Collingwood Insurance Services

Business Analyst – IT Department

We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst to join our IT Projects Team in North Shields.

Salary is negotiable and depending on experience.

Job Specification


Reporting to the IT Director and working alongside a team of developers in an energetic, fast-paced environment, you will be responsible for:

  • Liaising with stakeholders and technical team to ensure efficient delivery of bespoke solutions.
  • Identifying, analysing, documenting business requirements
  • Process mapping
  • Contributing to testing phases (UAT), preparing test plans/scripts and test execution
  • Attending / leading workshops and training of system users
  • Acting as the bridge between technical team and stakeholders at all levels

To be successful in this role, you must have:

  • Previous experience as a Business Analyst working on IT projects working within an Agile and/or PRINCE2 project environment
  • Solid understanding of various (manual/traditional) testing processes
  • A high level of written and spoken English, good overall communication skills
  • A Microsoft Visio user
  • Ability to work independently – self-motivated, enthusiastic work ethic


  • Experience of working within financial services (e.g. insurance / banking)
  • Project management experience (Agile/PRINCE2)
  • Relevant degree/qualifications such as ISEB Business Analysis Cert / Agile BA Cert / ISTQB

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