IT Strategy & Architecture

Senior
Business
Analyst

England
Hybrid working

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About the role

  • England
  • Hybrid working

Overview

Who we are

Kingfisher plc is an international home improvement company with over 1,380 stores in eight countries across Europe. We operate under retail banners including B&Q, Castorama, Brico Depot, Screwfix, TradePoint and Koctas, supported by a team of 80,000 colleagues.

We offer home improvement products and services to consumers and trade professionals who shop in our stores and via our e-commerce channels. At Kingfisher, our purpose is to make better homes accessible for everyone.

Your Role

Your role as a Senior Business Analyst is integral to supporting the programme of change in Kingfisher and successful delivery primarily through eliciting and verifying requirements for our ambitious IT delivery plan. This plan is integral to our company strategy so from your first day with us you will be working directly to support it.

Key responsibilities

The Senior Business Analyst role provides a number of services:

  • Defining, modelling and documenting scope areas to ensure consistent understanding of change boundaries and enable delivery traceability
  • Supporting Lead BAs and the Strategy, Architecture & Performance Team with the scoping and sizing of demand through the Portfolio process
  • Eliciting requirements for change initiatives; validating, analysing and gaining consensus approval from stakeholders. Advocating and tracing requirements to the business objectives and solution design through to success for UAT.
  • Modelling and analysing business processes, including identifying process improvements by reviewing ‘As-Is’, Define and Agree with business the ‘To-Be’ processes
  • Plus more roles on job specs

Required skills and experience

  • Expert core skills
  • Expert-level knowledge of Supply Chain (including Sourcing) and Logistics across a wide range of industries, including Retail
  • Significant experience working in commercial /or similar business in business facing roles
  • Expert practice of business process models
  • Adaptive to different methodologies
  • Ability to prioritize multitude demands

An exciting opportunity for an individual with a genuine passion for Business Analyst work with a focus on Supply-Chain. Kingfisher are invested in your development and will offer an exciting opportunity to further develop your career.

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What we are
looking for

We’re looking for technical experts who appreciate the importance of strategy and commercial goals. As part of our team, you’ll be helping us drive growth by translating ideas and concepts into practical outputs. Collaboration and communication will be essential in achieving this aim, and creativity is the final component that enables our people to create the future, today.

Rewards & Benefits

Why Kingfisher?

This is a strong business with great people and a leadership that likes to listen. You’ll be joining an organisation that is very clear on the direction it is taking in what is a challenging yet very exciting time for retail.

Why Strategy, Architecture & Performance at Kingfisher?

Our Strategy, Architecture and Performance teams are here to ensure every technological innovation we develop is laser-focused on improving customer’s experience. From analysis, to architecture development to project management, they identify what our businesses need and ensure we’re using technology to its full potential to deliver the right outcome.

Application process

01

Applying

Apply on Kingfisher.careers.com

02

Telephone call

You’ll receive a telephone call from someone in our Talent team

03

Interviews

There will be some face-to-face interviews, or virtual interviews with colleagues across our business, including your line manager

04

After the interviews

We’ll contact you with feedback, and maybe even a job offer

Senior Business Analyst

  • England
  • Hybrid working