Our opportunity The Business Analyst leads the analysis of business requirements and translates them into solution requirements to ensure their implementation throughout the project life cycle as part of a small, independent project or supports these activities under a Senior or Lead Business Analyst as part of a medium project. You understand and are able to apply different delivery approaches (Waterfall, SCRUM, Lean) and perform, independently, business analysis processes. Your role As a Business Analyst your main responsibilities will involve • Oversee Business Requirement gathering and analysis and resolve any issues. • Describe as-is / to-be models as part of the requirements elicitation process i.e.; process, data, work flow, application etc. • Adapt to and apply different delivery methodologies including SCRUM, Waterfall and Lean. • Plan, conduct / facilitate elicitation sessions and ensure production of associated deliverables. • Understand customers´ objectives, processes and products in order to make recommendations. • Support project manager in building Business Case, including cost / benefit analysis, risk assessment, project scope and development of a high level plan. • Produce requirement specifications and outline solution design documents throughout the project life cycle, incorporating change requests and finalization of requirements documentation. • Analyze and manage requirement risk, trace ability matrix and prioritize requirements. • Perform quality review checks on project deliverables. • Support development of test plan, testing, implementation and training activities. • Support post implementation activities including problem solving and measurement of benefits achieved. In case expected benefits not achieved supports the analysis to determine root cause. • Support live application, including incident and change management. • Act as a bridge between IT and Business stakeholders. • Communicate effectively through different mediums at all levels. Your Skills and Experience As a Business Analyst your skills and qualifications will ideally include: • University degree in IT and/or Business or equivalent experience. • 3-6 years BA experience, at least part of it in implementation projects related to new tools. • Experience in Sourcing/Procurement tools is preferable. KNOWLEDGE: • Excellent understanding and demonstrable experience working with business processes and translating them into solution requirements. • Good understanding of Cloud Applications is preferable. • Detailed understanding of one or more business area processes and procedures, ideally related to Insurance or Finance. SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES • Excellent English communication ability is mandatory. • Workshop facilitator skills • Ability and confidence to challenge and influence senior stakeholders • Must be prepared to get involved at the very early stage of projects and be able to cope with lots of uncertainty • Ability to manage multiple workstreams and priorities. Additional Information Primary work location is Barcelona. You can apply by clicking on the button “Apply online” Who we are Looking for a career that will excite, challenge and inspire you? Thinking about insurance? Perhaps you should. Working for us is a totally different experience to what you probably expect. How do you feel about the things you truly love? Don't you want to protect them in the best way possible? Imagine if you could help people do this all over the world. You'd give them confidence and reassurance by protecting what they love most. This is no easy task. In today's interconnected world, tackling risk is fast, unpredictable and invigorating. You'll have to think on your feet as you manage risks big and small, from flooding to cyber crime. You'll be tackling issues like these in over 170 countries. It's a big challenge, but you'll have a truly diverse network helping you. As part of an international team, every day would provide opportunities to learn, grow and share ideas. As you make an impact across borders, you'll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future. So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us. Zurich Insurance has the policy to be an equal opportunity employer. We aim to attract and retain the best qualified individuals available, without regard to criteria such as race/ethnicity, national origin, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age or disability. At Zurich we believe that having a culture of inclusion is essential in delivering good results. Attracting, retaining and developing a diverse workforce where employees feel valued, respected and empowered allows people to reach their full potential. As a business this diversity helps us to better reflect and understand our 4 million customers' needs to allow us to drive better outcomes. As a global organisation, with an increasingly agile workforce, we're happy to consider flexible working arrangements.