Business analyst

Are you passionate about solving technology problems, and defining and building solutions that really impact people



UK (remote working)



£45,000 +



Permanent | Full-time, part-time, flexible

Asset 19highfive.png

We are Socitm Advisory - the management consulting business for the public sector.

Our digital, data and change consultant roles are integral positions in our consulting structure and service offering where you will enjoy a variety of interesting work as a Business Analyst working on the latest digital and change problems to solve.

As a member of the programme/project team servicing our public sector clients, you will enjoy working with several customers on a variety of different technology and business process change engagements, typically undertaking discovery exercises where you help us, and the end-client, understand their business needs, before working on the solutions utilising innovative technology and digital products.


Key responsibilities

  • Requirements gathering: facilitating workshops and carrying out interviews to gather technical requirements

  • Process modelling: employing a range of tools and techniques to articulate the 'as is' and 'to be' technical processes

  • Technical documentation: producing high-quality documentation for captured requirements and your recommendations for client sign off

  • System gap analysis: evaluate technical requirements against the "present state" (where we are) and "target state" (where we want to be) and identify opportunities to develop successful technical requirements

  • Traceability: ensuring that technical requirements are measured through robust acceptance criteria

Asset 33apply-blob_edited.png


I agree for Socitm Advisory to keep and use my data as outlined in their Privacy Policy.

An error occurred. Try again later

Your content has been submitted

Upload CV

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • Experience as a Management Consultant or IT Business Analyst with responsibility for inputting into technology services, or experiences as a Systems Analyst or Junior IT Analyst, or similar role

  • Qualification in business analysis is desirable or working towards industry recognised certification e.g. BCS Foundation Certificate in Systems Development, BCS Business Analyst, or equivalent

  • Track record of designing and improving technology services and/or products - most importantly you are able to articulate how you go about the process of delivering this and are proud of where you have made a positive difference

  • Experience working in an agile environment and good working understanding of agile methodologies with the ability to adapt the principles to apply in practice

  • Effective oral and written communication skills, able to interact with stakeholders at all levels and in a variety of styles

  • Able to ingest large amounts of information and pick out the pertinent points quickly and succinctly

  • A real passion to keep yourself abreast of developments in technology and digital transformation

  • Strategic thinker - able to 'join the dotes' and consider the big picture while focusing in on the problem to be solved

  • Experience working within or win the local government, housing or central government sectors is highly desirable, but we will consider candidates that have other public sector or consulting experience

  • Stakeholder management and engagement - engage with technical and non-technical stakeholders to ensure successful delivery of technical requirements, including third parties, to determine technical requirements for solution adoption 

  • Experience in working with relative autonomy, including effective personal and time management

  • Experience in writing reports or business cases