Job Details
  • Reference395207A_1657248469
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Postedabout 1 month ago
  • ConsultantNeville Smith

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Business Analyst on a contract for 6 months with potential extension.

Main Duties

  • Undertake analysis and modelling of current and future business processes and information management environments.
  • Define business problems and primary objectives of new projects. Identify and validate the key business requirements.
  • Analyse client requirements and collaborate with technical specialists and business SME's to develop fit-for-purpose solutions to business problems.
  • Actively support clients as they analyse their requirements for proposed business solutions.
  • Coordinate requirement walk-through and sign-offs, verifying with stakeholders that process models and user artefacts accurately represent business needs.
  • Contribute / co-ordinate work to develop estimates for human resourcing effort / cost for business analysis activities, and discovery and design phases.
  • Contribute to a multi-disciplinary team by assuming responsibility for assigned tasks and outcomes and ensuring they are completed in a timely fashion.
  • Work closely with other areas within the organisation to promote the value of a great analysis and design in achieving positive business and community outcomes.
  • Identify and apply industry trends that enable innovative government service delivery that can be applied to provide better ACT Government outcomes.
  • This position does not involve direct supervision of staff.

Professional / Technical Skills and Knowledge

  • Advanced knowledge of Business analysis, particularly the ability to question and understand how issues integrate and to make rational judgements from available information.
  • Proven analytical abilities and experience developing Business Requirements Specifications, Business Cases, Functional and Non-Functional Specifications.
  • Practical experience analysing and modelling data, business processes, user pathways and information flows.
  • Well-developed written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong team working abilities.
  • Practical experience working as part of a multi-disciplinary team in an agile development environment, would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience leading business analysis activities within a discovery phase for large -scale digital initiatives, would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience and knowledge in developing system integration specifications, would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience and knowledge in developing IT system procurement documentation, would be highly advantageous.
  • Experience and knowledge of a diverse range of design practices (for example: Design thinking, Human Centered Design, User Experience) , would be highly advantageous

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Neville Smith on 02 6268 9916 or email for further discussion.