Business Analyst

Location
London
Salary
£44,612 - £51,751
Posted
02 Aug 2018
Closes
15 Aug 2018
Job role
Planner, Technician
Contract Type
Full time

The Role:

Location: 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG

Salary: £44,612 - £51,751

Contract Type: Permanent, Full time, 36 hours per week

Alternative flexible working options available/open to discussion 

Click HERE for information on Camden’s flexible working options

 

We’re seeking an intelligent and future focused Business Analyst to join the Parking Operations team. You’ll play a leading role in influencing business critical decisions, proving high quality strategic input and analysis on the service’s finances and service improvements. The post holder will ensure that parking processes are effective; simple and accessible; efficient and fair, and that these processes deliver the overall strategic objectives and follow the direction of the service and Camden Plan outcomes.

 

You will regularly engage with the Corporate Services Directorate and the Leadership family to maintain an overview of all financial reporting and manage the service’s financial risk. You’ll effectively use data to provide high quality, accurate and timely management information with insightful analysis and recommendations. Alongside this, you’ll develop an in depth understanding of the end to end parking system, modelling scenarios and undertaking high level and detailed options appraisals to demonstrate and analyse the impacts of proposed policy and process change on customer service and income.

To be successful in this role, you’ll demonstrate sound knowledge of modelling and analysis techniques, using a variety of research methods to assess and represent risk at both operational and strategic level. Knowledge of parking legislation; systems and processes would be beneficial.

 

The ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing with members of the public, business representatives, contractors and Council members, including presenting reports to committees and other public meetings is key to the role. As is your strong influencing skills, as you will be required to engage and influence decision making by building rapport with staff at all levels.

 

You will proactively conduct accurate fieldwork, carrying out relevant written and statistical analysis on findings and making insightful observations, delivering concise briefings, considering the needs of multiple stakeholders. The ability to work using your own initiative, managing conflicting priorities, meeting deadlines, targets and agreed work standards is essential. 

 

About Camden 

Camden’s main offices are located in modern, award-winning offices at King’s Cross. You can expect an exceptional range of benefits including discounted access to the onsite leisure facilities with swimming pool, recognition and reward for high performance with progression and pay increases, flexible and agile working hours and access to a leading pension scheme.

 

Camden is proud to be the country’s first Timewise council and as part of this accreditation, we work to help parents balance work with childcare. This fits in with our aim to be leaders in innovative, flexible and part-time working that allows for different patterns of care and for parents to share childcare responsibilities.

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Make it work for you. Make it your Camden. 

Discover and Diversity 
To “discover” more about Camden and our commitment towards diversity, equality and safeguarding, please visit our recruitment website

 

How to apply

To apply for this job please follow the "Apply" link. In the ‘Why you?’ section of the application form you will be expected to explain how you meet the key requirements for this role listed in the job profile attached at the bottom of this advert. When explaining how you meet each of the requirements, please give examples that clearly demonstrate your skills, knowledge and experience. When writing your examples give a brief description of the situation or task but focus on the actions you took and the result of your actions. 

Camden is committed to making our recruitment practices barrier-free and as inclusive as possible for everyone. This includes making adjustments or changes for people who have a disability or long-term health condition. If you would like us to do anything differently during the recruitment process, or provide any information in an alternative format, please contact us on 020 7974 6655, at resourcing@camden.gov.uk, or post to 5 Pancras Square, London N1C 4AG. 

Closing dates for applications: Wednesday 15th August 2018, 23:59

Interviews to be held: w/c 20th August

Please quote reference: 180000QJ

To view the Job Profile please click HERE

 

Camden welcomes new employees on a monthly basis; next available dates for induction are:

17th September, 15th October , 19th November