Senior Business Analyst 1 year contract

$102,839 yearly
  • City of Marion
  • Marion SA, Australia
  • 08 Apr, 2021
Contractor/Temp Accounting and Finance Information and Communications Technology Other Trades and Services

Job Description

Job description

Marion is one of the largest Councils in South Australia, serving more than 92,000 residents in Adelaide’s southern suburbs. They offer their community 160 different services while maintaining over $1 billion in assets. They pride themselves on innovation, achievement, respect and integrity and the satisfaction of knowing their work is helping improve residents' lives in this thriving community.

As a Senior Business Analyst  you will focus on System and Implementation supporting  the Senior Project Manager in projects including, but not limited to, Finance HRIS, Asset Management, Digital Literacy, CRM, and Fleet Device Management.

Key Outcomes
  • Stakeholder engagement to develop business requirements
  • Assume a senior role in developing business requirement documentation
  • Leads the finance related project activity surrounding the
    • Business process analysis, modelling and documentation of As-Is and To-Be processes.
    • Detailed gap analysis.
    • Detailed process KPI framework
    • Functional requirements documentation with User Cases and User Stories.
    • Non-Functional requirements documentation.
    • Risk identification and control.
    • Cost benefit analysis reports.
We need an experienced Business Analyst who understands system implementations and transformation projects so that you can engage with the business units to map the As-Is processes and assist them to focus on the To-Be.  As such you will possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal, and have the capacity to lead workshops face to face or virtually. 

Recognised for your “get on and do” approach you will have excellent time management skills and the ability to prioritise so that the project meets its milestones.

Your experience to date should be supported by tertiary qualification in Business, IT, Commerce or similar.   Qualifications in Lean/6 Sigma, Project Management or BPM certification would be highly regarded.

To support the future workforce of the City of Marion Council, we are seeking individuals who possess agility, resilience, empathy & IT competence.

While being offered as an initial 1 year contract the experience gained will enhance your future career.  The salary on offer is $102,839 plus super.

To request a copy of the position description please email

Telephone enquiries may be made to Allison Ashby on 0414 731 313.

Applications should include a covering letter and resume in Word format and may be submitted by clicking the “apply” button below or through our website

As this project is underway applications as soon as possible would be appreciated but should be received prior to close of business 20 April 2021.

Previous applicants to Senior Business Analyst, Finance focus, (job posting dated 24 February 2021) need not reapply.

Job Closing Date

20 Apr, 2021