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Business Analyst

  • Full Time
  • Temporary
  • Sheffield/Hybrid working
  • £37,099 to £45,585 GBP / Year

Website sheffielduni IT Services, The University of Sheffield

Job Reference Number: UOS040937 Closing Date: 23.05.2024

The University of Sheffield delivers life-enhancing research, innovation and education – come and join one of the teams that makes that possible. In IT Services, we’re dedicated to providing excellent IT systems, services and infrastructure to meet the needs of our students and colleagues. Our world is dynamic and so are we. We work closely with everyone who uses IT at the University, to make sure it works for them, so they can focus on improving themselves and the world around us. So if you want to support the next generations of students, leaders and researchers, we want you on our team.

We have an exciting opportunity in the department of IT Services for a Business Analyst.

You will join the Digital Workplace team in the University’s large and wide ranging IT Services department. Our high performing team is product led across three product areas (Communication, Device and Productivity) and comprises Business Analysts, Delivery Managers and Product Managers alongside technical staff.

You will be motivated by the chance to uncover user problems, curious about user needs and processes, and keen to determine solutions that deliver value. Working within an ever evolving landscape, you will succeed by being self-driven, having excellent communication skills and an adaptable nature.

This varied and dynamic role offers you the opportunity to use your business analytical skills alongside experienced colleagues, playing a key part in delivering a range of projects and continuous product improvements.

If you are enthusiastic and motivated, if you have logical problem solving and excellent communication skills, and if you are equally comfortable working as part of a team or alone, please apply.

 What We Offer:

  • 41 days annual leave (including closure days and Bank Holidays), with the possibility to purchase up to ten additional days.
  • A commitment to work life balance including, flexible working opportunities and hybrid working where possible.
  • A highly competitive pension scheme.
  • Discounts at participating shops and cinemas, and a cycle to work scheme.
  • A commitment to your development, with programmes, learning modules and mentoring schemes.
  • We are committed to enabling our employees to work in a hybrid model with flexibility over when, where and how to achieve the required outputs, in discussion with your manager.

We build teams of people from different heritages and lifestyles from across the world, whose talent and contributions complement each other to greatest effect. We believe diversity in all its forms delivers greater impact through research, teaching and student experience.

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