BUSINESS CONTINUITY MANAGER – BUSINESS ASSURANCE

Career
Description

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

To supervise and facilitate implementation of effective mitigation plans for risks associated with disruptions.

THE JOB

  • Coordinate the Business Continuity Management Program (BCMP) as a member of a multi-disciplinary and cross-functional program management team.
  • Support, maintain and improve the Business Continuity Program with a view of providing assurance to management on the resumption of the business following a disaster.
  • Ensure the BCM processes and procedures are properly articulated to meet the defined business situations and being followed.
  • Work with a wide range of cross-functional teams to conduct business impact assessments, identify critical services, define recovery objectives, and map critical dependencies.
  • Facilitate the development of Business Process Recovery plans for identified Business Units and act as a consultant to develop appropriate recovery strategies.
  • Assist in the response to significant disruptive events.
  • Facilitate business continuity exercises and tests, to identify potential gaps in plans, as well as functionality of work transference processes supporting recovery.
  • Perform regular updates to plan documentation and arranges for periodic plan exercises.
  • Provide BCM training, coaching and support to all areas of FMN.

THE PERSON MUST

  • Possess strong communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Have good analytical and critical thinking ability.
  • Have a high level of concentration and patience.
  • Have strong time management skills.
  • Be meticulous and be able to pay attention to details.

QUALIFICATION

  • 5 ‘O’ level credits including Mathematics and English in not more than 2 sitting.
  • First Degree/HND in Accounting, Sciences or Engineering.
  • Professional Certification – Certified by the Business Continuity Institute, Risk Management Certification
  • MBA will be a plus.

EXPERIENCE

  • 5 years cognate experience