Senior Business Analyst

Date: 23-Jun-2022

Location: NZ, 1010

Company: Auckland Council


  • Great company culture where staff are valued and supported
  • Exciting opportunity to be part of an amazing tight-knit team
  • Working with iconic Auckland organisations
  • Hybrid working model
  • Full time permanent opportunity based in Auckland CBD



Tātaki Auckland Unlimited combines the power of Auckland’s cultural richness with our successful destination management and economic development programmes.  We are New Zealand’s largest producer of cultural, entertainment, sporting and wildlife experiences, and the largest regional economic development agency in the country. Our work touches all Aucklanders and visitors to our region, creating a legacy for future generations.  To know more about what we do and whats on in Auckland visit our website:



He angitūtanga: The opportunity


In this role you will support the Head of Digital Products in developing and managing an effective delivery of initiatives and projects that are managed by Tātaki Auckland Unlimited Digital Services team.  You will lead, coach and mentor the BA team where you will ensure they have the right tools, knowledge, and resources available to be successful. This includes:


  • Support Tātaki Auckland Unlimited by providing quality Business Analysis services, acting as a trusted advisor, and advocating best practices and standards.
  • Be a subject matter expert and specialist, champion continuous improvement and improved experiences across all areas of Tātaki Auckland Unlimited.
  • Identify and build capabilities that help achieve short and long term organisational strategic goals.
  • Engage with end users and subject matter experts to identify, develop, document, validate and endorse the requirements of their business unit.
  • Participate in and / or facilitate relevant Agile ceremonies and rituals and proactively support the uplift of agile and lean practices.
  • Foster a culture of continuous service improvement.
  • Understand change management principles and ensure these are applied to all initiatives and projects.




He kōrero mōu: About you


You will have excellent communication and time management skills, including a high level of problem solving and decision-making skills, using professional judgement.  You will also bring:


  • Proven 10+ years’ experience in ICT Digital.
  • 7+ years’ experience in business analysis in digital products and working in complex organisation
  • Demonstrated ability to manage complex cross-organisational projects involving multiple stakeholders, business units within a matrix organisational structure
  • Proven leadership capability
  • Solid understanding of and demonstrated experience in using Jira, Agile and Lean delivery methodologies.
  • Demonstrates prudent financial behaviour and understands the financial impact of the work we do.


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Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What we offer


So, what’s in it for you? Here at Tātaki Auckland Unlimited we pride ourselves on providing work life balance and inclusive work environment.  In addition to awesome colleagues and work culture we also offer the following benefits:


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible working – work from home options
  • Auckland council benefits (e.g., discounted rates to Auckland council pools & Leisure centers etc)
  • Special ticket price rates for selected shows
  • Strong mentoring & career development focus


You also get to contribute to Auckland’s growth, enriching cultural and economic life in Tāmaki Makaurau by creating and sharing experiences and opportunities.  If you have a genuine desire to be part of the journey in creating a wonderful experience and positive outcome for Auckland, then please apply now by submitted your CV and cover letter expressing your interest! All applications must be made online. If you require assistance or support through the application process, please contact us at


Applications close 7 July 2022



Tātaki Auckland Unlimited is an equal opportunity employer (EOE) and we are committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to advise us at the time of application to assist you through the recruitment process.


Tātaki Auckland Unlimited strongly encourages our employees to be fully vaccinated.