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Business Continuity Planner

  • Location: Irving, 75039
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 9 days ago

Grow your career as a Business Continuity Analyst with an innovative global bank. Long-term contract with excellent growth potential. Will be required to be onsite 2-3 days per week. Will mostly focus on business continuity planning.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Assist with the product implementation of a new business resiliency tool for Crisis Management, Continuity of Business and outsourced service provider information for Continuity of Business planning.
  • Understand how Enterprise Resiliency, Continuity of Business and Crisis Management systems integrate with overall organizational business functions and processes from a recoverability, planning and testing perspective.
  • Solution and strategize to develop a “move forward” Business Continuity taxonomy for the Global Enterprise. Be able to develop and execute a “cross -walk” analysis merging multiple continuity and recovery strategies to identify a new enhanced continuity model moving forward.
  • Perform business and process analysis to help define and support the tooling solutions for existing and new functional capabilities for business impact analysis, business recovery planning and testing, application and work area recovery planning and testing, 3rd Party planning and testing, operational/risk metrics and reporting.
  • Provide evaluative judgment based on analysis of information in complicated, unique and dynamic situations; draws on diverse range of internal and external sources to define tooling workflow and process improvement, simplification and automation opportunities.
  • Understanding of technology and development life cycle processes (technology operations, business continuity, etc.).
  • Provide end user support to proprietary business continuity stakeholders.
  • Engage stakeholders and radiate information, provide presentations, act as an engaged partner to all stakeholders.
  • Manage product to deliver the required value, e.g., new processes, technology changes, regulatory compliance, etc.
  • Identify continuous improvement of the product and areas of enhancement, embedding a sense of mission and focus on the targeted benefits of the product output.
  • Ensure timely planning of key milestones and their dependencies.
 
Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor’s/University degree. Prefer Master’s degree.
  • 5+ years of experience in business analysis roles in risk, business continuity, business resiliency or crisis management.
  • Must have subject matter expertise in continuity of business planning and analysis.
  • Experience with Fusion or similar continuity of business industry software.
  • Experience of technology project management, data modeling and workflow mapping.
  • Advanced project management, data analysis and reporting ability; with a good understanding of supporting technologies (applications, reporting tools, and data presentation).
  • Experience in Continuity of Business software platforms and/or systems.
  • Must have very strong acumen in business continuity planning.
  • Familiar with gap analysis, identifying future state information and reviewing them.
  • Must have crisis management background.
  • Must have business side-recovery business continuity experience.
  • Prefer 3+ years of experience working with internal/external audit/regulatory groups.
  • Strongly prefer certification in any of the following areas: CBCP, PMP, BA Professional Qualification.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the worlds most renowned global banks and trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world. While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you.