We are looking for a IT Senior Business Analyst to join our team


A passionate results-driven Agile analyst with excellent interpersonal and communication skills who is comfortable leading a small team and facilitating multiple backlogs. Have the ability to run multiple changes and product evaluation initiatives and work with stakeholders to deliver business benefits and change through the full SDLC.


This is an excellent opportunity for an IT Business Analyst who is looking to expand their skills and build their career with an industry leader.


A detailed job description can be viewed here



About You


  • Experience in owning the delivery of multiple projects in a matrix systems environment.

  • Comfortable in coordinating and facilitating the requirements workshops and negotiating with up to 10 stakeholders.

  • Skilled at uncovering true business needs, identifying solution options, and presenting proposals delivering business benefits. Confident at presenting ideas and recommendations.

  • Exceptional communication skills – both written and verbal translation of technology to business terms.

  • Target-driven and focused on owning a business solution delivery timeline.

  • A team player, able to work collaboratively with and through others.

  • Willing to travel to UK and Asia\South Africa offices if required.

  • Self-organizing and customer / end-user delivery focused.

  • An understanding of data governance frameworks and protocols.

  • An understanding of ITIL processes and standards.

 What we do

Kaplan Professional is a leading provider of apprenticeships, accountancy / tax / finance & banking courses, and professional assessments. For almost 80 years, we've helped shape the development and careers of finance professionals.

We are part of the Kaplan group, one of the world’s largest and most diverse education and assessment providers. We operate in over 30 countries and maintain relationships and partnerships with more than 1,000 school districts, colleges and universities, professional bodies and over 10,000 businesses. Our vast breadth and scope in terms of both capabilities and assets sets us apart.


What we believe in

Kaplan is a global organisation whose mission is rooted in providing equal access to education and opportunities for advancement to people of all backgrounds. We believe diversity, equity and inclusion - of culture, experiences, perspectives - are paramount to creating success and opportunity in an ever-changing world. As an educator, partner and employer, Kaplan is committed to promoting an equitable world in which diverse talent can develop, advance and thrive.

This includes making sure people with disabilities are given the opportunity to bring their best. So, if you require any adjustments, or additional support within the recruitment process, please contact us directly and we’ll do our best to help.


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Our values

We live, breathe and celebrate our values - they drive what we believe in, how we behave and guide us in creating a culture of success.

  • Act with integrity

  • Empower and support

  • Create opportunity

  • Grow knowledge

  • Drive results together


What we offer

As well as a competitive salary, transparent pay structures, hybrid/home working where possible, and paths for career progression, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • 28 days annual leave + option to purchase more

  • Season ticket loan and cycle to work scheme

  • Big discounts on Kaplan courses for you and your family

  • Private medical, income protection, and life insurance

  • 24/7 confidential helpline providing counselling and other support services

  • Company pension contributions

  • Maternity, Adoption, Shared Parental and Paternity/Partner pay which is well above statutory levels

How to apply

Please apply with CV and cover letter; detailing how you meet the requirements set out in the job description.  

The closing date for applications is 31st March 2023.


Shortlisted applicants will be asked to attend a first stage interview, if successful, you will be invited back for a 2nd stage informal interview. Both interviews will be online via Google Hangout

Kaplan is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and recruitment checks will be undertaken for successful applicants in accordance with our background checking policy.


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