Senior Business Analyst

University of Plymouth - Technology and Information Services

One of the top 10 UK Modern Universities (60th in the world)* and winner of the Queen's Anniversary Prize for Higher and Further Education in 2012, University of Plymouth has a vision to be the Enterprise University in line with our mission of 'advancing knowledge and transforming lives through education and research'.

The University understands that that the provision and usage of information services is a pivotal contributor to this mission.

The Technology and Information Services (TIS) directorate is the principal vehicle for delivery of information services and is a significant investment area.

TIS has an ambitious vision of becoming a leader in its field within the HE sector, and is keen for people who are passionate, innovative and driven to deliver the best to be part of the team.

Technology and Information Services (TIS) is looking to recruit a Senior Business Analyst to work as part of the Solution Delivery team.

As a Senior Business Analyst you will engage with the business to understand their needs and translate this into requirements that IT can use to develop and improve solutions. You will be educated to Bachelor degree level and hold a relevant professional qualification as well as demonstrating relevant experience in a large and complex organisation. You will have excellent communication skills and possess the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with stakeholders and customers.

At this senior level, you will work on more complex projects and provide coaching and quality review for less experienced colleagues as well as contributing to the strategic development of the business analysis function in TIS.

Please contact Ruth Bourne on 01752 587170 or email Ruth.Bourne@plymouth.ac.uk for an informal discussion about the role

This is all full-time post working 37 hours per week on a permanent basis.

Closing Date: 12 midnight, Monday 25th September 2017

Selection will be based on individual merit.  Black and minority ethnic people are under-represented in TIS and we welcome applications from this group.

University of Plymouth is committed to an inclusive culture and respecting diversity, and welcomes applications from all sections of the community and is a Stonewall diversity champion.

The University holds a Bronze Athena SWAN Award which recognises commitment to advancing women's career in STEM academia.

University of Plymouth has been recognised by Bloomberg as one of the 50 best UK employers for 2016.

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