acceptance of change. You must also have significant experience of workshop facilitation, mapping business processes, requirements elicitation, testing IT systems, and supporting the transition to new ways of working. Higher Education experience or experience implementing student systems is desirable but not essential.
It is essential that you are able to communicate ideas clearly and persuasively, and can present compelling arguments to influence and negotiate satisfactory outcomes. The ability to manage and work with virtual teams within a matrix managed programmes and projects environment will be the key to your success. As will be the ability to analyse problems and to identify their cause, considering all possible options.
In return, University of the Arts London offers generous leave, an attractive pension and a commitment to your continuing personal development and training in an environment that encourages excellence, creativity and diversity. Relocation assistance is available.


Closing date: July 27, 2014
Please click the apply button where you are able search for the position, download an application pack and apply. Please note that CVs submitted without a formal application form will not be accepted for consideration. If you have any queries about this role that are not covered in the documentation available below please contact Francesca D’Amore, Resourcing Officer, email sd-vacancies@arts.ac.uk

University of the Arts London aims to be an equal opportunities employer embracing diversity in all areas of activity.

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