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Business Analyst

Please Note: The application deadline for this job has now passed.

Job Introduction

The Business Analyst (BA) plays a crucial role in WG&S by bridging the gap between the business needs and technology solutions. The BA will be part of the journey of delivering Power BI reports and financial management packs to the WGS business units.

Main Responsibility

Utilising various WG&S systems and data sources, together with narrative information gathered via strong relationship across the WGS network, you will gather business requirements and translate these into detailed documentation, uses cases and user stories. You will be confident in leading workshops, delivering formal documentation and managing the business as usual activities of our internal reports

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Finance Experience: Experience working in a finance background, management information reporting, P&Ls, Balance Sheet and financial analysis.
  • Analytical Skills: Strong ability to analyse data, processes, and systems.
  • Communication: Excellent communication and interpersonal skills. Ability to quickly build rapport with a diverse group of stakeholders.
  • Documentation: Proficiency in creating clear and comprehensive documentation.
  • Problem-Solving: Effective at identifying and solving business challenges.

What we can offer you

  • We offer a competitive salary and benefits which are designed to promote our employees financial wellbeing. Employees are also eligible to participate in a bonus plan.
  • Our employees enjoy a generous holiday entitlement and an opportunity to ‘buy’ or ‘sell’ some holiday entitlement.
  • Private Healthcare and Doctor@Hand (remote GP service).
  • Our employees can join a defined contribution pension plan. Employees contribute either 4% or 5% of salary, the company contributes 8% or 10% depending on the employee contribution. Employee contributions can be made through salary sacrifice.
  • Our Employee Assistance Programme offers practical, impartial support on everyday matters ranging from medical, financial and legal to home and family issues. 
  • Our Life Assurance cover is a multiple of eight times your annual basic salary.
  • Product allocation so that you can enjoy our fantastic portfolio of brands.
  • Our Cycle to Work scheme allows you to hire a bike for an agreed length of time, and then snap it up for a fraction of its original value. All while making savings (at least 25%) and spreading the cost.
  • Every employee has the opportunity to claim up to £1,000 per year for a charity or charities for which they have raised money, volunteered their time or personally donated.
  • Learning resources to help you be your best self.

About William Grant & Sons


William Grant & Sons: a home where Rare Characters thrive.

We value every employee for their rare character, distinctive skills, experience and perspectives. Every one of our colleagues has a role to play in helping us to achieve our growth ambitions.

At William Grant & Sons, our vision is to be A home where rare characters thrive. We value all colleagues for their rare character, distinctive skills, experience and perspectives. Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of how we do things at William Grant & Sons, fully aligned to our purpose and our company values. We strive to create an environment where we can all be our best and bring our whole selves to work.


Our agile working philosophy is to “Have your best work day everyday”.
Built on trust, we empower our rare characters to have their best work day every day. Where flexibility and positive working experiences help employees to feel connected and release potential across our teams.
We are open to discussing possible agile/flexible working options as part of the recruitment process.


Diversity & Inclusion is at the heart of how we do things at William Grant & Sons, fully aligned to our purpose and our company values. We want to ensure that our recruitment process is inclusive.

William Grant & Sons

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