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BA career on track

Wednesday, September 30, 2020 -
6:00pm to 7:30pm


The BA career on track will aim to assist prospective Business Analysts who wish to start a career as a BA or existing Business Analysts in the market who aspire to further their career. The event will bring together Educational Institutions, Recruiters and Business Analysts in the industry together in one forum.

Session Value:
You will get the opportunity to engage with the industry leaders and have your questions answered. You will hear from Business Analyst Kelly Myles,  about her career journey. Our panellist, Phil Wilkinson and Adam Scanlon will share their insight and answer your questions on the current market condition for BAs, what skill and experiences employers are looking for, and tips on switching role to progress your career. Mike Boutel will share how you can fast track your capability building process and how BAs are continuing to acquire new skills in the current market.
The BA career on track event has been designed to be your one-stop-shop to have all your questions answered and allow you to take the first or next step in your BA career. This event is for you if you are looking for answers for questions such as:

  • How do I become a Business Analyst?
  • What skills do I need to become a Business Analyst?
  • How can I keep up to date with how the business analysis profession is transforming?
  • Why do I gain a BA certification with IIBA?
  • Which industries seek Business Analysts and how do I get my foot in the door?
  • What do recruiters look for when seeking an experienced Business Analyst?

BA in focus
Kelly Myles - Senior Business Analyst, Reserve Bank of Australia
Kelly is committed to excellence in process design and optimisation, helping stakeholders discover their requirements and nurturing effective solutions to achieve outstanding results.
Mike Boutel - Head of Training, PM Partners
Mike is well-recognised as an industry-leading facilitator, speaker and thought-leader with more than two decades’ experience in the business management, training, coaching and project management sectors. As a qualified trainer, he oversees the training and certification of up to 10,000 individuals each year and has niche expertise in modern portfolio, program and project management practices.
Phil Wilkinson - Senior Account Director, Paxus
Phil is responsible for managing the Paxus Major Accounts team, providing recruitment services to some of the largest names in Banking, Insurance, Telco, Vendors and Govt clients. He is still hands-on and personally delivers recruitment services to his clients, whilst leading a team of talented and tenacious Account Managers and Recruiters. His longstanding commitment at Paxus for 20+ years has allowed him to hire hundreds of Business Analysts, in multiple industries in a mix of contract and permanent roles.
Adam Scanlon - Senior Principal Consultant, Charterhouse
Adam heads up Charterhouse's Business Transformation & Project Services Team and passionate about supporting his clients through transformation, change and building high performing project teams.
As a recruitment specialist within Transformation and Project Services, Adam’s success can be attributed to his ability to share market intelligence, trends, identifying gaps in skills and proposing recommendations to his clients and candidates in order to support them long term.

Event Details: 
Event Schedule:  ▪ The session opens 6:00 pm (AEST) ▪ Welcome, Introduction, Branch and Chapter updates ▪ Speaker presentation and Panel discussion from 6 PM till 7.30 PM including questions   Fee: This IIBA Virtual event is Free.   Become an IIBA Australia Chapter (ACM) member - you can join here: https://australia.iiba.org/membership  Sponsorship Enquiries: IIBA Australia Chapter would welcome sponsorship enquiries regarding our national virtual events via email to marketing@australia.iiba.org
Event Location: 
Web conference link to be provided the morning of the event.
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