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IT Business Analyst


Job description

IT Business Analyst


Technical Senior Business Analyst
Home-based, with occasional face-to-face meetings at our Head Office in Elland, West Yorkshire, OR you're welcome to work from our Head Office regularly.

Our core mission is 'Creating Better Spaces'. We are a Superbrand synonymous with quality; supplying prestigious landmarks such as Trafalgar Square, whilst also caring for the environment and communities in which we operate. We are the only company to have paved every square on the Monopoly board, so no doubt you will have walked on our paths, and possibly taken a selfie at one of our famous landmarks!

We are market leaders and true innovators in our sector and the development of software solutions is a big deal to us. We also know that people are the most important element to our success… as such, we have an opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst tojoin us within our busy IT team. A team who supports 2,500+ colleagues within our business.

What's my new mission?
Working specifically within the Business Systems Team and reporting to the Team Leader, you will be developing and supporting software solutions that reflect the current and future needs of oursls. This will include, building relationships with internal customers and understanding their IT and systems requirements. You will manage the full project lifecycle from the initial business case to the final business sign-off. Working with the Enterprise Architecture Board to assess 3rd party solutions and developers to define high-level designs that satisfy both technical and functional requirements. We're looking for effective software solutions, whilst working proactively with the business to simplify and standardise processes.

What are the mission skills?

* In depth ERP experience, ideally Microsoft D365 F&O and/or Microsoft Dynamics-Ax
* A "Customer Service" approach covering multiple stakeholders at all levels of the business
* Ability to work to deadlines and under pressure
* Excellent analytical and organisational skills
* An understanding and enthusiasm for technology and design
* Excellent communication and presentation skills
* Ability to lead teams and influence business decisions
* Clean driving license and willing to travel to sites if required
* Good knowledge of SQL Server and Integrating solutions
* The ability to learn quickly and think creatively

In addition, if you have the following experiences that would be great!

* Agile and/or Prince Project Management qualifications / experience

We are committed to your ongoing personal and professional development and will offer training support to enhance your career prospects. Additional benefits include:
* 26 days holiday + bank holidays
* 5 hours per week, Monday - Friday
* Health care cash plan - support with Dental, Optical, Prescription costs and many more!
* Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, and Adoption pay and leave
* Training and development opportunities
* 5% employer matched pension scheme
* EE mobile telephone discount - friends and family
* Cycle to work scheme
* Employee discount on oursls products
* Retailer discounts
* oursls Wellbeing Centre - move, money & mind
* Share purchase scheme
* Life assurance
* Job security working for the UK's leading manufacturer of landscaping products!

Equal Opportunities
Whoever you are and whatever your background, you'll find this a fair and supportive workplace. You are unique and we want you to bring every part of who you are to work, every day. We're committed to ensuring equal opportunities for everyone. To us, this is more than a legal, moral, or ethical necessity - it's the right thing to do! We want our team to reflect the diverse nature of society and the communities we serve. This is a workplace where you are valued for the contribution you make, and where you can grow and develop by being entirely yourself!