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Business Analyst (ERP) - Temporary up to 6 months

Poole, Dorset
£35,993 to £42,345
Job Type
1 Jul 2021
Business Analyst (ERP) - Temporary up to 6 months
Poole, Dorset, England

About us

The RNLI is the charity that saves lives at sea. Our Lifeboat crews and Lifeguards need a dedicated, professional and talented team behind them so whatever the weather they can operate to the highest standards and save lives at sea. We are driving fast paced, transformational change that is allowing us to save more lives in new and innovative ways.

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Business Analyst to join our Digital and Technology Futures Team for a 6 month contract; This team supports the RNLI through delivering various IT and digital projects to support the strategic direction of the RNLI, including the ERP upgrade of Microsoft Dynamics AX to Dynamics 365.

Some of the benefits

- Salary £35,993 - £42,345 (dependent on experience) pro rata
- Flexible working
- 26 days' annual leave plus Bank Holidays
- Outstanding pension scheme (contributions of up to 16% of basic salary)
- Life assurance
- Optional health and dental cashplan

Your Role

As a Business Analyst you will focus on our ERP upgrade programme, moving from Microsoft Dynamics AX, to Dynamics 365 (D365). You will communicate with both non-technical staff and technical members of interdisciplinary teams, using your excellent facilitation, interpersonal and presentation skills to:

- Understand the current state of our ERP solution and cost of priority processes today
- Capture business requirements, specifications, and capabilities for the future
- Define future state business processes, functional and non-functional requirements, and systems goals

About You

To be considered as the ERP Business Analyst you will need:

- Previous ERP experience (AX to D365 experience is desirable).
- Strong communication skills to build good relationships with our key stakeholders and customers.
- Good end to end requirements management experience.
- The ability to gather, clarify and collate complex business requirements and challenge the business on what they truly need for the future.

This is a major, organisation wide, business change and technology transformation programme to modernise and drive greater effectiveness and efficiencies across our core, critical processes.

So, if you'd like to be part of a team that provides the technology to support our organisation's aim to reduce drowning, we'd love to hear from you. Please apply via the button shown.

All applications are carefully considered; however, we may arrange interviews as suitable candidates are identified, and reserve the right to close the application process early.

Due to current circumstances you may be working from home when your role commences. You will be given the correct equipment you need to perform in your role. You will also receive support from your manager and colleagues to ensure a smooth and consistent induction process is delivered. You may also be required to work from your dedicated RNLI asset once the government guidelines change. If you have any queries relating to home or office-based working, please do not hesitate to ask questions at the interview/assessment stage.

The RNLI is committed to safeguarding; ensuring the welfare of children, young people and adults at risk. We expect all employees and volunteers to share this commitment. The suitability of all prospective employees and volunteers will be assessed during the recruitment process in line with this commitment. This will include relevant criminal record checks being carried out dependent on the eligibility of the role. (England & Wales; DBS check, Scotland; Disclosure Scotland PVG, Northern Ireland; Access NI, Republic of Ireland; Garda Vetting).

Our staff and volunteers have been saving lives at sea without prejudice for nearly 200 years. We respect and value diversity of background, skills and perspectives within our teams, and consider it essential to help us deliver a world-class lifesaving service. We are an inclusive organisation and welcome applications from everyone. In addition to having the skills needed for the role, we also look for applicants who share our commitment to living our RNLI values (trustworthy, courageous, selfless, and dependable), and helping us work towards Our Vision: To save everyone.

The closing date for this role is the 11th July 2021.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit. The services advertised by Webrecruit are those of an Employment Agency.

Other organisations may call this role Business Analyst, ERP Systems Analyst, ERP Specialist, ERP Implementation Analyst, or BA
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  • Job Reference: 318660449-2
  • Date Posted: 1 July 2021
  • Recruiter: RNLI
  • Location: Poole, Dorset
  • Salary: £35,993 to £42,345
  • Sector: I.T. & Communications
  • Job Type: Contract