Lead Business Analyst - Retail

Job Title: Lead Business Analyst - Retail
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Reference: BBBH90127
Contact Name: Robert Lindsay
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 12, 2021 14:01

Job Description

Lead Business Analyst - Retail

We currently have a Lead Business Analyst role available for a high profile Retail company with UK headquarters in North London. This is a great opportunity to working on various high profile projects as your team continue to expand.
This is a brand new role within the division and will be responsible for building the team priorities, set up the correct processes and carry out the gap analysis.

* This is a hands-on Business Analyst (BA) manager role, lead the work in scoping and gap analysis, mapping of key 'As Is' and 'To Be' operational processes


  • Ensuring that the requirements are translated into well-articulated definitions that align to SME expectations of outcomes
  • Ensuring that business requirements are aligned to design authority
  • Provide the guidance and leadership to BAs
  • Be one of a small number of key points of contact between the Technology (Product) and Business teams as part of the agile development feedback process.
  • Be a critical part of the User Acceptance Testing workstream, documenting the key scenarios and as a BA team
  • Carry out the initial validation of functionality


  • launching or re-platforming of digital systems, transition of platforms
  • Gathering requirements, process mapping and carrying out a gap analysis
  • summarising outputs in documents that are clear and concise
  • Working with product managers, SMEs, developers and architects
  • Influencing stakeholders across a variety of seniority levels
  • Creating and maintain complex programme management documents
  • Supporting business teams in UAT
  • Using a hybrid of Agile, Scrum & Waterfall methodologies


  • Grocery eCommerce
  • integration and API development
  • Replatforming

If you feel you skill set matches the above requirements, please send your CV through or contact Robert on 0207569 9971.
Lead Business Analyst - Retail

Handle actively welcomes applicants from under-represented backgrounds

PLEASE NOTE: Due to the high volume of applications we receive we are unable to respond to everyone. If you have not heard from us within 5 working days of sending your CV then unfortunately you have not been shortlisted for the position you have applied for.