Lead Business Analyst - Beyond Housing

£33,441 - £36,027 yearly
  • Beyond Housing
  • Redcar, North Yorkshire and Scarborough
  • Dec 14, 2018
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Beyond Housing was formed in October 2018 following the merger of Coast & Country Housing and Yorkshire Coast Homes into one organisation. With its main offices in Redcar and Scarborough, Beyond Housing is a registered housing provider responsible for the letting, management and maintenance of over 15,000 homes across the North East and North Yorkshire.

Beyond Housing is committed to going beyond the bricks and mortar to help its communities and region thrive. By providing quality homes people want to live in, alongside valuable additional services delivered by passionate people who want to help, Beyond Housing contributes to the prosperity, wider regeneration and sustainability of its communities, creating neighbourhoods that will flourish well into the future.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Lead Business Analyst to join our ICT Development Team. This role will be instrumental in supporting the development of our business systems and applications and in delivering business improvement through the use of current and new technology. Working across all service areas, across multi sites, and system suppliers to maximise the use of corporate systems and enhance and develop these to improve business efficiency.

You will have experience of leading the implementation of technology to deliver value for money and customer-focused services. The role will require you to support the team of Business Analysts and line management of a small team to help build and maintain good collaborative working relationships with internal and external stakeholders.

Reporting to the ICT Development Manager, you will have experience of leading business systems improvement and development, both in analysing requirements and the delivery of solutions. You will have experience of the full project lifecycle and have the ability to create and interpret technical specifications and plans, as well as a good knowledge of business analysis and best practice frameworks, including Prince 2, Agile and ITIL.

You will be skilled in challenging others in a constructive way and will demonstrate a keen record of achievement within a project-led environment. Able to deal with a multitude of varied tasks within tight timescales, you will work well under pressure. You will be organised with good verbal and written skills, you will be persuasive, influential and will convey complexity with ease.

Please contact Maeve Collier on 01642 771351 for an informal discussion about the role. 

We are not working with recruitment agencies on this vacancy. Please apply via the North East jobs website.

Application Deadline

Jan 15, 2019