Business Engagement Specialist

Perenti is an ASX200 diversified global mining services group with businesses in surface mining, underground mining and mining support services. The Group was founded in Kalgoorlie in 1987 and is today one of the world’s largest companies providing surface and underground mining at scale. Headquartered in Australia, Perenti has operations and offices in 13 countries across four continents, employs around 8,000 mining professionals and is creating enduring value and certainty for clients on some of the world’s largest mining projects.Perenti Group now seeks to engage 2 suitably experienced Business Engagement Specialists to join the team based in the Perth CBD. In this role, you will be responsible for managing the relationships between the Business and Perenti’s Group Technology department.Working with the Senior Business Engagement Specialist, the Business Engagement Specialist operates as the intermediary between Group Technology’s end users to ensure alignment with Perenti’s organisational strategy and our technology roadmap.Some Key Responsibilities of a Business Engagement Specialist will include:Develop and manage relationships with the business unit to help drive their business strategies, ensuring assessment of the Group Technology impact of such strategies.Building an effective and mutually beneficial 'client service' relationship between the designated business unit(s) and Group TechnologyDrive pre-project work such as feasibility assessment, scoping, requirements definition, business case and other related activities, working in conjunction with other parts of the business and Group Technology to maintain engagement and manage expectationsEnsuring that relevant business unit stakeholders/representatives are involved in designing and/or enhancing IT processesWorking closely with the business unit to match strategic demand for Group Technology services with supply via effective prioritisation and process improvementMeeting with user groups to gather and analyse end user requirementsAssisting business unit with project and work requests and assisting on components of business casesExperience/Qualifications:Experience in the Mining sector preferable in a Business Analyst or Business Partnering role, with a Technology flavour (Senior Business or IT role experience)At least 5 years’ experience in an IT Service delivery or Business Engagement environment,At least 2 years’ experience with tools and techniques for defining and documenting functional and technical specification documents,Strong understanding of the mining value chain/process and be able to "talk shop" with a range of business stakeholdersHigh degree of commercial acumen and strong sense of accountability.As a Company, we promote a collaborative culture at Perenti. Our Employee Benefit program acknowledges our employees with extensive offers from corporate partners including novated leasing, health insurance discounts and travel/accommodation benefits as well as our unique employee crisis fund.We strive to create an inclusive environment for all employees. Women, Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged to apply for all vacant positions.If you meet the minimum criteria for this vacancy, we encourage you to apply directly to this advertisement with an up-to-date CV and supporting documentation.  100000 AUD Perth 6000