Job Description - Senior Business Analyst - FTC (12Months) 60k -70k
LaFosse are excited to be working with one of the largest global insurers who are seeking a Business Analyst on an FTC basis.
You will be working in the AI Business Solutions team which is a newly established team within the AI Engineering function of Global Analytics. The team is responsible for providing business analysis and consulting services to various business units.
Document and analyse as-is processes (functional specs and user stories), making recommendations for improvement by mapping to-be business processes that align to our future operating model
Work within projects that drive organizational transformations for medium- and large-scale businesses
Liaise between the client and a team consisting of SMEs, C-suite executives, Experience Designers, Product Managers, Consultant Developers and QA
Coordinate and collaborate with all project stakeholders during workshops.
Collaborate with teammates on the analysis and design of complex business applications using the latest technologies
Create and review test cases, and coordinate with business stakeholders, end users for user acceptance.
Contribute to the design of the on-going solutions and user support required after transition
(Preferably analytical/Underwriting/Claims/Operations related)
Proven ability to deliver business solutions for strategic projects and programmes, balancing cost, quality and time.
Understands industry best practice and standards and applies the right tools and methodologies.
Builds and maintains effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders.
Have an awareness of suitable KPIS associated with large scale projects.
Have a knowledge of reporting / dashboard tools to support the calculation and dissemination of that information.
A proven track record of Business Analysis throughout the project lifecycle; from eliciting user requirements that accurately capture user needs in formats tailored to suit the intended audience(s), to procurement, delivery and implementation of successful solutions / services.
A sound analytical mind and able to clearly structure and effectively communicate high level and detailed business requirements.
Strong business process modelling skills.
Master's/Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Business, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics or related discipline OR a minimum of 3 years of experience within the insurance industry.
Excellent interpersonal, communication and influencing skills - managing relationships at all levels with business and IT subject matter experts, internal and external stakeholders (such as members of the public and professional partners), and service / product suppliers.
The ability to prioritise and manage workloads within tight timescales and budgetary constraints.
Experience of mapping out 'as-is' and 'to-be' landscape and undertaking gap analysis.
Experience in business change, rationalisation and transformation; Ability to work independently, proactively and with versatility in responding to changing circumstances.
An eye for detail, excellent communication skills and be able to interrogate reported information and challenge sources where inconsistencies are found.
Great chance after the FTC to move to a permanent position if desired.