Skip to main content

12744 Business Analyst

Our client is seeking a Business Analyst, working with minimal supervision, to partner with interdepartmental management teams to analyze and address business needs and/or deficiencies involving the Client’s process, products, services, and/or technology. This is based on alignment with strategic goals and business strategy, and maintaining high standards of product and service quality while meeting customers’ needs in the most cost-effective manner. The position may also lead and direct the work of others in a cross-functional team environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Builds strong relationships with both internal and external clients.  Supports assigned business units by investigating opportunities and problems related to current processes, products, or services. Responds to inquiries or requests for modifications and/or improvements, and recommends, facilitates, and coordinates solutions.  Supports process, product, and project management duties for assigned business initiatives, work streams and operational components.
  • Applies consultative approach to assist with functional planning and design, and operational/procedural planning and design when implementing new systems and/or product enhancements.  Supports interdepartmental business applications and data needs.  Documents detailed technical and functional business rules and requirements.
  • Participates in cross-team collaboration to ensure projects and operations run smoothly and efficiently.  Ensures adherence to published project management methodology, resulting in consistent development and implementation of project components.  May assist with other banking functions as assigned and according to business necessity.
    • Business Mindset: Understands our company’s mission, core values and key objectives.  Demonstrates job related knowledge and understanding of the business and our customers.
    • Communication: Shares information, concepts and opinions with others in a relevant and meaningful way that results in clear understanding and desired outcomes.  Seeks to resolve confrontations and disagreements constructively, and focuses on the situation, issues, or behaviors, rather than the people.
    • Customer Focus: Provides an outstanding customer experience by satisfying customer needs and building long-term relationships.  Gets results by actively managing and accomplishing objectives, and through building strong relationships with other people and is able to accomplish goals.
    • Drive for Results: Participates in and works consistently to reach short-term goals and support long-term strategy.  Works with a sense of urgency to deliver results that meet the highest standards of excellence in an ethical manner.
    • Teamwork: Facilitates the coordinated efforts necessary to achieve a common goal, demonstrates open communication by sharing and leveraging the strengths of all team members.  Understands business unit and team goals, and how they relate to one’s own responsibilities.


Qualifications:

Education Requirements
Bachelor’s degree in business, information technology, management or a related field

Minimum Experience
5 years of business experience in one of the following:  process improvement; project management; product management; business operations
Previous experience in business analysis; change management; strategic planning; operations or vendor management preferred
Previous experience in banking of financial services environment, strongly preferred
Experience participating in large, complex cross-functional projects

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Strong proficiency in the use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, and Visio to perform analyses, complete reports, and prepare presentations.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to give presentations to all levels of employees, including management.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to be influential and establish positive working relationships across the organization.
  • Ability to participate in business analysis, strategy, product and project management, and/or process improvement initiatives in a corporate environment.
  • Knowledge of business assessment tools such as analysis/needs assessments, feasibility studies, business case and cost/benefit analyses.
  • Highly organized and detail-oriented with a proven ability to multitask and ability to work independently.
  • Demonstrate a high level of knowledge of Bank Secrecy Act and OFAC related responsibilities in the performance of daily operations to ensure adherence to bank policies and compliance with all regulatory requirements.
Job Category: IT
Job Location: McKinney TX

Apply for this position

Allowed Type(s): .pdf, .doc, .docx