Business Analyst - Part-time

Part-time 28 hours per weekFixed term contract until March 2022Salary up to £38,000 (part-time salary)The role of Business Analyst sits within our energetic and customer focused IT team. The role is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst to become part of this fantastic team working on a broad range of transformation projects within VWFS. The team work to building a culture where ideas, customer insight and our products & services are developed and delivered in partnership with IT using Waterfall and Agile methodology in a flexible and dynamic way.Your role will involve working closely with a wide range of stakeholders throughout the business to elicit, analyse and translate specific needs to produce clear, unambiguous business requirements and functional specification documents for change initiatives. You should aspire to become the Subject Matter Expert on the business' requirements and act as the 'voice of the business' for the project team.Responsibilities include:Assist in the creation and delivery of user stories, epics, wireframing, business requirements, business process design and functional design activities for business change initiatives.Responsible for the delivery of business requirements, process and functional design for programmes and projects.Proactively engage with stakeholders at all levels across the business.Identify organisational impacts associated with projects, manage and mitigate any risks.Provide project knowledge support to development and testing teams throughout the development and test phases.Full job description available upon requestYou will enable effective delivery of projects, programmes and change initiatives to the business, particularly around collaboration on knowledge transfer, stakeholder engagement and communications. You will also contribute to project meetings to ensure that potential impacts, risk, issues, gaps and assumptions are captured, analysed and understood.To be successful in this role, you will have :A Business Analysis qualification (British Computer Society, or similar), or sufficient experienceAbility to work in a mixed Waterfall and Agile delivery environment, with Agile experience being essentialAbility to work at a fast pace whilst managing conflicting priorities without compromising on qualityKnowledge and experience of mapping complex business processes, working in Scrum Teams using Jira/ConfluenceKnowledge of working with a Product Owner, helping to refine and prioritise items in a backlogProven track record of eliciting and delivering business requirements, business process design and functional design on change projectsA high level of business intelligence, strong analytical skills and commercial acumenExperience of supporting complex change projects and production of feasibility studiesAn awareness of Design Thinking methodologyUnderstanding of the legal and regulatory environment including governance, risk management, controls and compliance requirementsStrong problem-solving, stakeholder management and communication skillsStrong written and oral communication skills with the ability to present complex data and argumentsHigh level of motivation, flexibility, drive and personal commitmentA willingness to learn and develop new skills.Volkswagen Financial Services is an inclusive employer and we welcome applications from everyoneAbout Volkswagen Financial ServicesVolkswagen Financial Services (VWFS) provides finance and insurance services to customers across the entire Volkswagen Group in the United Kingdom. The Group includes some of the world's most iconic automotive brands; Audi, SEAT, Skoda, Volkswagen, Bentley, Lamborghini, Porsche, Bugatti, Ducati, MAN and Scania.This job was originally posted as