Business Analyst

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Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Date Posted Feb 12, 2021
Category Accounting Finance Jobs
Job Type Full-time


The responsibilities as Business Analyst will be, but not limited to the following:
•Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and developing and implementing solutions.
•Leading ongoing reviews of business processes and developing optimization strategies.
•Performing requirements analysis by gathering and interpreting requirements from key stakeholders in line with business analysis frameworks.
•Conducting meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings.
•Gathering critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and producing useful reports.
•Documenting and communicating the results of your efforts.
•Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management.
•Ensuring solutions meet business needs and requirements.
•Collaborate with various business areas and teams to ensure integration and consistency of solutions across business.
•Participate in the solution design process to make recommendations to create and enhance solutions that are innovative, repeatable and sustainable and solve complex business problems.
•Develop user documentation and training to encourage user adoption
•Updating, implementing and maintaining procedures.
•Staying up-to-date on the latest process and IT advancements to automate and modernize systems.
•Working closely with business stakeholders and serving as a liaison between stakeholders and users.
•Work with Project Team to manage projects, develop project plans, and monitor performance. This includes:
•managing competing resources and priorities
•developing change management deliverables
•prioritizing initiatives based on business needs and requirements.
•Monitoring deliverables and ensuring timely completion of projects.
•Performing user acceptance testing.

Qualifications & Experience:
•Degree or Diploma in Industrial Engineering or Degree in Commerce
•5+ Years’ Business Analyst experience.
•Business Analyst Experience within Professional Services or Financial Services industry is highly desirable

Skills and Competencies Required:
•Proficiency in systems analysis, process mapping and requirements elicitation
•Demonstrated Proficiency in understanding and implementing business workflows and processes
•Ability to align requirements with strategic objectives of the firm
•Ability to interpret data and document facts
•Internally motivated, ability to work independently and in a team environment
•Proactive, self-starter with initiative to find ways to improve solutions, systems and processes
•Proven Communication skills with both internal team members and external business stakeholders, ability to influence and build relationships at all levels
•Excellent Analytical and Problem-Solving Skills

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