PMO Business Analyst

Location Edinburgh
Discipline: Legal
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££40000 - £43000 per annum
Contact name: Adam Perry

Contact email:
Job ref: BBBH14764_1672920706
Published: 26 days ago
Job Title: PMO Business Analyst

Salary: £40,000-£43,000

Location: Edinburgh

Contract: Full Time, Permanent

CRA Consulting are recruiting on behalf of one of our reputable clients. Our client is looking to bring on board a Business Continuity Manager to complement their team. Our client is looking for a driven and ambitious candidate. The successful applicant would play a key role in developing the department onward into the future.

About the business:

Our client is a Future Facing firm. With 75 offices in 43 countries and 4,800+ lawyers worldwide, they combine deep sector understanding with a global overview, giving them the ability not only to see what's coming, but to shape it.

They are well equipped to help clients face the future with confidence. Driven by technology and embracing the possibilities it opens up for developing new and better ways of delivering legal services. Their bold approach to a changing future ensures that we nurture our employees and recruit top talent.

Key Responsibilities:

The Business Analyst will report to the Head of Programme Management and work collaboratively with team members across Change & Transformation, and the business. Change Management compromises of Programme Management, Technical Adoption, Technical Liaison, Training, and Change.

The Business Analyst will be responsible for discovery and business analysis across the portfolio of projects and support other business initiatives and projects.

Key responsibilities will include:

* Performing discovery, analysis, and requirements gathering in projects
* Gathering information and documenting business needs
* Preparing for and facilitating workshops and stakeholder interviews
* Ensure traceability of requirements from requirement capture through to implementation
* Participating in solution evaluations
* Interacting with business stakeholders and subject matter experts to understand their business issues and problems for continuous improvements
* Analyse business issues, process, workflows, applications, integrations, and data
* Capture and document the As-Is and To-Be processes for projects within the portfolio including inputs and outputs, roles and stakeholders
* Perform impact analysis on improvements and new functions with the proposed requirements
* Identify benefits and measures aligned to business strategy for projects
* Perform adoption reviews post project and collaborate with adoption team
* Provide business analysis as a service to teams and departments

About You

* An experienced business analyst with strong analysis skills and keen attention to detail
* Experience of different business, data, and technical analysis tools and techniques
* Proven experience of managing complexity and change
* Evidence of flexibility and commitment
* Adept at building relationships both internally and externally
* Ability to communicate at all levels in the business
* Excellent influencing and negotiating skills
* Stakeholder Relationship Management
* Tact, discretion, and diplomacy
* Ability to analyse problems and recommend/implement solutions
* Ability to work under pressure to meet deadlines
* Excellent organisational skills
* Ability to multi-task, prioritise work, and deliver to deadlines
* Experience working in multicultural organisations/teams
* Experience of working in the Legal Sector and/or Professional Services
* Experience of and knowledge of project management, tools and techniques
* A solid understanding of the software development life cycle
* Troubleshooting, problem analysis and risk assessment.
* Skills and knowledge of Benefits Management
* Skills in process definition, documentation, automation and enhancement


* Hybrid working
* 25 days holiday + bank holidays
* Access to Private Medical, Dental & Critical Insurances
* Company wide annual bonus scheme of up to 5% your salary
* Subsidised gym memberships
* Health assessments with a well known local health provider
* Enhanced Maternity, Paternity, Adoption & Shared Parental packages
* 5% matched pension scheme

How to apply:

If this vacancy interests you, please click the apply button. Alternatively, if you would like to discuss with Adam Perry who is managing this vacancy, call 0114 241 8030 for a confidential discussion.

Are you wanting to review additional career opportunities? Visit our jobs page at