About the role
The Business Analyst, as the subject matter expert, will use their expertise to identify, design and drive forward new products and to ensure that our existing products meet the needs of our customers. This role will work with delivery, marketing and sales teams to ensure that our clients’ requirements are represented and that client engagement is integral in the design and delivery of our products - the "Voice of the Customer".
Your background will be in Business Analysis, documenting business requirements and producing technical and functional specifications. You will have a strong industry knowledge of wealth management, financial planning or pensions and investments. Exposure to Commission, remuneration or Retail Mediation Activities Return (RMAR) will be highly advantageous. You are confident to work independently, with guidance in only the most complex situations. You will have excellent relationship building and communication skills at all levels of the organisation, both internally and externally. You always think both strategically and analytically, with the self-motivation and commitment to ensure you always 'get things done’.
What you’ll bring to the team:
- Take ownership of tasks and ensure successful delivery
- Solve complex issues and recommend best practice
- Take a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions
- Effective team working
- Excellent attention to detail and time management skills
- Self-motivation and flexibility
- Excellent documentation and description skills
- An ability to elicit information on practices and procedures and process flows
- Strong trouble shooting, logical thinking and deductive skills
What we offer you in return
It’s a cliché, but we work hard and we play hard. We recognise and reward hard work with a great benefits package. On top of a good remuneration package we’ll give you a generous holiday allowance, retirement fund, life assurance and income protection cover plus a performance related bonus and optional share incentive scheme. We also provide seriously good coffee and plenty of other perks to brighten your day including a casual dress code, vibrant open workspaces with areas to relax including cafes, bean bags, table football and pool; plus free fruit every day. There are always sports and social events happening and chances to get involved in our charity work if you want to. Oh, and every Friday the drinks are on us!
With offices worldwide, we offer exciting opportunities for you to learn, grow and progress. A career at IRESS really can take you anywhere.
- Financial Planning
- Information Systems
- Software House
- Wealth Management