Consultant - Business Continuity Management

Industry: Professional Services

Job Family: Consulting

18 Jan 2023

Abu Dhabi

Full Time

United Arab Emirates

JOB DESCRIPTION The role will:

Oversee and contribute to client mandates (eg procedure development, training and exercising) across crisis management, incident management and business continuity Build and maintain strong client relationships across numerous industry sectors Contribute to ongoing quality management and continuous improvement activities Collaborate with other internal divisions to provide integrated client outcomes, i.e. business continuity, crisis management and technology solutions Serve as a resource and key team member on client projects and help ensure timely delivery of results Participate in client engagements and work streams related to Business Community Management and Crisis Management Education, experience and skills required:

Bachelor’s Degree in Business Continuity Planning (BCP), Crisis Management, Business Administration, Risk Management, or related field Working towards or achieved: Certified Business Continuity Professional (CBCP); Member of Business Continuity Institute (MBCI), or related certification Strong familiarity with Business Continuity ISO certification standards (ISO 9001 / ISO 22301) At least 3-4 years of professional experience Demonstrable experience of improving company-wide business continuity standards in at least one leading organisation based in the UAE Preferred crisis management planning experience Experience of company-wide dashboard development in BCM and ERM Conducting workshops to understand the business and understand the risks To be successful in this role, you will bring the following attributes to the table:

Ability to exercise good judgment and mature mindset in approaching complex issues Inquisitive by nature and able to work with data to uncover root causes and identify trends Strong Excel and PowerPoint skills Strong presentation skills Excellent organizational skills Ability to manage multiple priorities Ability to make sound judgement calls independently when presented with difficult decisions, especially when only partial information is available