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Business Data Analyst


Corby, ENG, GB, NN17 9FH London, ENG, GB, N1C 4AG

Brand:  RS Group
Function:  Digital & Technology
Work Location: 

Location: UK Hybrid 


Our FTSE100, Global organisation continues to grow, moving from strength to strength and as we work towards our Destination 2025 strategy, our journey in the data and insight space continues to be exciting! 


This role will ensure the business needs for Core D&A products and services are explored, captured, analysed and verified so that the solutions designed and delivered meet the objectives of our change initiatives and strategy.  


About the role

  • Responsible for helping the business meet its objectives and goals, through designing and supporting delivery of D&A products and services within the Core team. 
  • Responsible for supporting the embedding of a global strategy around data & analytics, growing its maturity and creating outputs that drive action, clarity of decision making and challenging our thinking.   
  • Responsible for working closely with stakeholders, ensuring business needs are explored, captured, analysed and verified so that the solutions designed and delivered meet the objectives of our change initiatives and standards of the Group. 
  • Responsible for supporting the embedding of exceptional data and analytical skills and expertise across the Group, to drive agility, insight discovery and experimentation, as close to the customer as possible.   
  • Responsible for ensuring that the solutions produced by the Core team, the business can interpret and execute  
  • Responsible for communicating the benefits of these solutions to business users, to drive adoption.
  • Responsible for driving the functional testing capability for across the D&A function. 


 What we’re looking for

  • Has a passion for Business Analysis.  
  • Uses a holistic view of people, processes, data and technology (systems thinking) when asking questions to encourage big picture thinking. 
  • Is a self-starter who uses their initiative in the workplace. 
  • Proven experience in a Business Analyst role and performs at a solid level of competency in accordance with the RS BA Competency Framework. 
  • Experience and understanding of different software delivery methodologies. 
  • Ability to conduct effective requirements workshops and can adapt to apply a variety of elicitation techniques accordingly.  
  • Ability to write unambiguous, verified requirements to a testable level.  
  • Adept at writing quality user stories and acceptance criteria. 
  • Process modelling analysis and notation (As-is, To-be, workflows, user journeys etc.). 
  • Conveys requirements using appropriate approaches to aid understanding eg. visual representations, use case diagrams, activity diagrams, etc. 
  • Ability to rise above low-level details to see the big picture, therefore thinks ahead and anticipates needs. 
  • Proven ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks efficiently and effectively in line with project timelines.  


A bit about you

Nothing gets past you – You possess hawk-like attention to detail and you take immense pride in your work

You can Plan and React– You understand the importance of timing, when to move fast on a trending hot topic

You have Energy – You approach your work with enthusiasm, positivity, and willingness to deliver the best results, whatever the challenge. 


We are RS Group

Since 1937, we have been a leading distributor of Electronic, Electrical & Industrial components and supported generations of engineers with products for all types of applications.


As a FTSE 100 company with £2 billion in revenue, we have nine operating brands: RS Components, Allied Electronics & Automation, RS PRO, OKdo, DesignSpark, IESA, Synovos, Needlers and Liscombe. We operate in 32 countries, shipping 60,000 parcels a day to over 1.2 million customers worldwide


Our vision is to become first choice. Not just for our customers and suppliers, but also for our people.


At RS Group you’ll be encouraged to think differently and share your ideas, helping our customers to create, develop and discover. As we grow our business, we’ll help you grow – expanding your expertise and helping you become the best you can be. You’ll be proud of the impact you make on the world and appreciated for what you do.


What we offer

You can take control of your future here at RS Group. We offer all the good stuff you’d expect.


Grow in our high-performance culture and be rewarded for your success. Whoever you are, whatever you do and wherever you are; it all starts here.


Are you ready to explore the possibilities?



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