Senior Business Consultant

Job Title: Senior Business Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Melbourne C B D
Salary: Attractive remuneration
Start Date: 2018-09-26
Reference: JO-1809-91078
Contact Name: David Sparks
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2018 14:41

Job Description

Our client, a leading Insurance business, requires a Business Consultant to work collaboratively with business stakeholders to analyse business problems then craft solutions. This will be a hands-on role for someone with a consultative approach with an extensive understanding of Insurance processes and business operations, a Business Analyst background and ideally some Management Consulting experience.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Collaborate with SME's and senior stakeholders to conduct feasibility assessments and support the development of business cases
  • Plan and facilitate scoping workshops and stakeholder interviews to define high level business requirements and prioritise them to agree the MVP and also develop solution options/recommendations to deliver on this
  • Play a leading role in performing research on existing solutions as well as market research on external solutions to propose solution options and recommendations that will best meet business needs.
  • Organise vendor software product demonstrations when as required to better understand potential solutions
  • Understand the current IT landscape and future direction.
  • Work with projects during the mobilization phase to establish the requirements framework, deliverable templates and tools as defined during the Feasibility and Business Case phases.
  • Plan and deliver work that is high quality and produced in a tight time frame to enable fast decision making and ultimately progress to the Project Delivery phase as rapidly as possible.
  • Provide regular status to the IT Project Governance Manager and business stakeholders.
Key Skills/ Experience:
  • Degree qualified in I.T. or Business or a related discipline
  • 8+ years work In-depth experience working in the Insurance industry
  • Business analysis experience including detailed planning, estimation, and execution of the requirements phase
  • Experience in full SDLC project delivery ideally with a variety of methodologies and analysis techniques
  • Experience working with non-technical staff, defining and documenting business problems, building relationships, and communicating rational, sustainable solutions
  • Experience working with offshore delivery teams preferred
To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact David Sparks on 03 9929 9500. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at