Friday , December 9 2022

Shoprite Jobs Available in Mpumalanga – Senior Business Analyst

Website The Shoprite Group of Companies

Job Description:

This role plays an instrumental role across business and delivery teams to ensure that solutions are delivered according to the business requirements considering cost, user and organisation benefit. The nature of projects in this role are generally across domains, high profile and complex in nature demanding expert business, process and technology perspectives and recommendations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Analyse, understand and take a new perspective on customers (Internal and external) and multiple domain impacts through the use of user journeys, research and/or spending time in the various operational areas.
  • Devises, initiates and drives effective change initiatives in own area or department as well as across functional area.
  • Advise on alternatives presented by the technical designers and providing recommendations regarding the business design.
  • Collaborating with all disciplines and benchmarking value adding solutions.
  • Eliciting and analysing cultural, business and organisational constraints effecting options for change.
  • Persuade stakeholders to change practises and consider other alternatives.
    Operate confidently within the multiple domains, integrated systems and operational processes and make relevant connections across domains. Consider the enterprise wide solutions and impacts. Handle new domains with the same confidence as familiar domains.
  • Operate confidently within multiple current and potential integrated systems and E2E business processes.
  • Continuously support the business environment and provide recommendations for improvement
  • Take responsibility for the timelines within the project plan, of the business analysis effort related to a project.
  • To build and maintain a trust relationship with business users and IT stakeholders by ensuring solutions are delivered as promised and providing the necessary support and making recommendations.
  • Perform high-level analysis activities in the CE cycle (assisting to unpack Features, identify high-level impacts and dependencies etc.) at a Senior / Specialist proficiency level.
  • Assess and document the business implication of user requirements to the business process involved.
  • Thinking partner and ambassador for the business.
  • Works closely with Architects, Designers and Business stakeholders to evaluate suggested solutions.
  • Liaising with business stakeholders, IT disciplines and the delivery teams.
  • Lead others to advance objectives of the organisation.
  • Understand, analyse and identify areas for improvement in the current business environment and across other shared process/system business environments.
  • Evaluate and improve solution assessment and validation.
  • Influencing stakeholders (within IT and Business) to consider solutions which will work best for the business.
  • Ensuring costs are monitored and users and the organisation benefit.
  • Assess risks, costs and potential benefits of alternative business process designs.
  • Collaborate with user stakeholders in the identification and documentation of user requirements.
  • Coaching and mentoring for the Junior and Intermediate BA resources on business analysis processes and delivery.
  • Propose and document process improvements where appropriate and provide alternatives / options.
  • Operate confidently within and make contributions where appropriate to business strategy, current trends and developments in the retail industry.
  • Able to manage vendor relationships where projects involve third parties
  • Taking ownership to provide knowledge within specific area and identify possible improvement within the team. This includes interviews, presentations and workshop facilitations with both business & IT.
  • Define business rules and guide the implementation of these rules in the development of the various application systems.
  • Strong commitment to organisational objectives and ensuring high quality delivery on work.

Job Requirements:

  • Results driven
  • Experience working within all aspects of the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC).
  • Analytical thinking
  • Business Process Management experience
  • Business understanding of the broader retail/furniture industry
  • Good planning and time management skills
  • Excellent communication, both written and verbal
  • Willingness to coach and mentor junior team members
  • Decision making
  • Aris experience
  • Self-starter, with a can-do attitude
  • Facilitation or Coaching qualification / experience
  • Customer focused
  • Degree with 5 to 8 years related experience.
  • Advanced BA certification, CBAP, AAC or similar
  • Excellent relationship management and collaboration skills
  • Good business and IT acumen

Job Details:

Company: The Shoprite Group of Companies

Job Category: Retail

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Emalahleni, Mpumalanga, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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