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Lead Business Analyst – Client Onboarding – Distribution – Operations – Workflow design
£550 - £650 per day
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Lead Business Analyst – Client Onboarding – Distribution – Operations – Workflow design  

We are seeking a Lead Business Analyst for a London/City based Investment Manager. 

Our client have embarked on a programme of work to build out an on-boarding operating model for on-boarding clients globally, underpinned by the development of a workflow tool.

As lead BA you will be primarily responsible for the management and delivery of.
  • Gathering and documenting business requirements, including workflow design
  • Work with IT developers to design solutions and implement change
  • Facilitate the required workshops and meetings and obtain signoff of acceptance criteria
  • Produce quality test plans and manage all aspects of system and user testing
  • Liaise with the wider technology teams to coordinate interdependencies and resolve issues
The role will not only need excellent problem-solving skills, but you should also be able to see the strategic impacts of any cross-team dependencies and escalate where necessary.

Technical Skills and Qualifications

  • Excellent understanding of change delivery within the asset management sector
  • Wide experience of business analysis across a number of different systems and/or teams
  • Strong understanding of Waterfall and Agile delivery methodologies
  • High level of technical skill in use of business analysis techniques, methodologies and artefacts to support agile software development
  • Have a strong understanding of financial products and processes used in Asset Management
  • Experience of working in a global environment managing stakeholders across the globe
  • Strong analytical skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
  • Ability to analyse high-level requirements and translate these to overall detailed system-level design to be used for architectural design, cost / benefit analysis, and solution development.
  • Understanding and documenting processes using Visio
  • Analysing data requirements with the ability to capture and build out requirements in a structured and effective manner
  • Experience of onboarding clients and fund launches
  • Experience of operations and front office processes in an outsourced environment
  • Experience of working in a middle and back office outsourced environment

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