Business System Analyst
Salary circa: £35,185
Location: Working from our Head Office -Warwick / Flexible
We are a private UK University offering full time and part time hybrid and online study, based in the UK with centres across the UK and Germany. We are an aspirational University with ambitious plans to disrupt the HE sector through our passion for innovation. Having already earnt a reputation for delivering outstanding impact, convenience and relevance to our Graduates and Employees our vision is to become the first choice University for career-focused lifelong learners worldwide. We are also proud to have won the Education Business of the year 2020 - Education Investor!
There has never been a more exciting time to join Arden University, as we expand into new disciplines and locations.
The Opportunity: You will be responsible for ensuring that the University gains maximum benefit from its investment in core systems across Recruitment, Student Records, Student Experience and Commercial Teams. Daily you will be managing systems development, supporting system users regarding utilisation and best practice and monitoring and reporting on system health and risk.
The Person: Do you want to work in an exciting, fast paced environment and help oversee and support new and existing systems? Do you want the opportunity to personally develop and grow? This role will give you the opportunity to support exciting growth in an organisation that is offering education to people from all backgrounds and all walks of life. If you want to work with a team of people who are supportive, inspirational, hardworking, and dedicated, but also fun, we look forward to receiving your application.
- Have a proven track record of IT lifecycle management, helping to support the implementation of new systems as well as existing internal IT systems across a business.
- Have a wide range of knowledge/skills including improving business processes; overseeing testing and training; data analysis and system enhancements.
- Be able to lead by example, work independently, and at times under pressure and to tight timescales and your work should be of a high standard, with great attention to detail.
- Be able to build trust and strong relationships within the business as well as with third parties to ensure you get the most out of the systems you are responsible for.
Why Arden: At Arden, our people work hard to ensure our students’ journeys are the best they can possibly be, as such we want to reward our people with our wonderful benefits. We want our colleagues to enjoy both their personal and professional life, and we know work-life balance is at the forefront of everyone’s mind, as such we offer the opportunity for our people to explore agile working and offer flexibility in working pattern to accommodate where we can. We know that health and wellbeing are important, and our colleagues benefit from private medical insurance from Vitality along with access to wellbeing support. Our colleagues love the standard 30 days holiday, add the bank holiday on top and we will even throw in Christmas closure, giving you plenty of time to do the things you love! Your future is also important to us, and we want our staff to be as comfortable as possible in retirement, so we offer a generous pension plan from Aviva.
We want you to grow as the University grows, as such we promote lifelong learning and all our colleagues can study any of our courses for free, we also offer a generous friends and family discount. We believe in the freedom to learn, and each year every colleague can use the Golden Ticket to gift a free Arden education.
Deadline - Tuesday 3rd August 2021