You might think of us as one of the world’s largest accountancy firms. But there’s so much more to what we do. These days, our clients regularly call on us for all kinds of digital solutions. We are looking to transform the way that we offer tax services to our clients, with you at the forefront
As an integral member of our team, you’ll work with other Business Analysts and subject matter experts to shape apps for everything from a client facing portal for sharing information to implementing complex algorithms to automate the assessment of tax. Thanks to our ambitious growth plans for the team, your future here is something to get excited about.
The Business Analyst will work as part of our Tax Technology team. The role will be to support our tax delivery experts in designing technology to help our clients (internal and external) have the best possible experience of KPMG’s tax services. You will work with our team of tax experts to ensure all business and software requirements are gathered, organised and understood. There will be a particular focus on creating new technology solutions as part of an Agile development team. You will be supported by a multi-talented and diverse team as you grow your career at KPMG.
Communicate and meet with internal and external clients to understand content and context of business and software requirements in order to gather and verify requirements
Analyse design to verify it meets the requirements
Write-up functional requirements
Work with the client to create user stories / use cases throughout the project and its sprints
Work with the QA team to verify test cases meet requirements
Running UAT sessions with senior stakeholders and external customers
Facilitation of backlog refinement and sprint planning sessions
Business benefits realisation
Explain complex processes to the client in a simple, easy to understand way
Analyse software, design and user strategy to ensure they meet requirements
Translate complex user experiences into software requirements
Manage changing requirements
Assess method of using multiple data sources to design automated solutions
Your experience and Background; -
- Passionate about delivering excellent products
- Excellent verbal and written communication
- Experience working on multiple scrum projects
- Knowledge of agile methodologies
- Great time management skills
- Great telephony skills
- Good knowledge of MS Office suite
- Web/Digital Application experience (Desirable)
- User Journeys and User Experience
- Experience using drawing tools such as Visio (Desirable)
KPMG is one of the world's leading professional services organisations delivering Advisory services to thousands of clients including some of the largest multinationals, best-known brands and public bodies.
The Tax Centre of Excellence is a delivery centre which provides KPMG’s tax compliance services to clients. Our goal is to achieve the highest standards of quality at a cost effective price point. Our team of 200 tax professionals is supported by an operation support structure covering multiple disciplines. The successful candidate would form part of this team.
The role would is full-time in Glasgow, with some travel required to London and other locations around the UK.