Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST)

 Location: Edinburgh
 Salary: Excellent salary
 Job type: Permanent
 Closes: closed

Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST)

Excellent Day Rate (Inside IR35)

Contract, 6 months+

Posted Tue 28 Jan


Start date Feb – Mar 20


Meraki Talent are actively looking for an Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST) to work on a new piece of business. The Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST) will be responsible for designing and documenting the solution and any required process changes, functionality, and data structures. This particular BA role requires a knowledge of either SWIFT or CREST as an essential requirement, alternatively a CREST / SWIFT SME with lots of project experience would also be considered.


Responsibilities of the Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST):


- Act as a bridge between the business and project teams

- Support and provide feedback to project managers, development, testing and business representatives

- Work with the business & IT project representatives to define succinct and measurable solution objectives

- Document clear and testable business requirements and functional design specifications

- To own and manage the integrity of the functional solution being delivered

- Support business representatives through the different phases of the project life cycle

- Assist the testing team in the definition of functional test conditions and expected results


Background of the Interim Business Analyst (SWIFT/CREST):


- Solid working experience of SWIFT and/or CREST is an absolute essential for this role. Candidates without this prerequisite experience unfortunately will not be considered due to the niche nature of this role

- Experience working as a career BA or as SWIFT/CREST SME with extensive project experience is essential

- Strong ‘core’ BA skillset (BRDs, req gathering, elicitation, workshops, testing etc)

- BCS qualifications would be a nice to have


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Gordon wants: SWIFT, CREST, Business Analysis


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Associate Director - IT & Change

Gordon Willmott

Gordon is one of the founding members of Meraki Talent and heads up the growing IT and change division covering both the financial services and the commerce and industry space. Gordon is an experienced recruiter, having spent over a decade in the industry. In his spare time he mentors for The Princes Trust in Scotland.