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Senior Business Analyst

  • Location:

    West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Highways, Transport & Infrastructure

  • Job type:

    Contract - Full Time

  • Salary:

    £400 per day

  • Contact:

    Michael Hayward

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    02393 876 042

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  • Published:

    29 days ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

  • Expiry date:


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Senior Business Analyst - Highways
Over the next two years, DCCHS will be developing and implementing a new operating model, with the objective of significantly increasing efficiency and improving the quality of service provided. This is a significant programme of change, requiring individuals with specific skills and experience to ensure the successful delivery of the programme.
A Senior Business Analyst is required to provide business analysis services to support the successful design and delivery of the DCCHS Future Highways Model (FHM). The role will be required to work closely with the DCCHS functions to gain an in-depth understanding of the operational model required to meet the strategic objectives of the authority and highways service. The senior business analyst will be responsible for designing and documenting the operational blueprint; including the processes, capabilities and resources required to deliver the change.
The senior business analyst will be expected to identify any opportunities to improve the service Value for Money (Economy, Efficiency and Effectiveness).
The main duties of the Senior Business Analyst are:
·To identify, design and facilitate process design changes by conducting business and systems process analysis and design at a detailed level, focusing on efficiency and quality improvement.
·To identify and develop process improvements, re-engineering and/or recommending elimination.
·To identify all the data requirements for the design and implementation of the future operating model ensuring data is relevant, accurate and complete.
·To review all current IT systems, identifying the necessary integration, changes or replacement required to support the future operating model.
·To produce comprehensive and clear business analysis documentation.
·To effectively collaborate and communicate with other members of the project team, highways officers and members, understanding requirements, building support, and helping to resolve issues and challenges.
Required Skills & Experience:
·The ability to investigate, analyse, visualise, articulate, and solve operational challenges and problems. Skills should include excellent analytical and applied thinking, gathering, and analysing relevant information and data to formulate solutions.
·The ability to undertake structured options analysis to identify the optimal solution that aligns with the objectives of the programme.
·The ability to identify and explore opportunities for service and business improvements, ensuring that the authority derives maximum value from services. This includes recognising the potential for automation of processes, determining costs and benefits of new approaches and managing change or assisting implementation where needed.
·The ability to plan, design, manage and report business process tests and usability evaluations.
·Strong oral and written communication skills.
·Excellent influencing, facilitation, and stakeholder management skills.
What to do now:

If you are interested in this role and fit the criteria above, please send us your application today.
For a full description and further information on the role, please call Michael Hayward at Carrington West on 02393 876042.
If you feel that you are right for this role technically, but the rate, location or seniority does not suit you specifically then please still feel free to send us your CV. We constantly recruit for roles very similar to this one at all levels UK Wide. We are always keen to chat with you discreetly about your employment situation.
Even if you are happy in your current role for now, we always welcome calls from Highways, Traffic & Transportation professionals keen to make their introductions for future months or years. Our specialist team has a combined 40+ years' experience in this market. Please call Michael at Carrington West on 02393 876042 for more information.
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