Business Analyst - NHS / healthcare experience - Homebased UK

C£450 pd outside IR35 - Healthcare - Analysis
Ref: 794 Date Posted: Thursday 18 Nov 2021
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Suitable for:  Business Analyst with NHS/Healthcare experience

Location:  Homebased / Leeds twice a week

Day Rate: £400 - £450 a day depending on experience (Outside IR35)

Duration: 5 months

The Role:

As a Business Analyst/Business Consultant you will be instrumental in helping their clients understand the problem the are trying to solve. Leading on workstreams, you will guide the team to a deep understanding of the problem being solved and the value they are delivering

The Business Analyst will help define the scope of projects, elicit requirements and manage backlogs of upcoming work. Working to your own estimates, you will ensure they are informed and reasonable, with an understanding of the difference between effort and time elapsed. You won’t be afraid to speak up and challenge other team members’ estimates, ensuring value is delivered quickly.

Skills and Experience Required:

  • Minimum of 5 years experience as a Business Analyst or similar
  • Must have experience in the NHS or with the healthcare sector overall
  • Skilled in strategic analysis techniques and complex or transformational business change
  • Must be proficient in agile ways of working 
  • Practitioner of, and able to advise on the use of industry-standard analysis skills and techniques within the business change and software development life-cycles
  • Must be skilled in discovery phase activities, comfortable working with ambiguity with the ability to shape and clarify needs in order to agree scope, prioritise requirements and structure statements of work
  • Ability to drive the functional integrity of the overall solution, ensuring that all key elements of the business case are prioritised and satisfied by the business requirements
  • Must have excellent interpersonal skills, articulate and engaging, able to communicate effectively and confidently with stakeholders at all levels
  • Ability to present complex ideas in a clear way tailored to your audience
  • Able to demonstrate commercial acumen, ensuring value is understood and scope and requirements are managed and align to this, when making decisions or recommending actions
  • Must have a natural inquisitiveness with the ability to question others, collaborate shape and confirm ideas and solve problems creatively
  • Experience of delivering projects through a range of software development methodologies


  • 5-10 years experience as Business Analyst or Business Consultant
  • Experience in practice of Lean/Systems Thinking JTBD/VMOST
  • Experience of a number of business sectors and industry trends

Full job description available 

Please note: You must be eligible to work in the UK for your application to be considered (sorry, our client is unable to offer sponsorship).  Due to large numbers of applications, unfortunately we cannot provide detailed feedback to everyone, however, if you wish to find out how your application is progressing please call or e-mail the office and someone will help you / get back to you

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