Disruptive IT
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Senior Business Analyst (Financial Value Added Services)


Brackenfell - Cape Town

Job Type


Job Objectives  

1. Information Seeking and Analysis

Analyse and understand the current business environment and strategies

Understand the current trends and developments in the retail industry

Requirement elicitation


2. Leadership, Facilitation and Influencing

Gaining knowledge within specific area and sharing of that knowledge across the team. This includes interviews, presentations and workshop facilitation with both business & IT


3. Building and Maintaining Relationships and Communication Lines

To build and maintain a trust relationship with business users – by delivering what was promised and providing solid knowledge and support.


4. Theoretical knowledge and application

Research, document and prepare business cases on appropriate technologies, which will align with the business strategies of the organisation (including feasibility and business benefits).


5. Time Management

To delivery required tasks and documentation on time, and within agreed timelines




3-year Degree/Diploma


FTI Diploma




3-5 years of experience in Business Analysis in a Financial Services/Banking domain within a retail industry

5 years of experience in ERP systems

2-3 years of experience in the Retail industry

A strong technical background is required:

Technical skills – knowledge of software and IT skills

Data analysis – able to use logical techniques to analyze, describe, and evaluate data

System analysis –able to find solutions to a given business function.

System integration specification – able to bring different technological entities together to solve a given problem

Functional specifications – able to explain in detail how a given technological solution would meet a given business requirement.


Experience in many of the following VAS services:


Money Transfers

Saving and Gift cards


Airtime and Data

Bills and Tickets


Knowledge and Skills     


Formal training in business analysis and design methodologies

Experience in participating in projects

Solid track record in successful delivery in the BA environment

Experience in a global business environment is preferred

Business understanding of the broader retail industry will be advantageous.



* Presentation and Workshop facilitation skills

* Estimation and planning of business analysis effort for projects

* Business Modelling tools – preferably ARIS

* Business analysis and elicitation techniques

* Process re-engineering and improvement

* Verbal and written communication skills (business writing)


R662,000 - R887,000 per year

Email Resume to talent@disruptiveit.co.za