FinChoice Vacancies: Business Analyst - Jobs in South Africa

FinChoice Vacancies: Business Analyst

Posted on :

8 May, 2013

Category :

Business Mgt Jobs in South Africa

FinChoice Vacancies

Key Performance Areas

ICT Projects

  • Conduct workshops with the relevant departments of the business to gather detailed user requirements by following a standard development methodology
  • Translate client requirements into highly specified project briefs
  • Identify options for potential solutions and assess these for both technical and business suitability
  • Compile proposals for modified or replacement systems and present to relevant parties for their consideration
  • Work closely together with programmers and a variety of end-users to ensure technical compatibility and user satisfaction
  • Oversee the implementation of the new and approved system(s)
  • Continuously ensure that tasks and projects are completed within deadlines and that any rework is limited

Improve business efficiency

  • Monitor and improve the efficiency of business processes, as well as collect, analyse and interpret data from existing processes to recommend improvements to ensure best practice is followed at all times
  • Continuously keep up to date with technical as well as industry sector developments and investigate alternative business solutions
  • Reduce manual tasks and direct costs as well as provide efficiencies through the effective use of technology
  • Interpret business processes into user interaction flows and screen layouts
  • Testing
  • Draw-up and implement testing schedules for the complete system(s) to test if the outcome and results meet the business requirements
  • Training
  • Provide adequate training to users of the new and approved system(s) and procedures
  • Budget
  • Ensure that budgets are adhered to and deadlines are met accordingly to minimize cost
  • Reporting
  • Responsible for the compilation and distribution of status reports to relevant parties

Qualifications & Accreditations

BSc / BCom / IT Degree
MBA will be an added advantage

Experience & Skills

At least 5 years’ of experience in a business analysis, process development and/or debtors system environment
Working knowledge of relational databases, web and client-server concepts
3 Years’ experience within a retail or financial environment
Background in Microsoft .NET, Visual Basic, Excel, Word, Outlook and HTML
Good working knowledge skills with Microsoft Office Products, Microsoft Visio, and Microsoft Project
Experience in the development and implementation of standards, procedures and guidelines to support operational processes
Any unsecured lending experience is an added advantageous

Attributes & Behaviours

Excellent project management skills and goal and results driven
Mature self-starter with high energy levels and strong time management skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Great attention to detail
Creating logical and innovative solutions to complex problems
Flexible, delivery focus and self-motivated
Independent and proactive

Salary: Market Related
Type: Permanent
AA Position: No
Work Level: Skilled
Branch: Western Cape – Southern Suburbs (Cape)

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