Finance Business Analyst

BizCover

Embark on a joruney with us to transform our finance department as we streamline processes and build the right infrastructure for success!

  • BizCover is Australia's leading B2B InsureTech provider
  • Growing business, with lots of opportunity for career growth
  • Agile environment working on a role that is integral to this department
The role
BizCover is one of the fastest growing companies in Australia and a leader in providing business insurance to SMEs. We value uniqueness and character and are looking for a talented Agile Business Analyst with proven experience in the Corporate Finance field to embark on a journey with us to build a world class platform for our customers. We are undertaking a finance system digital transformation to leverage our globally recognized platform to fulfil our vision of dominating the global SME commercial insurance market.

About you

  • Approximately 5 years of demonstrated experience as an Agile business analyst
  • Demonstrated experience in business analysis across Corporate Finance related projects
  • Solid understanding of the Corporate Finance domain, e.g. Journals, General Ledger, Account Receivable/Payable, Trust Accounts etc
  • Comfortable in analyzing transactions and finance-related data
  • Strong experience in working according to SCRUM Agile practices and rituals (daily stand-ups, sprint planning, mid-sprint health checks, sprint retrospectives, sprint reviews etc.)
  • Proven track record of solid experience in the main Business Analysis activities including: requirement elicitation, analysis and documentation using various tools and techniques, stakeholder management
  • Excellent Agile Story Writing skills
  • Excellent communication skills (both spoken and written)
  • General SQL proficiency
  • Proven ability to deal with ambiguity and conflicting priorities, specifically in working with finance systems and stakeholders
  • Proven organisational, time management, negotiation and leadership skills
  • Strong work ethic and milestone-oriented mindsets (e.g. be on-time, deliver on-time)
  • Very strong meeting and workshop facilitation skills
  • A desire to make insurance easy for customers
  • Finance/accounting relevant degree or training is advantageous but not essential


What am I accountable to deliver?
  • Interact collaboratively with the Product Owner and stakeholders to ensure that the user stories are ready for the team to work on
  • Acting as the de-facto Scrum Master of the team
  • Ensure that goals, scope, and product domain are understood by everyone on the Scrum Team as well as possible
  • Find techniques for effective Product Backlog management
  • Understand product planning in an empirical environment
  • Ensure the Product Owner arranges the Product Backlog to maximize value
  • Facilitate Scrum events as requested or needed
  • Remove impediments to the Development Team’s progress
  • Actively work on techniques that will contribute to the increase of productivity of the Team
  • Functional Design Documents
  • Business Process Documents
  • Collaboratively working with the Team to deliver high-value products\
  • Help the team by coaching and assisting junior and new resources
How will I be measured?
  • Demonstration of the company values: customer fanatic; drum beater; finisher; advancer.
  • Customer Fanatic - Builds effective working relationships with internal customers; puts the customer first; communicates with effectively with stakeholders; improves on the company mission of taking the hassle out of business insurance.
  • Drum Beater - Works well and collaborates well in a team; gives helpful feedback to and shares their expertise with colleagues to support others to improve; uses difficult situations as an opportunity to grow and learn.
  • Finisher - Contributes to the growth and improvement of the Technology Team; takes ownership of their work and manages time accordingly to deliver when expected.
  • Advancer - Fosters a spirit of innovation; brings new ideas and techniques to improve outcomes; acts with integrity
Who do I need to work with?
  • Finance team, Development team, Product Owner, Business Analysts, QAs
  • SMEs
  • Internal business stakeholders