Job Description

At Kmart, families come first for the lowest prices on everyday items. Our vision is to make everyday living brighter for all of our customers, every time, everywhere they shop with us. 

As Australia’s brightest retail star, we have experienced great success in recent times. For Kmart this is just the beginning of our exciting journey ahead! We have big plans in place to ensure we deliver our vision and significantly expand our business. With new stores opening across Australia and New Zealand, the growth of our online business and expansion into new markets, we are on a mission to improve the Kmart shopping experience for all our customers, who are at the heart of everything we do. There has never been a more irresistible time to join Kmart!  

We are currently embarking on the modernisation of our merchandise systems, looking to replace our legacy environment with a platform to support Kmart’s future growth.  Our aim is to support a greater level of agility and innovation through reducing complexity and inconsistency across our merchandise systems and processes.

To assist Kmart with this new development, we are keen to secure the services of a highly capable Senior IT Business Analyst.   The primary function of this role will be to undertake requirements analysis along with process and system design to ensure the development of a business solution that meets both current and future business needs.

To be successful in this role you will need to demonstrate the following:

  • Proven experience working within agile development environments is a must;
  • Outstanding facilitation and presentation skills;
  • Excellent analytical and reporting skills;
  • Efficiently grasping an understanding of user needs to drive business outcomes; and
  • Previous experience as a senior business analyst within a retail environment would be beneficial

You will be responsible for the following:

  • Identifying requirements through workshops and stakeholder interviews 
  • Breaking down epics and creating user stories,
  • Assisting in prioritisation and development of product roadmap
  • Working closely with development team to estimate and prioritise user stories and assist in management of product backlog
  • Facilitating business process redesign workshops
  • Coaching and mentoring team members in agile practices

This is an exciting time to join Kmart’s IT team as we seek to continue to adapt to position ourselves to support Kmart’s future direction.

At Kmart, we recognise the value in promoting a flexible work environment and are happy to consider applicants seeking a variety of arrangements. If flexibility is important to you please outline your individual requirements on the Flexible Work Arrangements section on the application form.

You will benefit from joining an amazing business and a dynamic team who are all committed to the success of Kmart and providing our customers with a great shopping experience. Our values – Think Customer, Take Care, Live Integrity, Grow Together and Reach Higher will resonate with you deeply and you’ll enjoy being part of a growing, iconic Australian business that has a fantastic culture that is non-hierarchical, diverse and inclusive. Your work environment will be highly collaborative, fast-paced and progressive, with no two days the same!

So if this sounds like the perfect role for you – apply now!

At Kmart we aim to ensure our teams reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.

Candidates interested in this position should apply directly to this advertisement as we are not accepting applications from recruitment agencies.


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