our gender pay report

At Verastar, we have always focused on recruiting the best people irrespective of gender, ethnicity or personal beliefs for our available roles. As a result, we are confident that a person’s gender does not influence how they are paid in this business.

With Verastar having a median gender pay gap of 10.4% - this is considerably better than the national average of 17.9%*

Software Development Business Analyst

Location: Sale, Manchester, UK
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000
Closes on: 23-06-2021

As a business analyst you’ll be working closely with Project Managers, Software Development and Business Operations teams across the business to create and improve internal systems and processes. You’ll focus on supporting the design and implementation of software processes, procedures and products across the Verastar Group that will have positive impacts for both our customers and colleagues. This exciting opportunity will enable the successful applicant to work across our business on a multitude of different projects and product areas.

You will work with a variety of stakeholders across the business to understand, validate and document current state business processes and perform root cause analysis into business processes and document to drive improvement.

Experience Required
The ideal candidate will be personable, persuasive, innovative with a strong character and be comfortable dealing with people at all levels. They must have a “can do”, high energy attitude and be able to think logically to overcome challenges and see changes through from start to completion.

You’ll need a minimum 2 years’ professional experience of business analysis with some experience with working in development squads. The ability to ability to see problems from different angle is essential as is the ability to anticipate risks and issues and to respond to unforeseen changes quickly and effectively.

BCS certificate/ diploma in business analysis, Lean 6 Sigma, Agile BA desirable although not essential.

Why Choose us
Across The Verastar Group, we’re passionate about creating an inclusive team and celebrating our diversity. Not only because this is the right thing to do, but also because we understand the commercial advantages that come with having a range of experiences, cultures and voices within our team. We aim for our colleague mix to reflect the diverse communities in which we operate and we’re striving to achieve this every day.

We all have a role to play in creating a great working environment which welcomes and celebrates difference, and which we can all feel proud to be part of.
That’s why we offer a fantastic starting salary as well as providing outstanding on-site facilities, including parking, a free gym and a discounted café - complete with a bar for after-work get togethers.

Our core values embody the way we look after our customers, and the way we treat each other:
UNITED – We are ONE team
PASSIONATE – We go the extra mile
INNOVATIVE – We find a better way
STRAIGHTFORWARD – We keep things simple