This opportunity is closed for applications

The deadline was Tuesday 4 October 2016
Environment Agency

Review and consolidation of requirements

0 Incomplete applications

24 Completed applications

19 SME, 5 large

Important dates

Tuesday 27 September 2016
Deadline for asking questions
Thursday 29 September 2016 at 11:59pm GMT
Closing date for applications
Tuesday 4 October 2016 at 11:59pm GMT


Specialist role
Business analyst
Summary of the work
The Business Analyst will work with the Business Project Manager to finish the completion of requirements documentation.
Latest start date
Expected contract length
Up to 6 weeks
South West England
Organisation the work is for
Environment Agency
Maximum day rate

About the work

Early market engagement
Who the specialist will work with
The Business Analyst will work under the direction of the Business Team Project Manager, and will work as part of a wider project team.
What the specialist will work on
The outline brief is to:
1) Consolidate the information we have collated in to unique requirements;
2) Identify the main user groups and business needs;
3) Draft functional and non-functional requirements in to a pre-defined format of tables;
4) Review and incorporate changes into subsequent drafts as directed

Work setup

Address where the work will take place
Environment Agency, Horizon House, Deanery Road, Bristol.
Working arrangements
Up to 4 days per week during October, some of which will be onsite in our Bristol office. An additional number of days (up to 8) in November, some of which will be onsite in our Bristol office.
Security clearance

Additional information

Additional terms and conditions

Skills and experience

Buyers will use the essential and nice-to-have skills and experience to help them evaluate suppliers’ technical competence.

Essential skills and experience
  • Have 3+ year’s prior experience of requirements building/specification
  • Be experienced in working in agile environments with sprint targets set and reviewed on a weekly basis, managed by an in-house Business Project Manager
  • Have the people skills to work with senior stakeholders to secure access to interviewees in their working environment; and with front line staff handling operational delivery of services
  • Be comfortable dealing with ambiguity and able to elicit the necessary information from interviewees to understand the wider context to make educated guesses where the information is not present
Nice-to-have skills and experience
  • Prior experience working in a government setting
  • Comfortable working with Google Docs + Excel

How suppliers will be evaluated

How many specialists to evaluate
Cultural fit criteria
  • Prior experience & knowledge of the Environment Agency
  • Be transparent and collaborative when making decisions
  • Take responsibility for their work
  • Can work with clients with low technical expertise
Assessment methods
Work history
Evaluation weighting

Technical competence


Cultural fit




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