Position: Senior IT Business Analyst
Sector: Commodities Trading
Location: Central London
Salary: £75,000 to £85,000
Benefits: Pension + Excellent Benefits
This is a fantastic opportunity for an experienced Senior IT Business Systems Analyst to join the UK arm of a global commodities trading company to act as an effective bridge between their IT department, their traders and their Directors.
The company offers a central London location near Trafalgar Square and an opportunity to work on and have major influence on multiple projects within their trading division.
Within this role you will provide requirements and capture distilled business vision for multiple projects within the trading division, as well as managing expectations of the key business stakeholders and working closely with the Project Manager or acting as the Project Manager for delivery of these projects.
Your primary responsibility will be the determination and clear articulation of business requirements for the trading areas and string stakeholder management to ensure the solution meets business requirements and there are no business surprises for go-live
You will create the functional architecture and business process reengineering requirements for the logical design of the solution, including screen design and usability to optimize business processes
You will be the key point of functional escalation for technical requirement development & testing as well as manage software delivery expectations throughout the development lifecycle
Key Experience Required
You will have at least seven to ten years’ experience of requirements analysis in a business analyst role in a commercial environment including some experience of working with commodities trading.
You will need to be able to demonstrate a proven ability to act as a bridge between the business and you will have the capacity to design, develop and interact with additional in-house technical developers, translating business concepts into requirements that are implementable.
You will be expected to be a domain expert in position management and mark-to-market / profit & loss pricing and risk, including real-time valuation.
You will need to demonstrate your ability to drive business process changes – challenging current business practices as well as have a track record of working in a team that has delivered large scale applications, to agreed timescales and to agreed quality standards.
All this, coupled with a broad knowledge of commodities trading would make you an ideal fit for this fast growing company.
Coburg Banks IT specialise in recruiting in a variety of areas including: Development, IT Support, Programme and Project Management, Business Analysts and Testing as well as mid to senior level IT appointments. We would welcome the opportunity of helping you in your career, so please send a copy of your CV to us