Apprenticeship vacancy

Level 4 IS Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst Apprentice 

Location: Birmingham

Weekly Hours Worked: 30 hours

Salary: £7.50 – £10 an hour


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Job Description:

Due to the growth of the business, this company are seeking a highly motivated business analyst to join their business, to help expand their business further and reach into new markets. This is a great opportunity for a business analyst to join an expanding company with great long-term career prospects.


Main Duties/Responsibilities:


  • Analyse our e-commerce business insights. Such as conversion rates, abandoned cart rates, SEO, upselling, average cart value, number of products in an order, returning customer rate.
  • Being able to offer suggestions for how to improve these different elements to increase our monthly/weekly rate of orders and our profit.
  • Apply processes into the business to allow for continued increase in sales.
  • Work alongside stake holders and brand managers to ensure the brand image and business needs are always at the forefront of any decisions.
  • Manage all data and analyse on a weekly basis to stay up to date with the brands market position.
  • Manage any changes and review to ensure they are delivering the wanted outcome.
  • Set up spreadsheets/ documents where data can be easily viewed over a period of time to ensure the business is reaching KPI’s.
  • Review current data against previous dates and draw a conclusion for any changes and develop a plan moving forward.
  • Confident in implementing processes independently.
  • Autonomous worker.
  • Knowledge of profit, COGS, overheads and how to calculate business formulas to ensure the business is cash generative.
  • Ability to work in a team, alongside creative members and generate fair and balanced decisions, considering other points of view.
  • Risk analysis of changes and the affect that negative decisions could have on the business short and long term.


Desirable Skills / Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of ecommerce
  • Ability to produce and read graphs and spreadsheets.
  • Excellent user in Microsoft office (Powerpoint, Excel & Word)
  • Ability to calculate business formulars and plan business strategies.


Personal Qualities:

  • Excellent communication skills
  • Be facilitative – must be able to lead and demonstrate value-add principles to the teams
  • Attitude of transparency – have the desire to bring disclosure and transparency to the business about delivery and grow business trust
  • Enthusiastic and driven with a desire to succeed and to help others to succeed
  • Excellent team player




  • 5 GCSEs grades A*-C/9-4 or equivalent (including English Language and Maths)


Future prospects:

The role offers long term security and the opportunity to progress into a permanent position.

Training to be provided:

The Estio Training programme gives young people the opportunity to get hands on experience in the IT industry whilst still employed in a real paid job with no cost or debt.

Learners will receive eight weeks of intensive training. Whilst in the workplace, apprentices will also receive continual coaching, help and guidance from a dedicated Skills Development Coach who will be there to ensure that they get the most from their work experience.

This apprenticeship will give you a Level 4 IS Business Analyst Standard with training in areas such as:

  • Functional skills, Maths L2 and English L2
  • Software Platforms and Tools
  • Business Analyst Practice
  • Business Process Modelling
  • Requirement Analysis

Some of these modules will include an option to take an examination in order to receive a professional certificate.