Business Analyst

Resources Global Professionals   •  

Los Angeles, CA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services

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5 - 7 years

Posted 172 days ago

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PURPOSE OF THE ROLE
Clients engage RGP for expertise in delivering large and complex projects to strengthen their business. As an experienced Business Analyst (BA) Consultant, you will be responsible for evaluating a business objectively and offering suggestions on how to improve the overall efficiency of specific areas of the Client’s business. This requires special attention to increasing both the profitability and the stability of the business. You will combine your systems knowledge with your functional experience in accounting, information management, human capital, internal audit, and supply chain to help Clients ensure project success.

ATTRIBUTES OF BUSINESS ANALYSTS WITH RGP

  • Integrity and respect for people and opinions
  • Dedication to client service
  • Ability to think in complex and ever-changing situations
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to solve problems 
  • Exceptional business acumen, with the capability to execute solutions and transfer knowledge to team members
  • Ability to work with cross-functional teams and build strategic partnerships within different business functions in an organization
  • Demonstrates RGP’s values – loyalty, integrity, focus, enthusiasm, accountability and talent            


 KEY RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE ROLE

  • Lead business stakeholder engagement meetings, and strive to understand the Client’s processes and build trust
  • Define and document business requirements and functional specifications from business users and subject matter experts
  • Run queries to locate needed data within a variety of database sources
  • Understand as-is business processes in order to effectively identify and document the to-be requirements
  • Identify root cause(s) of an issue in order to help determine the optimal solution
  • Write test plans and/or perform User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and functional testing of new solutions 
  • Perform business needs analysis and design workflows, including “as is” and “to be” process mapping
  • Collect timely feedback from stakeholder groups and ensure terms of requirements and specifications are being met through solutions being built

DESIRED EXPERIENCE AND REQUIREMENTS

  • A minimum of 5 years of Business Analyst experience
  • BA or BS in Business, Accounting or related field required; MBA preferred
  • Exceptional communication skills and professionalism
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Experience in technical writing (business cases, project charters, etc.)
  • Experience in business process improvement efforts
  • Experience with SQL, Tableau, or related systems is a plus
  • Strong business acumen