Business Continuity Consultant

Posted on June 22, 2022

Location

Remote
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Position Details

Full-Time

Job Summary

Beacon Technologies is seeking a knowledgeable and energetic Business Continuity Consultant with excellent business continuity management and crisis management experience, to assist in the development and maintenance of our client's Business Continuity (BC) program. As a Business Continuity SME, ensure effective controls are in place and support all activities necessary to respond to a business disruption. The job holder will liaise with all areas of the Enterprise. Additionally, job holder will ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, industry standards and overall Risk Management requirements.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the design, coordination and maintenance of Business Continuity plans including risk assessments, Business Impact Analysis (BIAs), testing, etc.
  • Ensure Business Continuity recovery processes are written, updated, and maintained regularly
  • Conduct BIAs for divisions, departments and functional areas
  • Create Business Continuity testing schedules; assist in developing test scenarios
  • Coordinate, prepare and/or conduct Tabletop exercises and drills to be performed and evaluate results
  • Support the coordination of recovery and continuity efforts during an incident or business disruption.
  • Incorporate lessons-learned into Business Continuity plans
  • Work closely with the IT/Disaster Recovery and technology teams to ensure their disaster recovery plans for critical systems and applications are well-coordinated with BC recovery strategies
  • Develop and implement training plans and/or resources to ensure impacted parties understand and are able to fulfill their roles
  • Ensure compliance with evolving regulatory requirements and industry standards​
  • Analyze opportunities for process improvements and enhancements to systems and processes

Requirements

  • BS/BA required; Masters preferred
  • At least 7 years of Business Continuity Planning or significant training and/or certification
  • Must possess strong organizational skills and the ability to multi-task; remain calm and serve as a leader during times of crisis
  • Be knowledgeable about and willing to drive improvements
  • Works well in a remote (WFH) team environment
  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines
  • Requires superior analysis, written communication, and grammar skills with strong attention to detail
  • Excellent verbal and presentation skills, as well as strategic thinking and problem-solving ability

About Beacon Technologies

Are you looking to advance your career in information technology? Beacon Technologies offers career advancement opportunities, extensive training, and excellent benefits including paying for health and dental premiums for salaried employees. In addition to providing interesting opportunities, Beacon Technologies provides that old fashioned, personal touch, so you feel like a part of the Beacon team.

Beacon Technologies, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer with a functioning Affirmative Action Plan. It is the policy of Beacon Technologies, Inc. to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, marital status, citizenship, national origin, genetic information, ethnicity, ancestry, disability, medical condition, military and veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Beacon Technologies, Inc. prohibits any such discrimination or harassment.