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Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Industry:
Salary: Competitive Rate, Attractive Package
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 239650_1632891029
Contact Name: Ashwini Krishnamurthy
Contact Email: Ashwini.Krishnamurthyr@peoplebank.com.au
Job Published: September 29, 2021 15:49

Job Description

  • Location: Melbourne based but open to interstate candidates
  • Length of Project: 12 months
  • Remuneration : Attractive. Sponsorship Available

About the Company :

One of key clients in the Banking and Finance sector is looking for a business analyst to join their dynamic team in Melbourne. There is flexibility and option to work from interstate as well.

About the role :

Act as the conduit between project stakeholders and the Digital Accessibility team, ensuring projects are adequately resourced to meet project timelines. The role is open to all levels but ideally a Junior Business Analyst. The role will be of an operational role where the candidate will be supporting digital team with operation and sprint planning, maintaining agile processes.

Role and Responsibilities:

  • Managing engagement and resourcing pipeline
  • Be capable of running capacity planning and engagement pipeline activities
  • Sprint planning, backlog grooming, capacity planning
  • Managing incoming Engagement Requests, including liaise with stakeholders to feed new initiatives into the Digital Accessibility pipeline
  • Communicating with stakeholders and setup of shaping/estimate sessions
  • Running overview sessions with support from technical team members for estimates
  • Ensuring all resourced work is appropriately funded and allocated to team members, including following up on codes for timesheets
  • Managing capacity planning for team
  • Responsible for analysis of project vs actual resourcing capacity and control of variances.

Communications

Escalation point for all project-related resourcing items

  • Managing project blockers
  • Escalate project concerns and/or conflict to the Manager for remediation.

Mandatory Key Skills Required:

  • Proven experience with Rally, Jira, Clarity or SmartSheet
  • Strong workflow management skills in an Agile environment
  • Strong ability to forecast demand and plan resourcing allocation accordingly
  • Be capable and confident when working with project stakeholders
  • Ability to identify and review risks in resourcing pipeline, proposing effective solutions and executing mitigation actions
  • Ability to report on pipeline data, including risks, capacity forecasts, and demand trends

Remuneration will be based on candidate's skill and experience. Candidate sponsorship is available for this role. Please apply with your most updated CV.


For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Ashwini Murthy on 0282672494 quoting reference 239650.

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