Business Analyst

· Full Time

As a Business Analyst you will identify, and implement, potential solutions for a specific client problem or challenge, plus help clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realise their most important goals.

A bit about us

We are an independent, business-focused technology consultancy that’s been established for 20 years. We are leaders in our industry.

At Leading Resolutions we offer more than just an understanding and delivery of technology, we are the Business-Focused Technology Consultancy, offering solutions with the business in mind, not just the IT departments.

Recognised as a Leading UK Management Consultancy by the Financial Times in 2021 and 2022, we go that extra step every time to understand what a business really needs and have a great reputation for providing excellence across our range of services.

The role

To identify, and implement, potential solutions for a specific client problem or challenge. You will help clients make lasting improvements to their performance and realise their most important goals.

Over the course of each project, you will gather and analyse information, formulate, and test hypotheses, and develop and communicate recommendations. You’ll also present results to client management and implement recommendations in collaboration with client and Leading Resolutions team members.

Key responsibilities

As a Leading Resolutions Business Analyst you will be responsible for creating new models that support business decisions by working closely with financial reporting and IT teams to establish initiatives and strategies to improve reporting and to optimise costs. You’ll need a strong understanding of regulatory and reporting requirements as well as plenty of experience in forecasting, budgeting and financial analysis combined with understanding of key performance indicators.

Typical activities will include

  • Creating a detailed business analysis, outlining problems, opportunities and solutions for a business
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Planning and monitoring
  • Variance analysis
  • Pricing
  • Reporting
  • Defining business requirements and reporting them back to stakeholders

Key qualifications of the position

  • 10 plus years’ experience of working within a similar role, to include the responsibilities above
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a team and create an inclusive environment with people at all levels of an organisation
  • Comfortable with ambiguous, ever-changing situations
  • The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing together with exceptional stakeholder management skills
  • You will be an analytical thinker
  • Conflict Management and resolution
  • Ability to break down and solve problems through quantitative thinking and analysis

Why join us?

Joining our team means working with the most knowledgeable and dynamic people in our industry.

We offer a chance to make this role your own but without having to start from scratch. We have 20 years’ experience to leverage and a rich array of accolades from successful delivery to our clients.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a successful, rapidly growing organisation at a point where you can make a real difference. Every day is different, every challenge unique. You will be able to apply intellect, experience and inventiveness to shape the way in which we achieve our ongoing growth plans.

Other benefits include

  • Health Insurance and full healthcare plan
  • Flexible working
  • Career Development and regular promotion opportunities
  • Access to company Perkbox which includes hundreds of shopping discounts, free weekly coffee, mental and physical health exercises, wellness app.
  • Modern office in a great location
  • Personal and company bonus
  • Mentoring
  • 25+ days annual leave
  • Team away days, lunches and social events
  • Truly collaborative working environment

The ability to make a difference company wide