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Lead Business Analyst

  • Location
  • Job type Contract
  • Reference BBBH121642
  • Salary £400.00 - £450.00 per day + Inside IR35
  • Specialisation Banking and Finance
  • Posted August 17, 2021

Lead Business Analyst

My high profile banking client is currently recruiting for a Lead BA to work for their business based in either Edinburgh or Bristol on an initial 4 month contract.


  • Responsible for understanding the requirements to deliver this transformational project
  • Comfortable with ambiguity but able to take a structured and documented approach
  • Experience of agile delivery welcome but project likely to be primarily waterfall
  • Experience of Life and Pensions essential
  • Ability and competence to undertake analysis activities alongside working with (and possibly leading) others
  • Undertaking roles in which analytical thinking is applied to produce business improvements within the business environment across a variety of situations and complexities.
  • Experience using a wide range of business analysis tools and techniques
  • Exemplary stakeholder and communication skills
  • Knowledge of project development lifecycles & processes and wider organisational functions within IT
  • Good Leadership skills


  • Excellent stakeholder management at all levels
  • Leadership qualities: ability to mentor junior personnel and provide guidance on work packages
  • Ability to work with little or no guidance
  • Attention to detail in all aspects of the analysis and ability to draw conclusion quickly in a limited timeframe
  • Ability to balance multiple tasks without a negative impact on quality

Candidates will ideally show evidence of the above in their CV in order to be considered.