Position: Business Analyst
Salary: Negotiable
Ref: 522906_1576235461
Job Type: Permanent
Published On: 13/12/2019
Contact Name: Jenna Jackson
Client: SSE plc

Base Location: Glasgow / Perth / Edinburgh

Salary: £28,600 - £42,800 depending on skills and experience + excellent benefits

Working Pattern: Permanent Full Time with Flexible working patterns available

About the Department

SSE Renewables is the UK and Ireland's leading renewable energy company. Our aim is to be the largest and most efficient developer of onshore and offshore wind in the UK and Ireland. We drive new growth by identifying, developing, building and operating high quality assets in GB, Ireland and internationally. In order to contribute to a low carbon future, we have committed to treble our current Renewables output by 2030.

The Role

The SSE Renewables Change Programmes Team (CPT) is focused on shaping, governing and successfully delivering major change programmes across SSE Renewables and SSE Thermal to support the achievement of their core purpose and to provide other cross-business services.

The Business Analyst is a key role in the CPT supporting the delivery of critical projects. This is a business focused role working directly with SSE Renewables and SSE Thermal business representatives to ensure business requirements, processes, procedures, work instructions and test materials are documented, mapped and aligned to standards and solutions to ensure successful implementation.

The role will require extensive engagement with business representatives from each of the SSE Renewables and SSE Thermal business areas as well as IT analysts and the programme team.

Some of your main accountabilities will include;

- Working closely with business representatives to clarify business requirements

- Identifying requirements that enables solution design and detailed design of the associated business processes

- Plan, prioritise, manage, execute and evaluate analysis work on multiple complex or critical projects

- The creation and streamlining of related work instructions required to support new or amended processes

- Create User Acceptance Test scripts, analyse results, support the business throughout the testing process and maintain a traceability matrix.

Skills and Experience

We are looking for someone who has previous experience working within a similar role as part of a team involved in the delivery of high-profile projects. A firm knowledge of business analysis best practice within large organisations, including operating models, products and processes will be necessary. You'll be comfortable working with a broad and diverse range of stakeholders within various operations and management teams, all the way up to Director level.

You'll be systematic, disciplined and methodical in your approach to gathering, documenting and analysing requirements, with the ability to accurately visualise and clearly articulate solutions to the business and stakeholders where required.

Our Benefits

We're committed to ensuring we offer our people a great place to work, with competitive salary, contributory pension plan and benefits package. Why not watch our short employee benefits video to see what else is on offer?

Next Steps

For more information about this role, or to discuss any adjustments you require to submit your application please contact sse.

Please be aware if you are successful, you'll be required to complete our pre-employment screening process before joining SSE.

About SSE

We all have different skills here at SSE and that's what makes us stand out. We all take pride in a job well done and share the belief that an inclusive culture is key to our success and vision for the future. Above all, safety is at the heart of everything we do at SSE and we live by the mantra 'if it's not safe, we don't do it.'

SSE is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.