SENIOR BUSINESS ANALYST

  • Permanent
  • Ref #392841TJ
  • Posted 3 weeks ago
  • Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa, Africa
  • Information & Communications Technology, Other
Employer Description

South Africa’s leading Fixed Income Managers for more than 20 years

Job Description

  • Formulating the product vision, across several products, based on a deep understanding of internal and external needs;
  • Working with the ES team to translate client needs, based on analysis of quantitative and qualitative information and translating this into deliverable, realistic features and improvements;
  • Identifying organisational strengths and weaknesses, and suggesting areas for improvement;
  • Analysing complex technical concepts and presenting them in simple terms to non-technical stakeholders;
  • Planning, measuring and monitoring of own deliverables with an Agile mindset; – Driving business analysis best practice to IIBA standards;  –       In-house Project Steering Committee presenting and reporting.
  • Developing new business models and providing insight into how these models will be of benefit;
  • Overseeing or designing solutions, and defining how they will create value;
  • Identifying areas of poor performance in the company and in the outside market, and making recommendations for improvement;
  • Managing the business analyst team, coaching team members, making recommendations and taking measures to maximise the efficacy of the team; and
  • Creating monthly reports on performance and success, pointing out areas in need of improvement and making recommendations.

Qualifications

  • BCom Information Systems or IT-related degree;
  • FTI Business Analysis diploma;
  • Certified Business Analyst Professional (CBAP)

Skills

  • 5+ years of associated work experience
  • Excellent MS office skills, including Visio and MS project
  • Ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously and to translate business data into usable information, which will help to improve systems and processes
  • Experience in Financial Services or Asset Management
  • Proven knowledge and experience in a senior environment (i.e. experience in implementing senior practices and associated skills, including user story writing);
  • Microsoft DevOps skills would be an advantage;
  • CRM Dynamics would be an advantage;
  • Strong visualisation skills using Visio or similar; and  - Process, systems and data modelling skills. 

Salary / Package

R700k - R850 000 CTC

Benefits

  • Medical Aid
  • Provident Fund
  • Pension