Business Analyst



Date posted:

October 11, 2018

Employment type:


Job reference:



IT and technology



  • Analysis of various business strategies to determine, clarify and document the underlying business requirements;
  • Eliciting requirements from a range of stakeholders which include people with no experience of defining requirements (turning general statements of want into clear and unambiguous requirements);
  • Liaison with HQ Group Legal team and each service’s legal teams to understand country / industry or other regulatory requirements or restrictions;
  • Analysis of existing contracts and agreements;
  • Determining the types (though not the wording) of changes required to various contracts and agreements to support the identified business requirements;
  • Clearly documenting various levels of requirements, including demonstrating traceability between requirements at different levels;
  • Negotiating with stakeholders with different or conflicting requirements to reach a consensus or defining innovative solutions that will address both sets of conflicting requirements;
  • Supporting project teams to understand the risks, issues, assumptions and dependencies that exist as a part of the proposed requirements / approach

Required Skills

  • At least 3 years’ experience eliciting, defining and documenting business requirements;
  • Experience working with different teams (including legal teams) to understand requirements (business, regulatory, &c);
  • Understanding and interpreting legal documents
  • Excellent written and verbal communications skills;
  • Excellent analytical, conceptual and problem-solving abilities;
  • Strong prioritization, organizational, and time management skills;
  • Good stakeholder management and influencing skills;
  • Able to navigate a highly matrixed organization effectively;
  • Ability to work independently;
  • Ability to work under pressure.

Desired Skills / Experience:

  • Strategy definition
  • Defining contracts, agreements or other legal documents
  • Commercial, financial services or communications law

Language Level:

  • English: Business Level (TOEIC 800+)
  • Japanese: Business Level


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