Business Analyst (HRIS Specialist)

  • Teach First
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Oct 02, 2017
Full time I.T. & Communications

Job Description

Do you have business analyst experience? Do you want to be a part of Teach First's digital transformation?  Are you looking to help make a valuable change to an organisation?

 Why Teach First?

Teach First is one of the UK’s leading education charities. We work in partnership with schools, social enterprises and other organisations to break the link between low family income and poor educational attainment. We believe in what we do and work with integrity to achieve our vision that no child’s educational success should be limited by their socio-economic background.

What will you be doing?

We're looking for an experienced Business Analyst who will provide strategic business analysis services to partners across the charity.  You will work closely with the Human Resources department and key stakeholders to on on the implementation of a new HR system.  

You will need to gain an in-depth understanding of the HR strategy, processes, services and the context in which the charity operates. You will be vital to to understanding and documenting the process and system changes required to adopting a new market leading HR system. 

As Business Analyst, you will be responsible for reviewing assigned business processes from end-to-end to identify, address operational and technological risks and identify opportunities to improve efficiency.

You will be able to demonstrate up-to-date expertise in Human Resource Information Systems and apply this knowledge effectively.

 What makes you the ideal candidate? 

  • Considerable experience managing a HR Cloud System Implementation project throughout the project lifecycle
  • Experience implementing pay roll implementations and integrations
  • Experience of managing projects including controlling tasks, risks, plans, change, budgets, communications
  • Analyse and evaluate business requirements, using your expertise to optimise the value that IT can bring to the business and deliver to a high standard
  • Use confidence and creative thinking to drive for clarity, common understanding and agreement among your colleagues
  • Considerable experience liaising and communicating effectively with business stakeholders on project risks, progress and milestones
  • Considerable experience of Business Analysis within the IT industry
  • Considerable experience of articulating business problems and translating into functional specifications
  • Working with internal and external suppliers to translate functional specifications into technical specifications
  • Excellent communication skills and your ability to listen to and understand business teams across various departments
  • Proven ability to effectively work as part of a team

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Up to £45,000 dependent on experience + £3,000 LWA + benefits

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