$250K — $500K+*
Guidehouse is a leading management consulting firm serving the public and commercial markets. We guide our clients forward towards new futures that build trust in society and your professional skills along the journey. Join us at Guidehouse.
As a Experienced Business Continuity Planner Manager, you will be performing the following:
Support organizational planning to address disasters, interruptions of business functions and enterprise resilience.
Interpret government regulations and applicable directives, and advises government management on the best course of action to meet program goals, objectives and compliance with program mandates.
Assist with the development of plans for continuity of essential functions and resumption of complete business operations.
Monitor business and operation changes to ensure plans remain current and valid.
Perform business process analysis/business impact analysis (BPA/BIA), risk assessments of essential functions and/or information systems in accordance with federal directives and industry best practices.
Prepare and conduct training briefings and overviews to educate workforce personnel.
Prepare and submit position and information papers in response to government requirements.
The following qualifications must be met to be considered for this role:
An ACTIVE and CURRENT TOP SECRET/SCI security clearance with a FULL SCOPE polygraph
THIRTEEN (13) years of experience in performing TWO (2) or more areas:
Continuity of Government,
Continuity of Operations,
Business Continuity Planning,
Continuity Strategic Planning and Policy,
Enterprise Risk Management, or
Participation in national level homeland security or continuity of operations exercises.
THREE (3) of the THIRTEEN (13) years must be supporting a federal department, agency, or U.S. Intelligence Community component continuity.
Completion of the FEMA Continuity of Operations Excellence Series – Level 1 (Professional Continuity Practitioner)
Certification through the Disaster Recovery Institute International or Business Continuity Institute (e.g., CBCP, CPSCP, and MBCI)
Four (4) additional years of experience in one of the above areas may be substituted for a Bachelor’s Degree.
A Master’s Degree in a related field may be substituted for two years of experience.
Strong communications skills
Experience with government clients
The following skill/knowledge/experience are preferred for this role:
Lead business continuity planning tasks and projects
Possesses knowledge and/or skills in the following areas:
Assist in leading the application of industry and Government continuity and mission assurance best practices for the identification, planning, implementation, and facilitation of process improvement initiatives to enhance mission assurance efforts across the organization.
Assist in developing multiyear program strategies
Develop continuity program metrics to assess program efficiency and effectiveness
Assist in developing implementation strategies to integrate continuity program standards (e.g., NFPA 1600, BS 25999, ISO 22301) in to the program management framework
Serve as liaison between offices and provide insight on all program aspects to senior-level government staff, working groups and interagency forums
Assist in designing, coordinating and conducting continuity exercises in accordance with (IAW) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Exercise Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines
Research, formulate and document reconstitution and devolution strategies
Knowledge of the Business Continuity Planning process
Assist in business continuity planning, analysis, and risk management
Assist in designing, coordinative, and conducting continuity exercises in accordance with (IAW) Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Exercise Evaluation Program (HSEEP) guidelines
Problem solving skills
Interpersonal communication and customer relationship skills
Time management skills
Written and verbal communication skills
Valid through: 4/23/2021