Vacancy details

Business Analyst - Fixed term up to 18 months with the possibility of extension

Reference W191-17
Location Merefield House, Castleford
Salary £29,499 - £32,730
Hours 37
Closing Date 18 December 2017
Contact Simon Bastow, Senior Business Analyst, on 01977 724522

WDH are currently undertaking a Digital Transformation and are moving core Business Services to a new IT platform. We are looking for someone to work with the business to analyse business practices and ICT strategies that support the objectives of our Digital Business Plan. In this role, you will work with the business to ensure IT system are fit for purpose and that WDH can maximise the potential of its core IT services and applications to support its future business needs.

Applicants will have:

  • a qualification at Level 5 of the Qualifications and Credit Framework, such as an HNC, Award, Certificate or Diploma at level 5 or equivalent;
  • experience of business analysis and / or business process design techniques and methodologies;
  • experience of System Testing and Acceptance, including creation and implementation of test scripts;
  • significant experience of communicating effectively and building effective working relationships with customers and other stakeholders;
  • experience of software implementation, including change management;
  • an in depth knowledge of analysis techniques and a detailed understanding of Information Systems and Technology. E.g. MOSCOW, KANBAN; and
  • detailed knowledge of Microsoft Office applications, including Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

This role requires you to have a valid UK driving licence and daily access to a vehicle as travel throughout the district and other locations is required.

For further information or an informal discussion, please phone Simon Bastow, Senior Business Analyst on 01977 72 4522.

Please note: first interviews will be held from January 2018. The recruitment team will contact you to confirm if you have been successfully shortlisted for interview.

WDH is accredited by Investors in People, which means we recognise that our employees are our most valuable asset. Among the benefits of joining us, all new starters receive an annual leave entitlement linked to length of service, access to a fantastic Employee Benefits discount scheme, auto-enrolment into a Local Government Pension Scheme and the opportunity to request flexible working arrangements.

You can also contact our Recruitment Team on 01977 724698.

Please note: we do not accept CVs.

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