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Business Analyst

Mountain West Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company
Laramie, WY
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $4,600 to $5,900 Monthly
  • Full-Time
Job Description

Mountain West Farm Bureau is currently hiring for a full-time Business Analyst to join our team and helps translate the needs of the business with the use of technology by determining strategies for gathering business and functional requirements. This position works with project managers to ensure scope and timeline clarity for small to mid-scale projects. This full-time position is located in Laramie, WY, but has remote possibilities in WY, MT or CO, and typically works 40 hours per week between 8 am to 5 pm, Monday-Friday. Additional work hours on weekends may be required depending on demand. You can expect a competitive wage between $4,600 - $5,900 per month, depending on location and experience.

In addition to excellent pay and our positive company culture, we offer our Business Analyst the following benefits and perks:

  • 401K contribution match
  • 7 paid holidays including Black Friday
  • Generous paid time off (PTO), including volunteer time off
  • On-site fitness center

So, now that you've learned the who, what, where, and why, you may be wondering HOW? It's easy! Just fill out our initial mobile-friendly online application. We hope to meet you soon!

SKILLS OF OUR IDEAL BUSINESS ANALYST:

  • Great Communicator - Effectively reads, writes, and speaks the English language
  • Ethical - Uses knowledge, skills, and abilities to maintain high levels of personal and professional integrity, and to act as an ethical agent who promotes core values throughout the organization
  • Active Listener - Gives full attention to what other people are saying, and makes sure to understand the points being made
  • Analytical Thinking – Analyzing information and using logic to address work-related issues and problems.
  • Critical Thinking – uses logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions
  • Customer Service focused– possesses knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service
  • Exhibits Independent Judgment - Follows established procedures, guides oneself with little or no supervision
  • Problem-Solving/Troubleshooting – Ability to identify operating errors and gather and analyzing information to develop alternative solutions in a timely manner.
  • Systems Analysis – determine how a system should work and how changes in conditions, operations, and the environment will affect outcomes.
  • Technical Capacity – Has special and practical knowledge in the area of program and project management.
  • Time Management – Manages’ one’s own time and is cognizant of the time of others.


If these ideal Business Analyst traits describe you, please continue reading!

ABOUT MOUNTAIN WEST

Founded in 1948 to provide Wyoming Farm Bureau members with insurance. Over the years we have grown into a multi-line insurance company, serving the needs of individuals, families and businesses throughout Wyoming and Montana.

What we value:

  • Our Stewardship: We take to heart our responsibility to provide protection of what our clients’ value.
  • Our Relationships: We keep the promises we make. Integrity, professionalism, respect and personal accountability is ingrained in our company fabric.
  • Our Action: We take pride in our work. We challenge ourselves to personal growth, to be proactive and continually improve on the delivery of our products and services.

Here at Mountain West, our employees are our greatest asset. Our fantastic team of employees is what allows us to continue to do what we love: making a difference for our insured, and our community. If you are looking to join a team that values you at the highest level and offers career paths, consider joining our team

REQUIREMENTS FOR A BUSINESS ANALYST

In this full-time position, you will operate in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. While performing these job duties, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear and is frequently required to stand, walk and occasionally lift and move office products or supplies. The following are required to assist in the duties performed by a Business Analyst:

  • High school degree or GED.
  • Three years’ work experience as a business analyst (BA), product owner or project manager.
  • Experience working with Waterfall and Agile systems development life cycles (SDLC).
  • Knowledge SQL and relational database experience.
  • Knowledge of up and down stream system integrations.
  • Experience in video conferencing programs.


Do you have excellent communication and problem-solving skills? Are you a critical thinker? Do you enjoy being part of a team? If yes, give us the chance to review your information.

ARE YOU READY?

If you are excited about this full-time opportunity, don't delay. Apply today!

**Prior to being hired the successful applicant must pass a drug and alcohol screening and undergo MVR and background checks.

NOTICE TO APPLICANT: Federal and state law requires that all applications be considered without regard to race, color, creed, ancestry, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any grounds prohibited by applicable federal, state, or local law. We believe in and fully support the principle of equal employment opportunity and will fulfill our obligation to the fullest.

Please read and understand the following: The information provided by me in this application for employment is true, correct, and complete. False, incomplete, omitted, or misrepresented information of any kind will be sufficient cause for my application to be rejected or, if discovered after I am employed, cause for immediate termination of my employment.
I authorize Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance to contact and obtain information about me from my previous employers, education institutions, and references I provided (unless designated with a “no”). Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance is hereby authorized to conduct any investigation of my personal history, including, but not limited to, criminal searches as deemed appropriate, and/or credit and financial records employing investigative or credit agencies or bureaus of Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance's choice subject to the provisions of the Fair Credit Reporting Act.

I understand and agree that I will be given an initial drug and alcohol test prior to my employment and random drug and alcohol tests may be requested during my employment.

If employed by Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance, I agree to abide by its rules and regulations. I understand that if I am employed by Mountain West Farm Bureau Insurance, my position is considered at will, which means I may be terminated at any time with or without cause.

By submitting my application, I indicate my full understanding and acceptance of all terms and conditions in the above statement. This application expires in one (1) year.

Mountain West Farm Bureau Mutual Insurance Company

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Laramie, WY
82070 USA

Industry

Business

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