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Business Analyst

Location: EDINBURGH, MIDLOTHIAN, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 400-500 GBP (UK Pounds) Per day, inc Benefits
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 26
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-466926




Reed Technology are working with one of our top public sector clients in Edinburgh, to find an exceptional Business Analyst to make an immediate impact in our clients’ organisation…


  • Investigate current processes to support requirements gathering
  • Document requirements in conjunction with business colleagues
  • Run sessions with business users as required throughout the project lifecycle to support delivery
  • Support technical colleagues during design and build to deliver to agreed requirements and future processes
  • Support business and technical colleagues during system demonstrations and testing prior to user acceptance testing commencement
  • Support business colleagues to prepare for and conduct user acceptance testing
  • Provide training and procedure documentation support to the business to deliver and deploy to users
  • Complete data analysis, investigation and migration tasks and planning to meet project deployment deadlines and deliverables
  • Provide post implementation support as required to handover to business-as-usual in-house support and processes
  • Contribute to post-implementation reviews to incorporate learnings for each stage of the project
  • Work autonomously, seeking any required direction from Line Manager, Product Owner, and the Project Manager as appropriate




  • Highly organised individual with previous experience of working as a Business Analyst in Marketing or IT Projects
  • Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to work closely with all project team members to deliver the overall project objectives
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, that supports effective translation of business requirements to both technical and non-technical colleagues
  • A person that can articulate project processes and technical jargon into easy-to-understand language
  • Confident working with technical and business colleagues to design future processes that provide process efficiencies and maximise the use of systems
  • Experience of User Acceptance Testing and supporting business resources to conduct testing
  • Data investigation and analysis to support data migration from old to new systems



  • Experience of Agile project methodologies and project management used throughout the project lifecycle
  • Previous experience / knowledge of digital platform delivery


  • Production of training materials and running training workshops to support the business through to system deployment
  • Experience of documenting processes, which consider the controls required to manage risks in those processes
  • Understanding of the project lifecycle and managing your time to meet project objectives and timelines
  • Experience of JIRA to manage project tasks assigned to you and others within the team
  • Experience of working with Dynamics
  • Excel use to support data analysis and migration
  • Experience of working in single customer view marketing projects
  • Experience of aligning multiple data processes across an organisation



If you are interested in this position, then please apply. Alternatively, you can email your CV to

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