Principal Business Analyst

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    Farnborough, Hampshire

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    Ross Macdonald

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    6 months ago

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A Principal Business Analyst is required by global organisation in their state-of-the-art Farnborough offices.

As the Principal Business Analyst, you will be responsible developing a detailed understanding of the business strategy and represent the interests for all IT matters as well as promoting the work of internal Group IT within the wider business. As the IT Business Systems Manager you will also ensure continuous improvement of business processes and the tools used by the department and the wider business. You will manage a team of Business Analysts ensuring consistency of output and productive utilisation across the teams in support of the projects being implemented for the corporate business.

What's in it for the Principal Business Analyst?

  • A Competitive Salary
  • Working for a company with an excellent reputation
  • Excellent benefits package including contributory pension, Life Cover, income protection and much more
  • Working in a company who invest in their team (including certifications & subscriptions)
  • Excellent Career Development opportunities
  • You will be working within industry leading teams and people

Essential Skills for the Principal Business Analyst:

  • Hold or be eligible for Security Clearance
  • 10+ years' experience in the IT and business industry
  • 5+ years' experience within BA role or similar position within large cross-functional teams
  • 1+ years' experience in a leadership capacity
  • Proven experience in leading IT transformation initiatives in complex environments
  • Skilled in strategic planning, organisation design and development
  • Batchelor's or Master's Degree in one of the following; business administration, computer science, information systems, or related field

Responsibilities for the Principle Business Analyst:

  • Be the primary interface between business units and IT to ensure the alignment between the delivery of IT solutions, capabilities, or other project work.
  • Support the Head of IT Strategy and Governance to define a project pipeline, aligned to business priorities.
  • Manage a team of Business and Systems Analysts including managing the team' workload in line with policies and procedures; continuously improving processes, encouraging high performance, and acting as a role model for corporate behaviours.
  • Understand the technologies consumed by the business and works with business process and data custodians to ensure that the technologies continue to deliver maximum business benefit.

If you have the essential skills, keen to work as an Principal Business Analyst and wanting to work for a company who invest in their technology and staff, then please apply via the link.