takealot.com, a leading South African online retailer, is looking for a highly talented Senior Business Analyst to join our Marketing team in Cape Town.
We're a young, dynamic, hyper growth company looking for smart, creative, hard-working people with integrity to join us. We offer a market related, Total Remuneration Package which allows full flexibility according to your needs, a great work environment and a promise that you won't be bored as long as you are prepared for a challenge and want to build something great!
The position of Senior Business Analyst reports to the Head of Digital & Projects
- To analyse and understand project scope and core objectives
- Lead requirements elicitation workshops with stakeholders to define high-level business requirements
- Plan and lead workshops with stakeholders and technical resources to elicit detailed, low-level functional requirements
- Assist stakeholders to prioritise the requirements
- Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, break down high-level information into their constituent details, abstract up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true business needs.
- Collaborate with technical lead and subject matter experts to establish the technical vision and analyse trade-offs between usability and performance needs.
Responsibilities + Skills
Ability to present ideas succinctly, in writing and verballyVersatile and with an appetite to learn by doingAbility to handle multiple competing priorities in a fast-paced environmentA proven track record of delivering results, in a fast-paced environmentGood technical understanding of software development processes
Solutions-oriented, can-do attitude and high energyStrong analytical and critical thinking, using data to inform decisionsPassion for understanding ambiguous, complex problems and driving high quality, innovative, clean solutions
Strong project management and communication skillsGood commercial acumen and business analysis skills - analytical and able to use data to make decisionsHighly structured thinker with strong attention to detailVersatile, resourceful and able to work on varied tasks simultaneously