Business Analyst

  • Company:
    IDP Education Ltd
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 days ago
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IDP Education Limited is an ASX listed company thatis 50% owned by 38 Australian universities and headquartered in Melbourne,Australia.  IDP’s core business lines include student placement toAustralia, US, UK, Canada and New Zealand institutions, English-languagetesting and training. IDP is evolving rapidly, we are transforming to build a globally connected community to guide and support international students along their journey to achieve their lifelong learning and career aspirations and to empower IELTS test takers to achieve the scores they need.For over 50 years our global network of 100 offices has been helping students to achieve their goals through studying abroad. By pursuing a global education at the beginning of their careers, we help them experience life-changing opportunities.  Our success comes from connecting International students with the right course in the right institution at the right destination. We are a proud co-owner of IELTS, the world’s most popular high-stakes English language test that helps people to achieve their study and migration aspirations.  We not only jointly provide the IELTS test, we help test-takers prepare and gain confidence through IELTS support tools and guidance. If you share our passion in helping people to pursue their dreams through education and thrive in an innovative agile digital culture, then come and join us as we undergo our digital revolution.POSITION PURPOSEIDP are continuing to evolve IELTS operations to support our global growth and the integrity of the IELTS brand. This role will assist in the delivery of the major business transformation programme which has an initial February 2021 deliverable. The role will be pivotal in working closely with our Partner delivery teams, Business function teams and Programme teams to plan, document detailed business requirements and processes and then support staff training and roll out towards the end of project delivery.This is a Fixed term opportunity.RESPONSIBILITIES Essential BA Leadership CompetenceAbility to establish relationships and negotiate with people; facilitate engagement across multiple groups of people within and outside the organisation and at various levelsAbility to challenge in an impersonal and factual manner by evidencing assumptions to question the existing norms and status quo and providing alternativesUtilize a flexible problem solving approachExcellent written and verbal communication skillsAbility to work autonomously, be self-motivated and also work effectively as a strong team player in a dynamic and fast paced environmentSelect or tailor an appropriate Business Analysis approach based on the projects objects and the business constraintsIdentifies and articulates the BA scope of work, decompose that scope into manageable work packages in line with the selected BA Approach, provides high level estimates for the work packages.Global ParticipationLiaise with IELTS Partners as necessary to business process changes and provide effective visibility of interactions to IDP team.PeopleDemonstrate understanding and commitment to IDP’s values and quality and compliance standards in everyday dealings with the team and stakeholders.Provide & share expertise across business change and transformation projects.PERSON SPECIFICATION Preferred Professional CompetenceCollaboration & Facilitation: Ability to setup relationships and negotiate with people; facilitate engagement across multiple groups of people within and outside the organisation and at various levels.Assisting with visioning, fleshing out ideas: Ability to challenge in an impersonal and factual manner by evidencing assumptions to question the existing norms and status quo and providing alternativesEssential Skills and ExperienceStrong core business analysis skills (eliciting and documenting requirements, process mapping, etc)Minimum 2+ years of work experience as a BA in software or business process change projectsExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishMust have strong interpersonal skills and desire to work in a dynamic and fast-paced environmentMust have the ability to work autonomously, be self-motivated and a strong team playerMust be able to regularly work evenings on video conferencing with people from other organisations and geographic locationsPreferred Skills & ExperienceHolds a Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related fieldsIndustry certification in Business Analysis well regardedPrior experience and strengths in data modelling, data analysisPrior experience or a background in software development.High attention to detail and work ethics which encourages accuracyInvolvement in a digital transformation or multi-system integration project.WORKING AT IDPIDP Education’s ongoing success comesfrom our highly committed and caring employees around the globe.  Weencourage teamwork in order to leverage our people’s diverse talents andexpertise through effective collaboration and cooperation throughout ourbusiness. We strive to provide a working environment where people areencouraged to excel, be creative and seek new ways to solve problems, takeinitiative, generate opportunities and be accountable for their actions. Webelieve in developing dynamic, inclusive work places that encourage andcelebrate cultural differences and views, and provide opportunities for personal,professional and career development all around the world. We respect diversityin our people: their ideas, work styles and perspectives as well as offeringflexibility to ensure employees enjoy a satisfying balance of work and personallife. cAjBno8oGr6PSKaKjV2g_N