A business analyst is someone who scrutinizes the financial aspects of the business and determines if there are any changes that could be made to make the business more successful. A successful analyst needs a detailed mind that is able to analyze data and come to conclusions based on this data. Based on these conclusions the analyst makes recommendations and changes to improve the business.
Business Analyst, Finance/Banking Tasks
Gather, analyze and interpret data in areas such as budgets, financial planning and forecasting, cash flow projections, etc.
Develop and implement goals and procedures related to management of financial aspects of the business.
Coordinate, organize and direct organization of projects and processes related to the financial sector of the business.