senior business analyst in Australia

georgina horwood, randstad
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Senior Business Analyst


6 month initial contract


The ideal profile for this role is an experience Senior Business Analyst is responsible for driving high level analysis and strategic advice to support ICT project decision making, planning and delivery across a portfolio of complex initiatives.

The role acts as the pivotal link between the business units and ICT ensuring that business/user requirements are understood and articulated for correct solution implementation. The Senior Business Analyst is also responsible for conducting the detailed investigations, analysis and evaluation of functional and non-functional requirements, identifying the issues, risks and benefits that are then consolidated into a formal business case and submitted for consideration by customers and stakeholders. The Senior Business Analyst is a trusted business partner who brings to bear extensive experience, deep analytical insight and expertise in industry standard frameworks and methodologies to support the business in achieving their desired benefits.

With extensive experience in the application of industry standard frameworks and methodologies, the Senior Business Analyst is also able to drive increased maturity in ICTs internal processes in the areas of Business Analysis and Business Process Management.


  1. Extensive and demonstrated experience conducting analysis of business needs across a complex portfolio of initiatives in a federated or multi-sourced environment.
  2. Strong knowledge of; and extensive experience in the application of; contemporary business analysis best-practice methodologies and processes such as BABOK and UML. This includes leading and mentoring other business analysts in the application of these methodologies and processes.
  3. Experience in the development and delivery of visual analytics solutions which make use of technologies such as such as Tableau/Power BI with a strong understanding of best practice design principles
  4. Previous experience or a good understanding of hands on dashboard development
  5. Has a background in agile and the rapid delivery of business intelligence initiatives that make use of diverse and complex data sources
  6. Previous exposure to data centric projects that have been delivered for, or similar to the Centre for Road and Maritime Safety is advantageous
  7. Comfortable playing a lead change management role, specifically being able to communicate confidently and effectively to large groups of diverse stakeholders.
  8. Strong interpersonal skills including, a strong ability to communicate and influence effectively across the most senior levels of the organisation.
  9. Proven experience interpreting and translating analysis results into insightful, clear and succinct technical specifications and requirement documentation with tangible examples of where insights from best-practice analysis methodologies have resulted in value adding business outcomes.
  10. Superior analytical, conceptual and problem solving skills and excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills including report writing and presentation skills with emphasis on developing quality technical specifications.
  11. Proven experience working independently and/or with multidisciplinary teams including the management and mentoring of other business analysts.
  12. Ability to operate within the values of impartiality; integrity; trust; service; accountability and safety. To carry out responsibilities with professionalism, fairness and commitment and to do so in order to place the customer at the centre of all that is produced and delivered.

Relevant Tertiary qualification or equivalent experience with at least 7 years experience in business analysis. CBAP or equivalent certification preferred

Please submit your CV via the link and more quicker consideration send it directly to and feel free to call on 02 8235 3303 during working hours for a confidential chat.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


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