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Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Nottingham
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: 131731BR
Job Published: November 17, 2020 23:01

Job Description

Job Description

As a Business Analyst at Boots, you will work with the Lead Business Analyst to engage with other functions in the business to understand their strategy and business plans.

You will develop a requirements/backlog for each project, initially at high level and then drill down into detailed requirements/user stories to enable the project team to develop solutions.,

  • Planning - Support the Lead BA in developing IT solutions to support the business' strategy and plans

  • Business engagement and change - Manage and maintain relationships with key stakeholders (both business and technical) to shape, influence and inform project direction

  • Identifying and capturing requirements - Work with business-function and IT stakeholders (Sponsors, Senior Users, Subject Matter Experts, IT Enterprise Architecture, IT Solution Architects, IT Service etc.) to define and capture high level requirements, including functional, non-functional and IT operational (Service) requirements for the project

  • Managing requirements through the project lifecycle - Ensure requirements are documented to a high quality and are sufficiently detailed for the development phase to be successful. This will often mean maintaining a product backlog and ensuring it is suitably prioritised when working with the business stakeholders on the next items of their strategy.

Candidate Description

  • Extensive knowledge of business analysis techniques

  • Experience of influencing stakeholders on the options, scope and solutions for proposed initiatives

  • Good stakeholder management and communication skills

  • Experience of working in both waterfall and Agile environments

  • Experience of working with development teams

Application Description

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Employer Description

This is retail IT for the real world, you're so close to your customers in all ways - in store, online and internally.

You can get involved with all the different areas of our business, working on projects that make a real difference - from our hugely successful Boots App to our world-class warehousing and order management systems.

We place so much value on our IT team - if you want to build a career that will keep developing with your skills, there's no better place to do it.

Boots UK is part of the Retail Pharmacy International Division of Walgreens Boots Alliance and is the UKs leading pharmacy-led health and beauty retailer. With over 2500 stores in the UK our purpose is to help our customers look and feel better than they ever thought possible. You can learn more by visiting