Business Analyst
  • Employer: Central Bedfordshire Council
  • Reference: CBED/21/9865
  • Published: Thu 01/04/2021, 17:50 PM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/04/2021, 23:55 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 37 hours per week
  • Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum
  • DBS Check: No
  • Location: Shefford, Bedfordshire, Bedfordshire

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Business Analyst

Team: Transformation

Job Family:  Advising - CBG12

Salary: £38,112 - £42,980 per annum 

Contract: Fixed Term Contracts (12 months) x 2 positions available

Hours: 37 hours per week

Location: Priory House, Shefford (Remote working during COVID-19)

Closing Date: 18th April 2021

Interview Date: w/c 26th April 2021

More about the role

Central Bedfordshire Council has a leading Information Technology service, with a forward-thinking approach that supports a modern and efficient local authority.  We know that the right technology and support can transform services, improve outcomes for our residents, and boost the performance and productivity of our staff.

We currently have fixed term vacancies for two Systems and Business Analysts to lead on a major transformation initiative and join a team driving value for the business through improving processes and ensuring the best IT solutions are selected to support our business both now and into the future. These exciting roles will be pivotal in driving the council’s vision and will. 

  • Engage with the business and lead/facilitate business and technical workshops to determine the most appropriate changes to processes and systems to create new, value for money, effective and efficient ways of working.
  • Lead on the creation of business case/requirement specifications and their translation into detailed technical and project commissioning specifications.
  • Participate in projects, providing clarification and support where required

As a great communicator and relationship builder, you will be able to interpret complex business requirements and transform them into simple to explain processes or IT solutions understood by both business and IT. 

These roles will support the delivery of the Futures Programme, a cross-council programme of work which will deliver savings and improve the way we work. The Futures Programme is aligned to our Medium Term Financial Plan and sees us taking a one-council approach to problem solving. The success of the programme relies upon solid analysis and engagement with the workforce and our approach to the management of change is key.

These roles are being offered on a fixed term basis. If you feel you have the skills and tenacity to drive through these exciting changes successfully and if you have experience of large-scale technology projects where you’ve delivered high quality results and added real value, we’d love to hear from you.

Central Bedfordshire Council has its own vision and values that are integral to everything we do. Our area vision is to make Central Bedfordshire 'A great place to live and work’.

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You will be expected to demonstrate how you meet the key accountabilities and competencies detailed within this Recruitment Pack

For a more detailed discussion, please contact Emel Morris, Chief Information Officer, on 0300 300 5827 or Chris Trinder, Head of Technology, on 0300 300 6138

For queries related to the recruitment of this vacancy, please contact: The Recruitment Team at 

Central Bedfordshire Council is an equal opportunities employer. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in the workplace. We are a Disability Confident employer, we are working to become a Disability Confident leader in our community.

To maintain a fair and consistent approach for applicants, it is Central Bedfordshire Council's policy to only consider applications made via our online application system and we therefore thank you for not submitting your application offline. If you do not have a CV to hand, please look on our website for a CV template that you can use to create your CV to apply for this role:

How to Apply

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