Business Change Analyst - Bletchley, Buckinghamshire, United Kingdom,

Change your career, change lives

The Open University is the UK's largest university, a world leader in flexible part-time education combining a mission to widen access to higher education with research excellence, transforming lives through education.

The role

The Business Change Analyst (BCA) will join our Change and Improvement Team working on the improvement of the University's capability and performance alongside the implementation of the University's new Core Systems Replacement programme.

Skills and experience

Do you have the experience and ability to identify and help deliver business change in a large, complex organisation?

Are you confident in conveying complex subject matter to suit differing stakeholder needs?

Are you a team player able to build relationships at all levels?

Do you have proven success in a variety of investigation approaches and in significant qualitative and quantitative data analysis?

Do you have proven knowledge of techniques for requirements definition and process analysis?

Do you have experience of applying formal business improvement tools and techniques such as Six Sigma, lean, systems thinking and agile delivery methods?

If you would like to be part of a team working across the University providing a service that supports implementing change and resolving issues to improve business processes, changes to organisational design or governance then we would love to hear from you.

What you get in return

We offer a great range of benefits that support our employees. Benefits include 33 days holiday per annum plus Bank Holidays and Christmas closure days and an attractive pension proposition.

How to apply

Please submit the short application form with your CV and a covering letter (explaining how you meet all the criteria in the Job Description)

When submitting your application, please make sure that the subject line includes: "APPLICATION - Business Change Analyst - CIO - 16501."

Closing date: Midday on 26 September 2019

We promote diversity in employment and welcome applications from all sections of the community

Please note: If you have not heard from us within a week of the application closing date, please assume that on this occasion you have not been selected for interview However we do thank you for your interest in The Open University and encourage you to apply for future positions.