Business Analysts

Wales, United Kingdom
£45000 - £50000/annum (DOE) + shares + Bonus + Benefits
Dec 04, 2017
Jan 01, 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
Direct Appointments is currently working with a rapidly expanding global technology company who requires Business Analysts to be based at their HQ site in Cardiff, Wales. Our client is an expert at building and deploying bespoke and predictive solutions for informing strategic and sensitive initiatives. As part of their accelerated growth, they are now looking to recruit Business Intelligence Analysts to join their high performance team in order to support client delivery projects. They have developed the world's first live system to combine surface & deep web harvesting, leading artificial intelligence, and big data visualization whilst using artificial intelligence and corporates strategic thinking to advance current practices for identifying potential technology and market disruptions across 14 different business sectors. You'll take a lead in using their proprietary machine learning software, to deliver strategic insights for their clients - some of the world's largest and most prestigious organisations. You will be a confident communicator, able to build trusting relationships with clients and work closely with industry-leading developers. You'll be kept on your toes with exciting projects of varying sizes and complexities across numerous companies and industries, so the ability to multitask and prioritise is a must. Roles and Responsibilities of the Business Analysts:
• Formulating a brief to present to both a technical and non-technical client audience
• Liaising with clients to negotiate and agree research projects
• Compiling, analysing and interpreting data to identify patterns and solutions
• Converting complex data and findings into actionable visualisations and reports
• Monitoring the progress of research projects, identifying and managing potential risks
• Writing detailed reports and presenting results to clients and management Personal Competencies of the Business Analysts:
• Proven track record of conducting, delivering and communicating research
• Strong organisational skills with accuracy and attention to detail
• Ability to interpret large amounts of data and multitask across projects of varying sizes and complexities
• The ability to work on your own initiative and manage your own workload
• Enthusiasm and a flair for problem-solving and troubleshooting
• Strong verbal and written communication skills Applications required ASAP as interviews will commence immediately. In return, you can expect a very £competitive salary, superb opportunities for personal development programs, equity/ shares in the business and a creative culture that any employer in this sector will be hard pressed to beat. Referral Fee: Due to a number of roles being required by our client - If a candidate is referred by an individual and is successfully appointed a fee of £250 will be paid to the person making the referral. Direct Appointments Limited provides permanent, fixed term and interim recruitment services to a wide range of clients in a number of sectors. We source exceptional talent and deliver a robust, value added approach to every campaign we undertake; connecting the right high performance people to the right career option