Business Analyst

Location: Sydney
Area: CBD, Inner West & Eastern Suburbs
Worktype: Full Time
Salary: $90,000 - $100,000 per annum

About the Organisation
Barnardos Australia is one of Australia’s leading children’s social care agencies, focused on building relationships between children, young people, their families and the community. Over the next 5 years, Barnardos commits to supporting more vulnerable children to thrive through effective evidence-informed and research-based programs.

About the Role
Barnardos are looking for a full-time permanent Business Analyst based at Barnardos Head Office Ultimo.  Reporting to the Manager – Product Delivery, the Business Analyst`s key responsibilities will be;
  • Elicit, analyse, specify, and validate the business needs of project stakeholders, whether they are customers or end users. This includes interviewing stakeholders; gathering and compiling user requirements to convey to development teams throughout the software lifecycle.
  • Apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help support the development process, and ensure that project deliverables are met according to specifications. 
  • Play a pivotal role in ensuring Product Delivery teams understanding and documenting business requirements.
About You
To be successful in the Business Analyst role, you will ideally have;
  • Tertiary qualification in IT/Technical, Business Analyst, or equivalent course
  • 5+ years of experience as a Business Analyst or Technical Business Analyst
  • Proven ability in working end to end, from project initiation, scoping, documenting all processes, tasks, testing and implementation delivery
  • An understanding of Waterfall, Agile methodology and best practices
  • A self-starter attitude and a proactive approach to seeking improvements to ways of working
  • A mature ability to translate business needs into technical requirements, gathering functional and non-functional requirements, writing user stories, mapping out processes and creating wireframes using a variety of tools.
Applicants from an Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander background are strongly encouraged to apply. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander staff are further supported by the Aboriginal Cultural Unit (ACU) and Barnardos Indigenous Group (BIG) to meet their cultural needs within the organisation. For more information on how Barnardos support Aboriginal staff wanting to work for Barnardos please get in touch.
Benefits of Working for Barnardos
At Barnardos, we provide opportunities for development through individual and group mentoring, secondments, acting up and project work. Our benefits include flexible working arrangements, cultural leave, a day off during NAIDOC week, additional annual leave during Christmas/New Year break, volunteer opportunities at community events and many more.

Barnardos offers a base salary, plus leave loading, plus superannuation. Salary packaging is available to receive $15,860 of your salary tax free. Motor vehicle packaging is available on selected roles.

To be considered for roles with Barnardos you will need to have (or be willing to have conducted) a National Police Clearance and current Working with Children check Clearance (or APP number) and for the ACT a Drivers History Check, Working with Vulnerable People Card and CYPS Check.
Expressions of interest
To register your interest hit APPLY NOW and submit your Resume.  Please note adverts will expire once we receive enough suitable applications. For a confidential discussion please call Zoe Banbury on 02 9218 2346

Contact: 02 9218 2346
Date Posted: 22/07/2021 11:13 AM

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