Business Analyst (Finance/Data)

Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 12 days ago
Contact: Leah Windley
Discipline:
Reference: 198630_1570667627

Our client is a major player in the financial services sector.

They are undertaking a large program of work to uplift product offerings. They require a Business Analyst who will be involved in a large project involving financial accounting and data analysis and new technology/product implementations.

Responsibilities:

  • Facilitating workshops with business and technology units and gathering detailed requirements
  • Deep diving into data for insights to drive solutions and business decisions
  • Documenting functional and non-functional requirements
  • Work closely with business stakeholders and SMEs
  • Raising, managing and tracking any risks and issues
  • Undertaking other analytical and documentation responsibilities as required to support project activities

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Extensive experience in financial modelling systems implementations and within the financial services industry (banking, superannuation, insurance)
  • Good understanding of financial accounting side of projects
  • Strong data analysis capabilities and experience
  • Experience working in an agile environment
  • Ability to manage executive stakeholders and vendors (3rd parties)
  • Business and technical analysis and documentation capabilities
  • Demonstrated experience working on cards, loans or insurance projects
  • Experience in strategic or management consulting, product development and/or research roles in the investment management and financial services industries
  • Practical understanding of project delivery lifecycles, methodologies and governance practices
  • Strong communication and influencing skills

This opportunity is an initial 5-month contract located in the CBD and open to Australian Citizens and Permanent Residents only. Overseas candidates need not apply.

Next Steps:

If this sounds like you don't hesitate, apply now with your latest CV in Word format.