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Business Analyst - 21


Corby, GB, NN17 5JF

Brand:  RS Components
Function:  Digital & Technology

Are you ready to take us to the next stage of our digital transformation?

Do you relish the opportunity to influence and impact on business decisioning?


Join our digital transformation

As the world’s largest distributor of electronics and industrial products, we are a global force in the B2B e-commerce market. We are pioneers, innovators and disruptors and we can see plenty of opportunities for the future. This is underpinned by digital, technology, data, and culture of people who are continually transforming and growing the business to meet the needs of our customers in a fast-changing world.


Make an impact as a Business Analyst

As a Business Analyst you will be the liaison between stakeholders, facilitating mutual understanding that enables the successful delivery of solutions.  As such, your responsibilities are:


  • Work closely with the business stakeholders to ensure their needs are captured in a clear, concise and unambiguous way
  • Produce documentation as appropriate to communicate and aid understanding of the requirements
  • Take ownership of the requirements, providing input to project deliverables and controls as required
  • Work together with delivery teams to ensure delivery meets expectations
  • In Agile delivery, will be an integral member of the development team
  • Support Product Owners in the development of their on-going roadmap for feature development and release.
  • Estimation and planning of analysis tasks, and being accountable for the delivery of those tasks
  • Applying best practice methods and being an active participant of our BA community for the sharing of learnings and experience


To be successful in this role you will have proven experience in a Business Analyst role and are able to demonstrate the following capabilities:


  • Experience of both Agile and Waterfall software delivery methodologies
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbal and written) with good interpersonal and consultative skills
  • The ability to connect with stakeholders at a level that facilitates easier collaboration
  • Experience of running and facilitating effective workshops and interviews, and can adapt to apply a variety of elicitation techniques accordingly
  • Able to write unambiguous, verified requirements to a testable level
  • 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.
  • Strong analytical skills and problem-solving ability
  • Has a natural inquisitive nature and will ask probing, open-ended questions to draw out true requirements
  • Uses critical thinking to investigate options and alternatives instead of accepting the first solution given
  • Has an open mind and is willing to listen to others views and opinions
  • 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
  • Ability to gauge the pulse of the project and when necessary, go the extra mile to make things happen.


Working with us

We want you to experience the freedom and autonomy to realise your potential, share your ideas and make them happen. We want you to feel supported and listened to by a team that celebrates individuality and independent thought, encourages different perspectives and embraces every background.


The Good Stuff

We have modern offices in Corby and an outstanding benefits package, which includes:

  • Up to 10% Bonus
  • Healthcare
  • 26 days holiday (with the option to purchase a further week)
  • Extremely generous contributory Pension scheme
  • Childcare vouchers
  • Life assurance


Our History

We began in a north-west London garage supplying spare parts to radio repair shops back in 1937. Today, we’re using digital technology to revolutionise the way we do business and strengthen our position as the one-stop-shop for industrial parts and electronic components.


Join Us!

Do you want to join our digital revolution? Can you help deliver amazing things for our customers? Do you want to see your valued analysis contribution help to drive out cutting-edge solutions?

Come join us and grow with a team of people who will challenge and inspire you!

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