Senior Business Analyst

Job title : Senior Business Analyst
Location : Brisbane
Job type : Contract or Temp
Salary : $985/day + super
Contact name : Max Power
Contact email :
Job reference : 1483203
I am working with a QLD Government Department to recruit a Senior Business Analyst for a 12 month temporary contract based in Brisbane CBD. The Strategy and Performance Branch sits within the Policy, Performance and Planning Division of this Government Department and and coordinates the portfolio’s contribution to whole of government and departmental strategy, planning, governance, reporting and performance management processes and initiatives.
A Senior Business Analyst is required to join this department to assist in the understanding, planning and delivery phases of this program. The successful candidates will have expertise in business requirements gathering, facilitating workshops, process design, process mapping and identifying change management implications.  
They will be able to work with multiple, diverse stakeholder groups concurrently, and be able to self-manage with competing priorities. The position will assist the Program Leads in achieving Work Package outcomes for business and technical requirements.
Role requirements:
  • Undertake critical business analysis, develop use case definitions, capture, and specify requirements model process and process flows, specify acceptance criteria.
  • Specify procurement requirements and deliverable acceptance criteria.
  • Build testing artefacts, such as test case scenarios including acceptance criteria and test result capture forms.
  • Conduct requirements gathering workshops with diverse stakeholders including both business stakeholders and technical experts, from practitioners to executives.
  • Document analysis and process workflows, with a focus on decision making effectiveness and behaviors to improve governance efficiencies.
  • Develop templates and forms where required, to facilitate the capture and presentation of information.
About you:
  • Experience with technology projects relating to data and analytics or business reporting transformations
  • Excellent stakeholder management and engagement skills, with the ability to collaborate with business and technical staff to help manage the decision-making process to define current and future states.
  • Excellent analysis and problem-solving skills
  • Strong understanding of contemporary enterprise reporting across various domains including finance, HR and operations
  • Knowledge of Data Governance concepts including Privacy and Security considerations  
  • Adept at documenting functional and non-functional requirements
  • Experience with BPMN, UML, and other process modelling techniques.
  • Demonstrated experience working with multiple, diverse stakeholder groups concurrently.
  • Demonstrated ability to self-manage with competing priorities.
  • High attention to detail and well organised.
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), with both business and technical stakeholders.
  • Previous experience working as a Senior Business Analyst on a large Business Analytics or Data Platform Program (or equivalent) would be highly regarded.
This is a 5 day 40 hour/week role but offers Hybrid working conditions and values work life balance. for more information on this opportunity please reach out to Max on 0423 220 107 or at