Continuity of Business (BCP) Specialist

2018.02.22. | Budapest

Introduction

On behalf of our prestigious banking partner company we are looking for an experienced and highly-motivated BCP Expert who will be working in the company’s multinational BCP team as a key member.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct qualitative risk based quality reviews on CoB plans & testing documentation focusing on assessing business recovery capability soundness (recovery times, functionality, impact assessment) and/or application recovery capabilities soundness (technology recovery times, database recovery points, application data storage capacity, application processing capacity, application functionality) in order to gauge recovery strategy viability
  • Conduct business and technology/supplier reviews as needed.
  • Follow up key stakeholders (e.g., Business Unit Heads, CoB Sector/Regional Leads, key stakeholders) to ensure risks are appropriately mitigated and addressed
  • Perform routine updates on monthly operations reports, project plans, status and issues / risks
  • Assist in evolving the metrics to proactively gauge effectiveness of operational resilience and readiness
  • Support the establishment / improvement of operational processes (process improvement / redesign)
  • Leverage existing reporting to identify emerging risk scenarios (e.g. data analytics)
  • Participate on special projects as assigned


Skills Required

  • Bachelor’s Degree required or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum 5 – 10 years’ experience in Business Recovery or IT Risk Management in global financial services industry. Technology Disaster Recovery, Service Level Availability Management and Vendor Management is a plus
  • Confirmation of business recovery capabilities (recovery strategies, testing, end user computing, etc.) and application recovery capabilities (technology recovery times, database recovery points, application data storage capacity, application processing capacity, application functionality
  • Knowledge of standard Risk Management/Control frameworks
  • Experience in supporting global or cross-business projects in a matrix organizational structure
  • Demonstrated adaptability when facing unique challenges of a dynamic organization
  • Able to take ideas from concept to execution and work within tight timeframes
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills with excellent follow-up and strong attention to detail
  • Excellent written and verbal communication, organization and facilitation skills
  • Team player with strong analytical, conflict resolution and influencing skills
  • Ability to use tools to parse, merge, analyze, and present metrics and trends
  • Demonstrated ability to operate independently, set own priorities, and manage multiple concurrent work streams


What We Offer

  • Excellent opportunity to gain outstanding knowledge of IT Security and BCP
  • Possibility to work in the part of a multinational team
  • High-level office environment
  • Long-term opportunity

Contact our Consultant

Tamás Farkas +3618839860

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