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Reference Number 14054
Position Title Senior Business Analyst
Employment Type Fixed Term Full Time
Location Spence Street
Minimum Award/Classification AA061- QLGO-Lev 6.1 - 36.25 H/W 
Maximum Award/Classification AA063- QLGO-Lev 6.3 - 36.25 H/W 
Roster Pattern 19 day month 
Position Summary

Senior Business Analyst (Fixed Term Full Time Until June 2024)
Salary Range: $89,575.20 - $95,347.82 pro-rata per annum
Location: 119 - 145 Spence Street, Cairns
Reference Number: 14054
Close Date: Sunday, 21 August 2022

Use your expert skills to work with Product Owners and Subject Matter Experts to prioritise and deliver highest business value deliverables as a part of a business-driven ERP delivery program.

  • Do you have a qualification or demonstrated experience working in an Agile delivery team environment as a Senior Business Analyst?
  • Are you looking for an exciting career in a Local Government organisation?
  • Do you enjoy being a part of a team and working across all areas of the business?

If you answered yes to these questions, then we would love to hear from you!

Did you know?

  • Cairns Regional Council has approximately 1,200 employees. This business-driven ERP delivery program will impact every employee over the life of the program.

We offer the following benefits:

  • 19-day month
  • Up to 5 weeks’ annual leave
  • 12% contribution to superannuation
  • 17.5% Annual leave loading
  • Subsidised health and well-being membership (gym/swimming pool)
  • On-going opportunities for learning and professional development relevant to the position

Our Ideal Candidate:

  • Has expertise in areas of Business Analysis, Requirements Gathering, Scope/Backlog Management, Defining User Stories & Acceptance Criteria
  • Has demonstrated experience working in a cross functional Agile delivery team environment.
  • Proven ability to communicate, negotiate and influence with all levels within an organisation.
  • Applied knowledge of Project Management applications including (but limited to) Jira, Confluence, Slack, MS Project, Visio, Excel
  • Demonstrated experience (5+ years) as a Senior IT Business Analyst.

Your Team:

To support the delivery of an ERP solution at Cairns Regional Council, an opportunity has arisen for a Senior Business Analyst to join our TechnologyOne Business Improvement (TOBI) Program. This program is responsible for the delivery of the business-driven ERP program that will deliver efficiencies to the entire organisation over the life of the program.

The Senior Business Analyst position will join a team of Business Analysts, Business Leads, Change Analysts and a Communication and Training Developer within the Business Engagement team. The team is currently working with the business to deliver Enterprise Asset Management and Enterprise Content Management.

Who we are:

Cairns Regional Council is an equal opportunity employer, promoting workplace diversity and a safety culture with a smoke free environment.

Develop your career with Cairns Regional Council, an innovative employer that listens, respects and values your contribution. We’re proud of our community and the key role you can play in making the Cairns region a great place to live, work and learn.

Your turn, now we want to hear about you!

  • Qualifications
  • Skills, Knowledge and Expertise
  • People Oriented Skills & Attributes

For a full listing of the Key Duties & Responsibilities and full Selection Criteria please ensure you obtain a copy of the information kit and how to apply by scrolling to the Position Description area, then clicking on "Open" to download the attachment.

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Selection Criteria Essential: Tertiary qualification and/or relevant professional qualifications in Information Management, Information Technology (IT), Business Analysis and/or significant demonstrated experience (5+ years) as a Senior IT Business Analyst.
Essential: Do you have a current C Class Driver's Licence or ability to obtain?
Essential: Do you have eligibility / the right to work in Australia?
Contact Person Cairns Regional Council Recruitment Team
Contact Number (07) 4044 3310
Contact Email
Closing Date 21/08/2022
Position Description
VRN #14054 - External Information Kit - FS1015 - Senior Business Analyst.pdf Open
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Please note that this position will close at 11:45pm (AEST) on the closing date.
Please ensure your application is added before this time as we do not accept late applications.