Bourne Leisure

Lead Business Analyst - Bourne Leisure Support Centre - Hemel Hempstead

Hemel Hempstead
11 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Job Type
Full Time

Do you want a career working in IT for The Times 4th Best Big Company in the UK?

As Lead Business Analyst you will be responsible for building a team of business analysts for the Bourne Leisure group and growing its capability. You will create a BA community culture to influence and advise the use of appropriate analysis methods across the group.

The purpose of the role:

  • Build a small team of Business Analysts and create a 'BA community' culture
  • Introduce / deploy various analysis methods, implementing more structure when necessary
  • Influence and advise the use of the correct methodology across the business
  • Build relationships with senior stakeholders and teams (technical and non-technical) across Bourne Leisure and brands
  • Be involved in group, customer facing, internal and standalone projects alike
  • Ensure project delivery solutions align with stakeholder requirements
  • Promote excellent service and standards at all times
  • Be a key driver for change across a number of business areas

Our ideal Lead Business Analyst will have expertise in the following areas:

1.Proven experience in a Senior/Lead Business Analyst role, or, comparable experience coaching and setting standards

2.Demonstrable experience in various analysis methods / techniques

3.Holiday & Leisure industry experience

4.Track record of influencing business change on a range of projects including digital architecture and technology

5.Experience in requirements gathering and definition, process modelling / mapping the "as-is" and "to-be", specification writing, documentation, Use Case Scenarios, workshop facilitation etc.

6.Producing high-level business models

7.Ability to build, lead and coach a team, including delegation, motivation, management and planning

8.Excellent Stakeholder engagement / management

The benefits of working for us:

  • Discounted Bourne Leisure Holidays for you, your family and friends.
  • Reward and recognition schemes including long service and team member of the month
  • Opportunity for professionally recognised qualifications to develop and progress
  • 22 holiday days (rising to 25) plus bank holidays.

Bourne IT Business Services is a lively and innovative environment providing a great opportunity to influence change in technology across the Bourne Leisure group. A key part of the support centre based at Hemel Hempstead, the team strives to live our values of Being Positive, Being There, Being Smart, Being Clear and Being Better.