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Pearson Business Analyst in Melbourne, Australia

Business Analyst


It’s no secret that a good education has the power to change lives. The challenge lies in the pace with which Australia’s educational landscape is transforming. It’s no longer just about providing access, but also ensuring progress.

As the world’s leading learning company, we’re meeting this challenge with Australia’s most comprehensive blend of digital learning formats, printed texts, educator training resources, assessments, services and online assets.

We have an upcoming opportunity for an experienced business analyst to join us on a 6 month fixed term contract. The role is to support Pearson’s growth initiatives by working closely with the teams within University Partnerships as well as the broader Pearson business units and to elicit business requirements, business rules and document processes and operating procedures. This is a critical role supporting the success of our growing businesses; ingenuity and the ability to think outside the box is a must.

Key responsibilities will include;

  • Works with subject matter experts to document current state processes, elicit business requirements and capture operating procedures.

  • Help design and document new processes

  • Documentation of Business Requirements

  • Documentation of Operating Procedures

  • Documentation of Business Rules

  • Documentation of Process Maps


  • Passionate about their work, self-motivated, detail oriented and have excellent problem

  • solving skills.

  • The ideal candidate will have superb communication skills, and will be able to communicate complex analytical results, both written and verbally, in a clear and easy to understand manner.

  • Proven track record of influencing senior level management and stakeholders

  • Ability to respond confidently to conflicts and manage situations positively, proactively escalating on-going issues

  • Strong organisation skills

Now it’s time to tell us about you and why you want to work with Pearson. Click ‘Apply Now’ to create your application online.

At Pearson, we value the employee journey and pride ourselves in building an inclusive and diverse culture.


Primary Location: AU-VIC-Melbourne

Work Locations: AU-Melbourne-707 Collins 707 Collins Street Goods Shed South Melbourne 3008

Job: Technology

Organization: Technology & Operations

Employee Status: Fixed Term

Job Type: Standard

Shift: Day Job

Job Posting: May 15, 2019

Job Unposting: Ongoing

Schedule: Full-time Temporary

Req ID: 1906421

Pearson is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and a member of E-Verify. All qualified applicants, including minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.