Our client is looking for a Business Analyst for a permanent opportunity in Sarasota, FL.
The Business Analyst position is responsible for working within the Systems & IT Team. This individual is responsible for developing system requirement specifications, coordinating development to meet business or other requirements, researching problems, and planning solutions.
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems or related discipline required.
1 - 3 years of Business Analyst and/or Project Management experience required.
Strong analytical and project management skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements.
Prior experience in the insurance industry preferred (Property & Casualty ideal).
Must be able to work under tight deadlines efficiently and with high quality.
Must possess strong organizational skills with demonstrated attention to detail.
Must be flexible and able to adapt in a changing business environment.
Must possess a positive attitude and strong work ethic.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group (executives, managers, and subject matter experts).
Must be proficient in the following: Microsoft Office 2003 and 2007 (Excel, Access, Word, Power Point and Visio).
Licenses and / or Certifications:
Systems certifications and / or licenses are preferred.