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Business Continuity Specialist Sr. in Columbus at Huntington

Date Posted: 3/19/2019

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Job Description

The Business Continuity Specialist Sr helps administer the enterprise-wide business continuity program. This responsibility includes coordinating the design, development, maintenance, and testing of business continuity plans for each business unit of the organization. These plans include arrangements and procedures that prepare the organization to respond to a disaster in such a way that critical technology resources and business functions can be resumed within an acceptable time frame.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Provides professional, specialized skills, including: business continuity planning, project management, and problem analysis and resolution.

  • Plans and coordinates testing of business continuity plans to validate their effectiveness and accuracy.

    • Assist business units with:

      • Assessment of potential business impact (Business Impact Analysis)

      • Definition of Critical, time-sensitive functions

      • Design, development, and documentation of work area (business function) business continuity plans.

      • Recommend recovery strategies and options, and assist with the implementation of recovery solutions.

      • Provide expertise and support to management and business functional areas, as requested, when a business disruption occurs.

      • Performs risk analyses for functional areas to identify points of vulnerability.

      • Recommends disaster avoidance and reduction strategies.

      • Develop schedules for training / awareness for business continuity stakeholders.

      • Report the business continuity status of business units to Risk and senior management.

      • Writes reports to summarize testing activities, including descriptions of goals, planning, execution, results, analysis, conclusions, and recommendations.

      • Providing 7x24 on-call support for any emergency, which may require activation of all or part of the Business Continuity Plans. In the event that activation is required, serving as liaison between the Crisis Management Team and the Business Continuity.

      • Coordinate development of business unit schedules for annual business continuity documentation maintenance and update, exercises, and independent review and validation.

        Basic Qualifications:

      • Bachelor's degree

      • 5+ years' experience in the design, delivery, and continuous improvement of business continuity methodologies.

        Preferred Qualifications:

      • Must be a leader and a productive team player.

      • Strong organizational and project management skills.

      • Strong analytical skills. Experienced in evaluating various strategies and making recommendations.

      • Strong written communication skills. Ability to conduct research, coordinate resources, and synthesize in writing a broad array of information into a concise, easy-to-understand summary.

      • Demonstrated self-motivation with a strong ability to work in a multi-tasking, changing environment.

      • Strong PC skills (Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.).

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