Senior Business Analyst (Ref: PR2049)
BA - systems implementation
Leeds/Manchester/Remote
£400 - £450 per day outside IR35
Seasoned BA required to work on a substantial technology programme that will bring an improved quality of life to citizens in the North of England. You will need to map a range of business processes that support the overall implementation of a number of IT solutions. There are stakeholder relationships to manage both internally and with external third party suppliers. A large element of the role will be support of an external provider and you will also be involved in testing and training activities . This programme is using Agile methodologies to deliver key parts of the system and therefore you must be familiar with working in an Agile environment. The contract is for 3 to 6 months initially.  
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Project Manager (Ref: 2046)
PM - Financial Services
Leeds/Remote
£500 per day outside IR35
Evolving financial services organisation require a seasoned Project Manager to play a key role in a platform migration. You will need to efficiently establish governance structures, start building relationships with the key stakeholders (both internal and external) and take control of the risks and issues. Strong communication (both written and verbal) are crucial for successful delivery of this piece of work. The role comprises the full remit of project management activities, including scoping, analysis, detailed planning, including requirements and design, then implementation and post implementation review. A level of technical IT expertise (very much broad based infrastructure rather than application development) will be required, but the core skills needed are exceptional stakeholder management and a robust and tenacious personality. This role is Outside IR35 and is for 3 to 6 months initially.
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Project Manager (Ref: PR2045)
PM - Data Migration
Liverpool/Glasgow/London
£competitive + plus benefits package
Market leading niche financial services organisation require a Senior IT Project Manager with a track record of having scoped and lead data migration exercises to initially assist with the movement of core data from existing in-house systems to the cloud. The role will be split into 3 core parts, analysis, detailed planning, including requirements and design, then implementation.  A level of technical expertise will be required throughout given the scale and complexity of the programme.  Exceptional stakeholder management skills and a robust personality are a prerequisite. You will also be extremely organised, very personable, used to liaising with third party suppliers and well able to drive difficult projects to completion.
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Business Analyst (Ref: PR2037)
BA - housing
Liverpool
£45,000 to £50,000 plus benefits (FTC)
Expanding social housing organisation that are pursuing a major change agenda, which includes significant upgrades and enhancements to core systems and business operations, require a number of enthusiastic business analyst to help deliver some key changes. Having gained an understanding of the business, systems and data requirements from stakeholder workshops and one to ones, the role will involve the production of solution designs and specs for internal and external 3rd party audiences. Systems changes will of course also go hand in hand with process improvements. You will have some experience of business analysis with exposure to requirements gathering and process change. You may also have had testing, project management and/or  training experience. In addition you will possess the interpersonal skills that allow for engagement with senior stakeholders, external suppliers and fellow team members. The organisation is Liverpool based but you will work largely from home. This is initially a 12 month contract and will pay up to £40,000-£45,000ps plus benefits.
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Project Manager (Ref: PR2034)
PM - Facilities
Liverpool
£48,000 FTC + benefits
Fast growing, highly successful and transforming social housing  organisation require a Project Manager to join an expanding function that will ensure the imbedding of strategic and tactical change into this evolving organisation. The main focus of the role will be the managing, end to end, of complex property and facilities management related projects. You will need to understand and have had practical experience of the scoping, planning, communications, training, stakeholder management and governance required for managing significant changes to premises and facilities. Subject matter knowledge such as procurement processes relating to tenders for space utilisation, premises design, refurbishment works, furniture catalogues, refurbishment/closure strategies would be useful. Exceptional stakeholder management skills and an adaptable personality are a prerequisite. You will also be extremely organised, very personable and well able to drive difficult projects to completion. This role is permanent and the salary is c£48,000pa plus an excellent benefits package.
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Business Change Analyst (Ref: PR2033)
BA - Financial Services
Manchester
upto £50,000 + bonus + generous benefits package
Rapidly evolving specialist financial services provider are looking for a Business Change Analyst on a permanent basis. My client is in the early stages of an exciting transformational journey and they wish to engage a high calibre BA who can play a key role in the delivery across a range of projects including digital, telephony, CRM and Data/MI. In the early stages you will be responsible for the overall requirements definition as well as developing user stories. This is a business facing role but you will work closely with the IT/technical teams and therefore must have a reasonable level of understanding of IT processes and be able to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical people. This is a highly visible role within the organisation and you will be presenting to/dealing with board level members on occasion which means you must be able to demonstrate excellent stakeholder management skills. This role represents an opportunity to genuinely effect change in a medium sized organisation who have major plans for the future and who are also supported by one of the biggest household FS brands in the world. The role is based in Manchester and there will be a combination of office and remote working with the emphasis being on delivery rather than time spent in the office.
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Business Analyst (Ref: PR2032)
Business Analyst - Financial Services
Manchester
£500 per day (Inside IR35)
Rapidly evolving specialist financial services provider are looking for a seasoned Business Analyst on an initial 6 month contract. My client is in the early stages of an exciting transformational journey and they wish to engage the services of a high calibre BA who can play a key role in the delivery of a range of projects in the telephony, CRM and Data/MI areas. In the early stages you will be responsible for the overall requirements definition as well as developing user stories. This is a business facing role but you will work closely with the IT/technical teams and therefore must have a reasonable level of understanding of IT processes and be able to communicate effectively with technical and non technical people. This is a highly visible role within the organisation and you will be presenting to/dealing with board level members on occasion which means you must be able to demonstrate excellent stakeholder management skills. My client is ideally looking for an individual who can add real value to the journey and there is a high probability of further extensions. The role is remote based with minimal travel to the offices expected when the need arises. The role is deemed inside IR35 but the day rate is negotiable for the right individual.
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Agile Business Analyst (Ref: PR2031)
BA - housing
Liverpool
up to £53,000
Expanding social housing organisation that are pursuing a major change agenda, which includes significant upgrades and enhancements to core systems and business operations, require an experienced business analyst to help deliver some key changes. Having gained an understanding of the business, systems and data requirements from stakeholder workshops and one to ones, the role will involve the production of solution designs and specs for internal and external 3rd party audiences. Systems changes will of course also go hand in hand with process improvements. You will be an experienced business analyst with an in-depth understanding of business and process analysis and previous exposure to Agile development methodologies. In addition you will possess the interpersonal skills that allow for engagement with senior stakeholders, external suppliers and fellow team members. The organisation is Liverpool based but you will work largely from home. This is initially a 12 month contract and will pay up to £53,000.  
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Business Architect (Ref: PR2026)
Business Architect
Liverpool
circa £65,000
Northern based Housing Association who are currently undergoing major change require an experienced business architect to help design and develop both the organisation and this new architecture function. You will be required to understand and interpret corporate strategy into practical target operating models for varied and complex business operations, encompassing sometimes new and certainly existing IT systems. Creating the organisation designs and operating models for these critical operational areas along with the roadmap for implementation will be the core part of the role. An experienced business architect with an in-depth understanding of organisation and operating model design, process design and operational change, you will also possess the interpersonal skills that allow for engagement with senior internal stakeholders and operational staff. The role will be home based with occasional travel into head office. The salary on offer is c£65,000 plus benefits. 12 month contract.
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Project Manager (Ref: PR2025)
PM - Data & MI
North Lancs / Remote
£500 per day outside IR35
Established and evolving financial services organisation are looking for a seasoned Project Manager to deliver a new Data & MI platform as part of an overall transformation programme. You will work with a broad range of internal stakeholders and will be highly proficient in developing a robust project plan to ensure that all implementation targets are achieved within an Agile environment. This isn’t a purely technical role and therefore you must be able to demonstrate your ability to engage with and develop strong working relationships across the entire business and with external suppliers. This technology is a new concept for the client organisation and you will need to demonstrate well developed communication abilities to ensure you are able to bring colleagues along for the journey. This is a 6 month initial contract and home based for the duration. Previous experience of implementing systems such as Azure or similar will be highly advantageous. The role is outside IR35.
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