Disaster Recovery/Business Continuity

Disaster recovery, business continuity
Full Time
$90,000 - $100,000

Job Description

MAIN ACCOUNTABILITIES

Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Assist in the planning, coordination and development of recovery exercises and associated test plans – considering facilities, staff, technology, internal and external dependencies.
  • Knowledge in disaster avoidance and control strategies.
  • Work with various groups within to support the Business Recovery seating locations across the US, Canada and Brazil.
  • Assist with other resources for the successful resumption of business operations in the event of a disaster.
  • Assist the efforts of staff members in different functional areas during a crisis situation.
  • Assist with testing of the Business Recovery seating locations.
  • Work with the Business Continuity Planners on BIA’s and BCP’s and coordinate the testing of recovery support and business resumption procedures in different functional areas.
  • During a declaration, assists recovery support and business resumption staff in the implementation of response and alternate operating strategies. May act as the coordinator during emergency situations.
  • Assist with management to ensure Disaster Recovery issues are addressed as new equipment, facilities, services and systems are installed.
  • Maintains contact with outside contingency planning professional organizations and local/regional emergency response groups.
  • Perform the annual review of Application Recovery Manuals (ARMs), working with the Application Managers and IT-Risk on reporting update status.
  • Will assist the Director of SCM with the fulfillment of auditing requirements.
  • SCM Personnel are expected to be on call 24X7.

COMPETENCIES

Required:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Project management skills
  • Results-oriented, with demonstrated problem-solving and decision-making skills

TECHNICAL SKILLS

Required:

  • Ability to effectively use Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)

PRIOR WORK EXPERIENCE

Required:

  • Minimum 3-5 years’ experience in Business Continuity/Disaster Recovery planning and coordination

EDUCATION

Nice to have:

CBCP certification

Dice Id : business
Position Id : 1005659
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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