client, a leading professional services firm, is looking to engage with a Business Analyst for Wholesale Data Management.
Who are the client looking for?
-The consultant should have a passion for data (management) and processes
-The consultant should have strong analytical skills and get energy of translating complex requirements into a clear vision and structure, always looking for ways to improve the status quo
-The consultant should be able to drive solution designs and translate requirements into solutions and user stories
-The consultant should be ambitious, eager to learn, pragmatic and problem-solving.
-The consultant should take responsibility, steer strategy and execution based on facts and data,
-The consultant should have managerial courage to ask questions and make decisions
-The consultant should have strong influencing skills, are result-driven with persistence and a can-do mentality
-The consultant should have a proven track record working as BA owner in complex projects in an international environment.
-The consultant should focus on delivery through collaboration, have the ability to bring people together to work towards the same purpose.
-The consultant should have outstanding social and communication skills (ability to communicate clearly, effectively and consistently in different contexts and cultures).
-The consultant should be Comfortable working in in an international context
-Concrete experience with working in a data and IT driven organization
-Strong relationship management experience, with prior experience working collaboratively in a cross functional team
-The consultant should be easy to work with, excellent organization sensitivity skills, and have a drive to work in a
bank-wide, international environment.
-The consultant should see giving and receiving constructive feedback as an important condition for working well together
-Experienced to communicate by means of Microsoft Office 365 including Word, Powerpoint, Outlook
-Share and adhere to the client company’s values of honesty, prudence and responsibility
-Bachelor’s Degree in Economics, Business Administration, Engineering, Information Technology or a related field
-Ensure business requirements are translated to the backlog by “user stories” (what is needed, for whom and why) and use of scrum teams (how) to realize targets and mission the best way possible
-Drive solution designs and translate these into clear user stories in the backlog.
-Ensure requirements are dealt with in the relevant backlogs
-Own the product backlog and ensure it is visible, transparent, clear and aligned.
-Manage stakeholders by proactively communicating on progress, impediments and priorities
-Work closely with Product Owners in the Tribe Data Management Operations and other business lines to achieve the best overall results
-Self-starter with a good ability to work in a Global team virtually across various locations
-Takes ownership and accountability
-Good knowledge of the agile way of working, but also has a pragmatic approach how to combine this in areas where close collaboration and transparency is a must
-Design Thinking, which enables big-picture view into details required for in-depth analysis resulting to good decision making
-Ability to ask the right questions which aids in identifying the core problem
-Results oriented with an ability to find ways of solving or pre-empting problems
-Has the resilience and grit in handling escalations and work under pressure of different stakeholders and management
-Excellent knowledge in process design with a data driven mindset
-Hands-on mentality in a data-driven setting
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Experience in banking and specifically in positions involved in the risk rating process (risk manager, lending front office) is a pro.
-Sound understanding financial services processes