Senior Business Analyst

Requisition ID:  2253
Department:  Information Technology
Work Type:  Hybrid
Application Close Date:  19th of April 2024

Intrepid Travel was born in 1989 with the simple mission to create positive change through the joy of travel.

More than 34 years later, we’re proud to be a certified B Corp with more than 1000 small group trips in over 120 countries. After all these years, we’ve stayed true to our mission, ensuring our adventures are good for the places we go, good for the communities we visit and good for our travellers. That’s why we carbon offset all our trips and support local communities but we’re not stopping there. We want to be the best travel company not just in the world, but for the world.

The world needs more Intrepid people: 


As a Senior Business Analyst with Intrepid, you will bring your expertise and be at the forefront of delivering change at Intrepid! You'll add value by identifying opportunities, solving problems, and leading teams towards creative and innovative solutions that satisfy both the customer and business needs.   

You will collaborate broadly with Program Delivery Managers and key staff across the wider global business to provide analysis of potential opportunities and assist with strategic thinking and growth opportunities. Taking on ownership of the delivery of these outcomes and ensuring the right people, processes, and technology are in place to enable Intrepid Travel to achieve its goals!   


This is a full-time, 2 year fixed-term position based out of our HQ on Collins Street with the flexibility to work some days from home. 


Some of the experience you’ll bring with you, includes: 


  • 5+ years experience as a Business Analyst or experience in a similar role 

  • 3+ years in an agile / scaled agile environment, ideally in a large business 

  • Proven experience in a role where you analysed, proposed and delivered projects that transformed how the business worked   

  • Experience gathering requirements and documenting processes while coordinating with cross-departmental and non-technical teams 

  • Comfortable working with data and research to validate ideas and provide objective feedback on business opportunities 

  • Confident communicator, excellent at documentation and capable of facilitating workshops / running meetings like a pro 

  • Agile, Change Management and Business Analysis accreditation and/or experience desirable 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Project Management, Technology, Computer Science, or a related tertiary business degree is advantageous 

In addition, you will be friendly, flexible and have a good sense of humour, all while aligning with Intrepid’s core values of real, impactful, ambitious and together. 


A bit about our people:

Our team reflects the diversity of our customers and the communities we visit. Our team is made up of 58 nationalities across 46 countries, and Intrepid recognises that diversity makes us a stronger business. With a commitment to breaking down barriers, we support a culture where people can be themselves. We encourage applications from people of all backgrounds, including First Nations People, LGBTQI+ people, people living with a disability, people from previously disadvantaged backgrounds, and people from different ethnicities, races, and religions. 

Work perks:

  • We offer flexible work options, including work-from-home, and work from anywhere in the world for up to 4 weeks a year
  • Employees receive a free Intrepid trip every year! As well as generous discounts available for families, and close friends
  • 5 extra days of leave annually, for use when travelling on an Intrepid trip
  • Our global leave benefits are aimed at supporting gender equity, so we offer a minimum of 10 weeks of paid parental leave for all parents, and other additional leave provisions. 
  • Access to incredible e-learning platforms, and professional development via our Elevate Mentor program
  • We provide an Employee Assistance Program, a 24/7 service that offers counselling for you and your family
  • We want to support the causes that are important to you, that’s why we offer 20 hours of volunteer leave every year.

If you’re here to inspire, create, share, and lead in what you do, we want to hear from you. We encourage you to submit your application as soon as possible – we may close advertising early if the right person is identified.