Vice President-Business Continuity Planning
Our client, a global bank located in Midtown, NYC is seeking their Vice President of Business Continuity Planning. The incumbent will be responsible for directly overseeing the Bank?s Business Continuity Program.
S/He will interact with all stakeholders across all levels of the organization including Front Line Units, Legal & Compliance, Internal Audit, Operations, Americas Data Center and Chief Data Office. Direct responsibilities maintain the bank-wide business continuity strategy and plan; performing the annual business continuity risk assessment ? Business Impact Analysis, Risk Assessment and Update BC Plan, periodic update of BCP related policy, procedures and guidelines; become the subject matter expert on business continuity ? keeping management apprised of new regulatory requirements and innovations in business continuity; conduct scenario testing and assess control implications related to Business Continuity; ensure the bank is actively promoting staff preparedness, senior management escalation, and crisis management.
S/He will be responsible for administrating, coordinating a BC program to minimize the effects of business disruptions and assisting the update of BCP Governance Structure, strategy and plan periodically Develop and maintain Business Recovery Plans.
S/He will also maintain the firm?s resilience and viability before, during, and after an adverse event.
We are looking for someone with 5-7years of working experience, with minimum 3years directly manage BCP program, Bachelor?s degree or above (Master?s preferred). S/He should have strong consultative, advisory and organization skills. Strong verbal and written communication skills are required. Able to interpret and apply policies, standards and procedures abilities are required.