Business Analyst – Manufacturing

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Business Analyst – Manufacturing

Midlands Ireland (Athlone & Longford)


€30,000 - €40,000

Ref: E3303NB

Job Description

My client is currently recruiting for a Business Analyst with a manufacturing background. The role is based in Midlands Ireland. This is on a permanent basis.


The role for the Business Analyst will involve helping businesses implement technology solutions in a cost-effective way by determining the requirements of a project or program, and communicating them clearly to stakeholders and partners. The role will be mainly focused but not limited to the Production area of the business.


  • Communicate with colleagues to understand the needs of departments and the organisation as a whole;
  • Work with external stakeholders to understand and investigate feedback into the service/function/product provided;
  • Use data modelling practices to analyse your findings and create suggestions for strategic and operational improvements and changes;
  • Consider the opportunities and potential risks attached to the suggestions you have made;
  • Identify the processes and information technology required to introduce your recommendations;
  • Communicate the benefits of your recommendations across departments and help to address any uncertainty and concern;
  • Produce written documentation to support your work, report on your findings and to present to stakeholders when necessary;
  • Support the staff and teams in making the recommended changes, including helping to resolve any issues;
  • Ensure plans are made and processes are created to evaluate the impact of the changes made, including taking responsibility for overseeing and reporting on this evaluation.
  • Skilled business analysts also use requirements to drive the design or review of test cases, process change requests, and manage a project’s scope, acceptance, installation and deployment.


  • Proven documentation and organisational skills
  • 2 – 3 years experience with production systems and/or supply chain processes
  • Exposure to and understanding of high volumes of data
  • A degree in computer science or relevant equivalent production experience
  • Willingness to take on challenges and find solutions as well as pick up new technologies
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Willingness to travel


  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to talk to and present to a range of audiences, sometimes acting as a translator between parties;;
  • The ability to work under pressure on multiple projects within your project time frames;
  • A passion for creating solutions with a positive attitude to change;
  • Excellent analytical skills and an informed, evidence-based approach;
  • A strong interest in business and business development;
  • A good understanding of information technology.

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