Business Analyst

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Date: 25-Jan-2023

Location: London, GB

Company: Royal London Group

Job Title: Business Analyst

Contract Type: Permanent

Location: London

Closing date: 9th February 2023

 

At Royal London we believe your difference is our strength and our organisation benefits from the different perspectives that diversity brings. Studies have shown that people from under-represented groups are less likely to apply unless they meet every requirement. So, if you’re excited about this role but your past experience isn't a perfect fit with the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway as you may be the right candidate for this or other opportunities.

 

About the role

We are looking for a Business Analyst to join the RLAM technology and Change team on a permanent basis in London. As a Business Analyst, you will be an expert in data change and provide deep technical expertise in business analysis or related design specialisms.

 

Key responsibilities

  • Investigates, documents and analyses current business processes.
  • Identifies innovative, effective and scalable approaches to tackle business change problems and scenarios.
  • Undertakes data modelling for significant projects or programmes of change working with agile squads/scrums.
  • Capture requirements from the user perspective via user stories. Refine user stories with the team. Support the goals of the sprint.

 

Criteria

  • Previous experience as a Business Analyst within data change having worked previously on projects with agile squads and/or scrums.
  • Knowledge and understanding of key datasets in an Asset Management company
  • Previous experience as a Business Analyst within an asset management is desirable.
  • Agile knowledge and experience writing user stories and acceptance criteria.
  • Proficient in SQL and comfortable using this daily.
  • Knowledge of data modelling and entity relationship diagrams.
  • Ability to write data mapping documentations.

 

What we offer

We've always been proud to reward our employees by offering a number of great benefits including:

  • A generous group pension scheme (up to 14% matching employer contribution)
  • 28 days annual leave plus bank holidays with the option to buy/sell up to 5 days
  • Annual company and performance based bonus
  • Life assurance (up to 8 x annual salary)
  • Enhanced parental leave policies
  • Private medical insurance
  • Employee Assistance Programme - Access 24/7 to confidential health, legal & financial advice

 

Full details can be found on our benefits page

 

About Royal London

Royal London is the largest mutual life insurance, pensions and investment company in the UK.  Since its foundation 160 years ago, Royal London has supported millions of people to protect and provide for themselves and their families.

 

Royal London Asset Management (RLAM) was established in 1988 and is a wholly owned and central part of the Royal London Group. Since our inception we have built a reputation as an innovative, high performing fund manager. Our track record and exceptional client service have been recognised with a number of awards. We are proud of the people we employ, the performance we have delivered and the wide-ranging group of clients we manage.

 

At Royal London, our People Promise is that we will all work somewhere inclusive, responsible, enjoyable and fulfilling. This promise has been at the heart of our approach to hybrid working, ensuing a balance of time working in our offices, supporting the culture of collaboration and inclusion and some working time from home, so we can all continue to benefit from the flexibility this brings. Our hybrid working approach is built around our mutual mindset, thinking about what is good for us as individuals (the ‘me’) and in the context of what is right for our customers, our colleagues and The Royal London group (the ‘we’). Together we belong- collaborate – learn and perform.

 

Our expectation is that colleagues working in hybrid roles will come into the office for 50% of their time, and the rest from home. We want to be as consistent as we can with our approach but we also appreciate some colleagues need adjustments based on personal circumstances. (e.g. to support a disability, or caring responsibility) and / or may wish to formally seek a flexible working pattern in line with our flexible working policy.

 

We appreciate the world of work continues to evolve and we will continue to listen to our colleagues views on this whilst ensuring our on-going approach is right for our business and customers.

 

We are an equal opportunities employer. We work hard to attract the best talent for our award-winning team. We believe that embracing difference makes us stronger. Our diverse people bring us different skills – whatever their educational background, disability, gender, age, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief.

 

 


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