Business Analyst Operations and Supply Chain - Home Based
Ashford, Kent - Enterprise House

Job reference: 019140

Location: Ashford, Kent - Enterprise House

Closing date: 19/12/2021

Department: BT

Hours per week: 39

Business Analyst – Ops and Supply Chain

Homebased 


Reports to: Ops and Supply Chain Delivery Lead

Business Technology

Grade D

£Competitive,  Excellent career development, discounted products and services and much more!

Your local pub, your favourite restaurant, your children’s schools all have one thing in common – Brakes.  There are a lot of hungry mouths to feed out there and every day we deliver 1.5 million products from our fleet of 2000 trucks to thousands of restaurants, pubs, hotels, schools, hospitals and care homes in every corner of the UK.   Our customers count on us for exceptional food and service, and as our response to Covid-19 proved, our 6,000-strong workforce is dedicated and proud to play their part in feeding the nation

The role:

Responsible for gathering, documenting and interpreting business needs into succinct and concise functional and non-functional requirements

Responsible for documenting test scenarios, scripts and user outcomes

Key role in communicating between the business and BT acting as a translator where necessary

Ability to document and understand high-level conceptual and contextual design and specifications

Planning and managing small scale change where needed

     Role context

  • This role will often provide the consistent thread throughout the lifecycle of small – medium change, utilising your strong analytical skill set to take business requirements through to support
  • The role will reside within the Ops and Supply Chain function however, a large portion or your time will be spent with your business stakeholders
  • Work horizontally with other business analyst to prioritise and collaborate where necessary
  • Deliver to internal processes to delivery business needs end to end


Accountabilities

  • Responsible for gathering, documenting and interpreting business needs into succinct and concise functional and non-functional requirements
  • Responsible for documenting test scenarios, scripts and user outcomes
  • Key role in communicating between the business and BT acting as a translator where necessary
  • Planning and managing small scale change where needed
  • Ensure personal knowledge and exposure to business change opportunities remains up to date, appropriate and relevant

You:

You’ll live and breathe Customer First, with an innovative and agile approach to identify new ideas and methods.  You’ll enjoy working collaboratively with a dedicated focus on driving results.  You will be resilient – accepting and learning from mistakes and building future solutions.  Naturally, you will embrace an inclusive working environment and be committed to acting with integrity and honesty in everything you do.

Required skills and competencies:

  • Strong communication skills (both written and verbal) required. There will be a significant amount of time interacting with Business Users required
  • Ability to ask insightful questions to retrieve information from key stakeholders
  • Strong presentation and articulation skills
  • Documentation and writing skills; in particular experience of writing clear and concise requirements, building plans and conducting analysis
  • Analytical problem solving skills
  • Strategic thinker
  • Excellent business engagement skills

Experience

  • Awareness of the technologies used in this space
  • Adept at developing effective relationships across the business, technology and wider change management community
  • Essential experience of working with senior business users with a logical, structured thought process and good problem solving skills.
  • A good working knowledge of the relevant systems specific to the BA role
  • Strong understanding of project lifecycles
  • Business process change and technology change
  • Experience of requirements gathering through direct interaction with business users or in a workshop environment and ability to prioritise e.g. MOSCOW
  • Able to demonstrate initiative and work with minimum supervision



What you’ll get:


  • A competitive salary
  • Huge discount on all sorts of lovely food and award-winning products
  • Generous holiday allowance, with option to purchase more
  • Recognition awards and Incentives
  • Pension
  • Real career opportunities - being part of Sysco, the world’s leading foodservice business, opens up a world of possibility
  • And much more….


There’s a lot on offer, so what are you waiting for?


Bring your whole self to work. #BelongAtBrakes

At Brakes we’re passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that celebrates and values diversity.  We don’t want you to ‘fit’ our culture, we want you to help define it.

All job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender identity or reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. 


FEED YOUR AMBITION. DELIVER YOUR FUTURE

 

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