Birmingham / remote
£550 - £600 per day
My client is a leading Higher education establishment based in the heart of Birmingham. At present, they have a requirement to recruit a highly experienced Business Analyst with prior or current experience of working in the Higher Education Sector.
The project is to undertake a systemic review of the University’s Research Information System (RIS) currently delivered via the PURE application.
The offering is due for review from both a contractual basis and the developments within the marketplace, including increased functionality and the availability of cloud / full Software as a Service (SaaS) provision.
The successful Business Analyst will be expected to deliver the following outputs:
As-Is analysis for RIS position
Evaluation of the current UK Higher Education (HE) environment for RIS usage, including providers (e.g. Worktribe, Conversis Symplectic etc.)
Requirements elicitation to support the definition of a RIS approach that aligns to the clients strategic direction
Cumulative options appraisal for potential next steps based on need, available resources and project priority
To be considered for the role of Business analyst, you will have the following skills and experience :
Thorough grounding in Business Analysis methodology and techniques
Innovative approach to problem solving
High calibre communication skills
Adept in business process improvement
Commitment to innovation and improvement
Proficient in organisational and prioritisation
Understanding of user experience analysis
Comprehension of HE Sector
Appreciation of cloud platforms and technologies
Awareness of current approaches to managing business information
If you are a Business analyst with recent experience of working in the Higher education Sector with the skills and experience required, Please send me your CV for an initial discussion.