Business Analyst – Investment management

Job title : Business Analyst – Investment management
Location : London
Job type : Contract
Salary : £600 per day
Sector : Buy Side
Contact : Sophie Bell
Call : 020 7763 7077
Email : email Sophie
Reference : BHJOB6067_ 17042

Business Analyst – Investment management
6-month contract, Inside IR35 £600p/d
Working remotely for now / flexible working options moving forward

A global investment management firm are looking for a Business analyst to join on a contract basis. You would be part of a team who are responsible for delivering a major transformation portfolio for a dynamic and growing firm.

You would be helping to build out the centralised investment operations function for the organisation, identifying and delivering end-end business change projects.


  • Lead Business Analyst requirements on a daily basis and enable new initiatives

  • Liaise with Stakeholders at C-Suit level to understand their needs

  • Gather, document, and manage requirements to delivery stage

  • Help create test cases and user acceptance testing

  • Produce project documentation i.e. process maps

  • Liaise with other members of the business i.e. project managers and business stakeholders

  • Support project delivery, including scope, timeframe, budget, and quality 

Requirements - Essential

  • Requirements elicitation and documentation

  • Experience developing and building compelling business cases

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to present at all levels of the organisation

  • Strong stakeholder management skills with ability to influence stakeholders at all levels of seniority

  • Experience defining User Acceptance Testing (UAT) test cases and co-ordination of UAT

  • Strong analytical and data gathering skills with the ability to create solid yet simple documents

  • Experience or knowledge of defining and mapping business processes / workflows and applying a range of process re-engineering techniques

  • Attention to detail with good business awareness, project delivery and organisational skills

  • Experience working within an investment management firm

  • Business Analyst Accreditation e.g. PMI-PBA, CBAP or CSSBB

  • Experience working in an Agile and a Waterfall environment

A great opportunity to join a firm that is going through a large transformation with many projects being greenfield. 

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