Business Analyst - Queenstown - Michelle Cloete Consulting Pty Ltd, East London

  • East London
  • Salary: Market Related
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Sectors: FMCG, Manufacturing
  • Posted by Michelle Cloete Consulting Pty Ltd on Thursday, May 21, 2020
  • Reference: copy-copy-4
  • Employment Equity Position
  • Apply before Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 56 Days left

Vacancy Details

Employer: Michelle Cloete Consulting Pty Ltd

This role requires someone with extensive project experience on long term projects, more than one year, not short term projects!!

Purpose of the Job: 

The business analyst will conduct the task of understanding business change needs, assessing the business impact of those changes, capturing, analyzing and documenting requirements. Supporting the communication and delivery of requirements with relevant stakeholder/s. Testing of software applications and supporting the business through training and support. Support the business management team with management reporting.

Key Performance Areas: 

  • Define and document business functions and processes, according to the required standards.
  • Apply analytical and consultative approach to identify, define and document business needs and objectives, current operational procedures, problems, input and output requirements, and levels of systems access.
  • Participate in user acceptance testing and testing of new system functionality, including integration testing.
  • Provide support in terms of change management before, during and post implementation of new systems / solutions.
  • Develop training material and conduct formal training sessions for end user.
  • Project manage IT related projects, including providing project plans, milestone deliverables and providing the team with any project related assistance.
  • Administer IT systems
  • Act as a liaison between end-users and information technology team in the analysis, design, configuration, testing and maintenance of systems to ensure optimal operational performance.
  • Analyse the feasibility of and develop requirements for new systems and enhancements to existing systems; ensures the system design fits the needs of the users.
  • Track and fully document changes for functional and business specifications; write detailed universally understood procedures for permanent records and for use in testing and training.
  • Identify opportunities for improving business processes through information systems and/or non-system driver changes; assist in the preparation of proposals to develop new systems and/or operational changes.
  • Plan, organise and conduct business process reengineering/improvement projects and/or management reviews.
  • Provide technical assistance in training, mentoring, and coaching staff.

Candidate Requirements

Education, experience and competencies required:

  • BSc Degree in computer science or BComm or equivalent experience
  • Diploma in Business Analysis preferred
  • Experience in software development needed
  • Minimum 4+years’ experience in business analysis, process analysis
  • Advanced Excel skills, other MS Office experience (specifically Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
  • SQL Experience
  • FMCG Experience advantageous
  • Experience with analysis of and design of business reports advantageous
  • Dynamics NAV experience advantageous
  • Ability to develop a systematic understanding of business processes and apply it to software/ system design and development
  • Must be able to identity problems and facilitate problem solving skills with an analytical mindset and approach
  • Excellent ability to multi-task between multiple projects
This position reports to: Business Manager Apply before Tuesday, July 21, 2020 - 56 Days left Companies may expire jobs at their own discretion. If you have not received a response within two weeks, your application was most likely unsuccessful.
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About Michelle Cloete Consulting Pty Ltd

MICHELLE CLOETE CONSULTING (PTY) LTD - based in beautiful Beacon Bay, East London, meets both clients and candidates recruitment requirements.

Having been in recruitment for almost 20 years, Michelle is well known for her ability to look beyond the obvious and come up with a solution that will both suit the client and the candidate.

Using her wealth of recruitment experience of the industry and clients within the: Automotive, Chemical, Accounting, Manufacturing, Retail, FMCG, Property sector, to name a few, Michelle will strive to fulfil your requirements with the most suited candidate.

Her clients are not only locally based, but nationally as well as internationally.

She has built her business knowing that giving back is key to success and lives by the knowledge that you need to treat your candidates as well as you would your clients, as your candidates could well become your clients.

Michelle’s passion for people is evident in her business and the feedback she obtains from both candidate and client.

Testimonials from Happy Candidates placed in various roles.

  • “Hallo Michelle, Please find attached hereto the signed agreement. I want to once again thank you for the part you played in to this entire situation.  You give a new meaning to “going the extra mile”. You went twice around the world.”
  • “Hi Michelle, no words can describe the joy I feel in my heart.   Thank you, stay blessed”
  • “Hi Michelle, I trust you are well. Just letting you know that I survived my first day. Everyone has been very friendly and helpful. I am settling in nicely and should start getting some direction tomorrow as to what is expected of me. Thank you so much for all your effort and support in the recruitment process.

  Michelle’s Moto is:  “In order to bloom – you must grow” -  Aly Aubrey