Business Analyst

University of Leeds

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Salary: Grade 7 (£36,333 – £43,155 p.a. depending on experience) 

2 Vacancies 

This role will be based on the University campus, with scope for it to be undertaken in a hybrid manner. We are also open to discussing flexible working arrangements.

Are you looking for a role which will contribute to global change? Are you an enthusiastic and skilled Business Analyst who can support delivery of IT solutions? Do you have excellent communication and influencing skills? Would you like to join a BA team that supports change and IT development in a complex, world leading organisation?

The University of Leeds is one of the top 135 universities in the world.  We have a truly global community, with more than 39,000 students from 170 different countries and over 9,000 staff of 100 different nationalities. Established in 1904, we have a strong tradition of academic excellence, reflected in first-class student education, along with world-leading research that has a real impact around the globe. 

As we embark on an ambitious Digital Transformation, we are investing in our IT infrastructure which is key to developing our learning and research capability as we strive to collaborate across the globe, attacking global issues.  We are looking for Business Analysts to join us to work on IT projects that underpin critical University systems and processes. 

As a Business Analyst, you will work collaboratively with project managers, business representatives, end-users and technical teams within IT and the wider University to deliver systems that support effective and efficient business processes and align with University Strategy. You will have professional experience of working as a Business Analyst to effectively elicit requirements and model business processes, with a working knowledge of modelling techniques.

As an experienced Business Analyst, you will be a skilled problem solver with the ability to communicate effectively with a diverse range of people at all levels. You will also be proficient in prioritising your own workload and managing conflicting demands on your time. 

What we offer in return

  • 26 days holiday plus approx.16 Bank Holidays/days that the University is closed by custom (including Christmas) – That’s 42 days a year!
  • Generous pension scheme plus life assurance– the University contributes 21.6% of salary
  • Health and Wellbeing: Discounted staff membership options at The Edge, our state-of-the-art Campus gym, with a pool, sauna, climbing wall, cycle circuit, and sports halls.
  • Personal Development: Access to courses run by our Organisational Development & Professional Learning team, and self-development courses including languages, Creative Writing, Wellbeing Therapies and much more.
  • Access to on-site childcare, shopping discounts and travel schemes are also available.

And much more!  

If you are looking for a role that will help a world class institution change the world apply today.

Interviews will be held on 28 & 29 March 2023.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Anna Johnson, Interim Business Analysis Manager 

Email: [email protected]

Location:  Leeds – Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  IT
School/Institute:  IT Strategy and Architecture
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade 7

£36,333 to £43,155
Post Type: 

Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Thursday 09 March 2023
Closing Date:  Sunday 19 March 2023
Reference:  ITSAR1008
Downloads:  Candidate Brief

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