Business Analyst Job Description

Business Analyst job description will consist of the role, responsibilities, qualifications and technical or soft skills required

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Role

A Business Analyst needs advanced organizational and planning skills, and ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment. The ideal applicant will have a metrics-and-data-driven analytical approach that continuously evaluates success and drives advancements in programmes, tools, and content.

Responsibilities

  • Ensuring solutions meet business needs and requirements
  • Performing user acceptance testing
  • Managing projects, developing project plans, and monitoring performance
  • Updating, implementing, and maintaining procedures
  • Prioritizing initiatives based on business needs and requirements
  • Serving as a liaison between stakeholders and users
  • Managing competing resources and priorities
  • Monitoring deliverables and ensuring timely completion of projects
  • Forecast and track key account metrics, analyze data models to deliver logical conclusions
  • Participate in regular meetings with external Partners
  • Improve, execute, and effectively communicate significant analyses that identify meaningful trends and opportunities across the business

Requirements

  • Prior experience in business analysis or a related field
  • The ability to influence stakeholders and work closely with them to determine acceptable solutions
  • Experience creating detailed reports and giving presentations
  • Competency in Microsoft applications including Word, Excel, and Outlook
  • Experience in analysing data to draw business-relevant conclusions and in data visualization techniques and tools
  • Ability to think creatively and suggest ways to improve customer response time
  • Familiarity writing SQL queries

Soft Skills

  • A high level of motivation and a self-starting attitude
  • Proven ability to multi task in a fast paced environment
  • Strong organizational and planning skills
  • Ability to work with minimal direction and supervision
  • Strong analytical and conceptual thinking skills

Promotion Stage

Consultant, Senior Consultant, Project Manager, Principal, Partner

Salary Range (in USD)

$55,000 - $100,000 per year

Qualifications

  • A bachelor’s degree in business or related field or an MBA
  • A degree in IT / Computer Science

Reports To

Consultant/Senior Consultant

Key Skills

Business Analysis, Analytical Skills, Conceptual Thinking, Documentation

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