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Business Analyst

  • Location

    Bedfordshire, England

  • Sector:

    Demand IT & Business Engagement

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £400 - £440 per day

  • Contact:

    Amy Harris

  • Contact email:

    amyh@montash.com

  • Salary high:

    440

  • Salary low:

    400

  • Job ref:

    ITBA160617_1497616711

  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

  • Duration:

    3 Months + Ext

  • Expiry date:

    2017-06-30

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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Montash have been engaged by a Leading Global FTSE 100 brand to source a business analyst to move their Yield Management system into the Cloud. Consideration must be given to how products are being priced accurately depending on seasons and customer demand.

Duties: Supporting the business case

  • Gathering user requirements
  • Writing high level requirement specifications
  • Producing user stories
  • Requirements tracability matrix to support integration into solutions architecture
  • Engage with users and key Stakeholders

Skills:

  • Structured way of working (not necessarily Agile)
  • Yield or revenue management experience
  • Logical and structured approach
  • Able to understand the complexity of
  • Reservations or travel related background in order to have gravitas, influence and engage (someone form Whitbread would be good from Premier Inn perspective)
  • Strong business logic ie able to make the complexity of the system simple for users to interact with from a business modelling perspective - ie for example to enable users to be able to produce their own pricing modelling rather than relying on It to run so in this case Tui need someone with the ability to influence the parameters that determine pricing.

Desirable:

  • Agile
  • BI / data related background
  • Relevant - Financial modelling type background

Challenges: Capturing the complexity and thinking in an abstract manner as well as describing requirements at a level that can be understood by the wider audience.

Stakeholders: Head of Commercial Architecture, Head of commercial Analytics, IT Community, Solutions and Domain Architects.