About the role
Are you an analytical thinker who is both diplomatic and pragmatic?
Do you enjoy engaging with customers, partners and employees to identify opportunities to deliver key business outcomes?
Would you relish the opportunity to practice and develop your skills in business analysis?
If this sounds like something you would be interested in, then this is the role for you!
This is a 12 month fixed term contract. As a Business Analyst within the IT & Digital department, you will use a broad range of skills to understand the business change needs of teams and departments that deliver services to our residents.
You will have the ability to apply different techniques to elicit business requirements and be able to document and communicate these requirements to other project team members. In order to do this successfully you will have excellent written and verbal communication skills and be confident working with diverse groups of stakeholders such as council employees (including technical IT&D staff), elected members, suppliers & residents.
You will be working in a project environment often working a number of projects in parallel. Therefore, a structured and methodical approach is essential, as is the ability to distinguish root cause of a problem from symptoms.
The successful candidate will be joining a friendly, welcoming and committed team of business analysts.
For more information please find a full job profile attached to the bottom of this advert.e
For an informal discussion contact Bradley Ruddick (Bradley.firstname.lastname@example.org) or Steph McDonald (email@example.com). We look forward to receiving your application.
The job advert closes at 23:59 on 16th February 2020.
Interviews will take place on week commencing 24th February 2020.
From flexible working to job sharing (where possible) we are committed to providing a healthy work life balance. A laptop and mobile will be supplied if applicable to your role. You will benefit from 24 days annual leave, rising to 28 days after 2 years' service, a generous local government salary related pension, as well as the option to join our car lease scheme. For more information about the wide variety of benefits you can take advantage of please visit MyBenefits for Surrey County Council staff.
Surrey County Council is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We want to be an inclusive and diverse employer of first choice reflecting the community we serve and particularly welcome applications from all under represented groups.