Business Analyst

Location: Head Office, Ringwood

Reward & Benefits: Competitive salary, company car or car allowance options and excellent Colleague benefits 

About us

We are Churchill Retirement Living, the fastest growing company in the UK retirement house building sector and we’re looking for people like you.

We’re a family-run, privately-owned business and we’re going places. We’re proud of what we do, and the people we work with. We have ambitious growth plans for the future, now employing 600 people and growing all the time.

We pride ourselves on building beautiful, quality, purpose-built one and two bedroom apartments in desirable locations across the UK for those looking for an independent lifestyle in later life. Developments are designed to take away all the hassle and fears that can be experienced by older people and provide security, peace of mind and independence.

We’ve won a host of awards; most recently we have been recognised by The Sunday Times as the 3rd best company to work for and in 2016 we became the first ever retirement living specialist to have been named overall ‘Housebuilder of the Year’ by the WhatHouse? Awards.

About the role

We’re looking for an IT Business Analyst to work with the IT Project Manager to implement strategic initiatives for improved efficiency and productivity of the business’s key software platforms.

The role will also help evaluate new products and services the business is interested in, including current and emerging technologies, to ensure they are fit for purpose and aligned to help with the business’s strategic growth. You will work on complex projects supporting dependency requirements across a range of delivery teams, analysing and creating system procedural documentation and standards.

You will influence through being a member of relevant business steering groups, ensuring IT are a business enabler and aligned with key stakeholder’s initiatives.

Hours of work are 9am to 5.30pm, Monday to Thursday and 9am to 5pm on Fridays.

About you

It’s important that you have strong knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure, with 3+ years’ demonstrable experience as an IT Business Analyst providing improved efficiencies and productivity of business processes for software platforms and infrastructure technologies. It is essential that you have a recognised business analysis qualification.

You should be familiar with Change Management and Business Analysis tools and techniques (MS Visio).

The successful IT Business Analyst will have exceptional planning and organisation skills, with the ability to translate research into systems improvement with a high level of interpersonal skills and stakeholder management. You will have excellent written skills and be competent at producing detailed procedure documents.

The ideal person will be personable, thrive in a busy and fast-paced environment and be looking to utilise their experience to make a positive impact to business change.

How you’ll be rewarded

  • Competitive salary
  • Annual holiday entitlement of 24 days + Bank Holidays
  • Company car or cash for car allowance
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • John Lewis vouchers - £200 to all expectant parents
  • Professional Subscriptions
  • Investment into your personal development
  • Colleague introduction reward scheme
  • Charity first company with fund matching programme
  • Colleague wellbeing initiatives and ambassadors

If you want to be part of our success story, please send your CV and a covering letter quoting reference number GRP1225, to

Our Company Values TORCH: Trust/Openness/Respect/Communication/Honesty