Oversee and manage the development of corrective action plans to address operational and process gaps in the emergency management plan and Business Continuity Plans to ensure business resiliency for your organization during and after emergency or catastrophic incidents.

More Uses of the Business Continuity Plan Toolkit:

  • Ensure your organization leads Business Continuity Plan exercises, ensuring all technical components of the Business Continuity Plans are successfully tested, at least annually, or whenever significant changes are made to the components of the plan.
  • Formulate: direct the creation and implementation of processes designed to ensure compliance with all applicable regulatory departments and external compliance organizations.
  • Continue to improve existing framework by keeping current on industry challenges, best practices, threats, trends and automation related to resilience testing and recovery.
  • Be accountable for estimating the costs of system solutions and preparing project plans to provide input into decisions about prioritizing projects and allocating IT resources.
  • Participate, along with the Board of Directors, CEO and other members of the leadership team, in the formulation and execution of strategic plans, structure and processes necessary to manage your organizations current operational activities and projected growth.
  • Develop/implement Business Continuity Plans to ensure continuous service through infrastructure/systems changes, security breach or if disaster recovery plan is triggered.
  • Ensure you build features that make it easier for Chief Operating Officers (COO) and Chief Security Officers (CSO) to monitor the safety and security of business and react to ongoing threats.
  • Develop use cases, customer scenarios and/or demos, plan and coordinate testing of the newly developed or enhanced applications and provide support.
  • Provide leadership in the areas of planning, human resources, policy development, operational, facility, and budgetary aspects for all reporting departments.
  • Warrant that your organization participates in the formation and execution of Business Continuity Planning, and drive disaster recovery planning and execution across multiple geographic locations.
  • Manage the development and implementation of crisis management and Business Continuity Plans across the enterprise and ensures linkage for all crisis response and recovery plans.
  • Establish and maintain an appropriate Disaster Recovery Infrastructure that is in line with and supports your organizations Business Continuity Plan.
  • Be accountable for planning program managers also provide timely resolution to the issue in hand by researching and querying internal tools and by making real time decisions.
  • Orchestrate: conduct and/or coordinate the regular testing of the Business Continuity Plan, document results and utilize results to remediate deficiencies and improve performance.
  • Facilitate business plan exercises, lead coordination and tracking of technology disaster recovery exercises, coordinate business unit participation in technology exercises, and lead Corporate level plan exercises.
  • Have a continuous improvement mindset that looks for opportunities to improve efficiencies, reduce costs where possible, and refine processes where needed.
  • Develop and implement analytics and modeling tools for resourcing, capacity, throughput, and utilization to support manufacturing operations and long term strategic planning.
  • Utilize scoping methodology to determine necessary planning efforts of Business Continuity Plans, specialized recovery plans, and/or crisis management plans.
  • Coordinate the development and ongoing monitoring of the plans, conduct periodic desk audits, lead periodic drills, coach local leaders as necessary and communicate gaps and remediation plans to executive leadership.
  • Utilize management information tools to analyze financial, business and operations reports to identify and address trends and performance issues.
  • Manage: conduct audits or lead audit teams in the performance of information technology (it) audits and review of systems, applications and IT processes.
  • Ensure your organization implements, tests and validates that comprehensive Business Continuity Planning, risk management and security controls are in place and validated on a recurring basis.
  • Identify and drive change initiatives that improve operational workflow and productivity while maintaining focus on adding value to the end client.
  • Ensure you good management skills to effectively lead and direct subordinate staff who are assigned duties in different programs; skills to effectively integrate several highly regulated subject and program areas.
  • Guide: actively participate in disaster recovery helping direct the development and execution of an authority wide disaster recovery and Business Continuity Plans.

 

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