Contract Business Analyst, Endur experience needed.

Location: London, England Salary:
Sector: IT Type: contract

Supporting our Energy client who have their offices in Central London, we are looking for an experienced Business Analyst for an initial 8 month contract. Candidates need to be able to start within two weeks and good rates are available.

The person is required to contribute to a programme of work to make a series of tactical enhancements to our clients use of Openlink's Endur Trading and Risk Management System. The programme of work will cover a broad range of functional areas throughout the trading lifecycle.

Duties & Responsibilities**

  • Work autonomously and within a team to deliver technology enabled business change
  • Work with the Front Office and other business stakeholders, software development team and BA colleagues to assess, shape and deliver;
  • tactical and/or strategic developments and business change
  • Consult with key business stakeholders to understand processes, develop the business case, document requirements, develop specifications and acceptance criteria
  • Ensure all business change is adequately planned and prioritised. With this plan supported by high level and detailed requirements (stories) and agreed acceptance criteria
  • Work closely with software testing team (unit and QA testing) and the business (UAT) to ensure solutions meet expectations and have only a positive impact at implementation

Skills & Competencies**

  • Detailed knowledge of European Gas Trading Market
  • Detailed knowledge of Endur
  • Self-starter/able to work with limited guidance
  • Able to understand business issues and specify IT solutions


  • Experience of documenting as-is and to-be business processes.
  • Demonstrate credibility with working with business colleagues including the ability to provide appropriate challenge and review to requirements
  • Functional Specification and configuration of commercial software packages as well as functional specification of custom developed software.
  • Exposure to the full deal lifecycle including at least 3 of the following:

◦Trading Entry

◦Valuation & Risk Management


◦Nominations / Industry Interfaces

◦Operations / Logistics

◦Invoicing & Settlements

◦Market Data Feeds and Curve Management

If you are interested in this role then please send across an updated CV of give me a call in the Manchester Progressive offices.

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Progressive Recruitment, a trading division of SThree Partnership LLP is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy | Registered office | 1st Floor, 75 King William Street, London, EC4N 7BE, United Kingdom | Partnership Number | OC387148 England and Wales