IT Business Analyst/BA

1 year fixed term contract, with potential to go permanent. London. £40-50k + benefits.

*Please only apply if you have recent experience within the legal or professional services industry*

About the role

This hands-on role will be responsible for ensuring that investment in IT is aligned closely to business requirements. They will be reporting into the IT Projects and Programme Manager and will be responsible for the requirements gathering, specification development, workshop facilitation and user acceptance. They will be involved in (alongside other BAs and Project Managers) investigating business systems, managing analysis tasks and evaluate tenders with external suppliers. The Business Analyst will be involved in varied projects which will include systems integration and applications delivery.

About the company

The client is a global law firm in Central London.

Essential skills:

Full project life cycle experience within a large, corporate environment (ideally professional services firm)
Business analysis experience on software development projects
Educated to degree level or with appropriate professional experience.
Stakeholder/partner management
Excellent understanding of business analysis techniques, methods and tools.
Solid commercial skills, including reviewing and validating proposals, making recommendations.
Proven and demonstrable experience of capturing and improving business process

Desirable skills:

Professionally recognised qualifications in relation to change management/business analysis or project management (eg ISEB/Prince2)
Thorough understanding of current and future technology trends.

*NB: Due to the volume of applications received for positions it will not be possible to respond to all applications and only applicants who are considered suitable for interview will be contacted (within 48 hours).