BUSINESS CONTINUITY OFFICER – BUSINESS ASSURANCE

Career
Description

PURPOSE OF THE JOB

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

THE JOB

  • Ensure FMN group critical asset lists are up to date.
  • Develop reports to summarize testing activities, including descriptions of goals, planning, scheduling, execution, results, analysis, conclusions, and recommendations.
  • Assist with the facilitation of business continuity exercises and tests, to identify potential gaps in plans, as well as functionality of work transference processes supporting recovery.
  • Assist the Business Continuity Manager to conduct business impact assessments, identify critical services, define recovery objectives, and map critical dependencies.
  • Review and track close out of action items by the due dates.
  • Generate and send business continuity management reports to appropriate level of authorities for review.
  • Assist to document exercise plans and tests results during the periodic business continuity tests.
  • Schedule meetings with key stakeholders during impact assessments/testing and ensure accurate capture of minutes of meetings.
  • Perform other tasks as the Business Continuity Manager/Senior Risk Manager may decide.

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.

EXPERIENCE

  • 3 years cognate experience