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Senior Business Analyst

Requisition ID:  130444 

Career Group:  Corporate Office Careers 

Job Category:  Information Technology 

Travel Requirements:  0 - 10%

Part Time or Full Time:  Full Time 


Country: Canada (CA) 

Province: Nova Scotia (CA-NS) 

City: Stellarton

Location: Foord 1 

Postal Code:  


Our family of 127,000 employees and franchise affiliates share a collective passion for delivering exceptional shopping experiences and amazing food to all our customers. Our mission is to nurture the things that make life better – great experiences, families, communities, and our employees. We are a family nurturing families.  


A proudly Canadian company, we started in a small town in Nova Scotia but we are now in communities of all sizes across this great country. With over 1500 stores in all 10 provinces, you may know us as Sobeys, Safeway, IGA, Foodland, FreshCo, Thrifty Foods, Lawton’s Drug Stores or another of our great banners but we are all one extended family. 





Are you someone who enjoys creative problem solving and designing solutions for tough questions? We have an exciting opportunity as a Senior Business Analyst in our Information Technology team in Stellarton, Nova Scotia to help manage our upcoming IT projects.

Job Description


  • Direct the identification of new and complex business processes and strategies to improve efficiency of the Merchandising and Replenishment operating divisions 
  • Direct the development of business and system requirements 
  • Work closely with the Application Developers to provide all system requirements translation 
  • Hold requirements gathering sessions by identifying the right participants, preparing the appropriate material, reviewing the project scope, and identifying key assumptions
  • Develop and established service level agreements and create RFPs/RPIs as appropriate
  • Perform the role of Project Manager on medium sized projects (possibility)
  • Meet regularly with the user groups in all divisions to identify opportunities for enhancements
  • Improve business processes by defining the existing “As-Is” process and the new “To-Be” process using proper methodologies

Your experience and resume will show us:


  • Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or Business Experience with project management and software development disciplines
  • SAP or supply chain experience is mandatory for this position
  • Extensive experience gathering business requirements, business process reengineering, application testing and project management
  • Bilingualism is an asset (English and French)


Sobeys offers our employees many valuable benefits such as:


  • Growing organization
  • Competitive salary
  • Ongoing Training & Development
  • Opportunity for internal mobility to other departments and/or promotions 

Sobeys is committed to accommodating applicants with disabilities throughout the hiring process and will work with applicants requesting accommodation at any stage of this process.



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