Business Continuity Management Specialist - Edmonton

Randstad - Edmonton, AB (30+ days ago)

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Business Continuity Management Specialist
Edmonton, AB
Contract

Our client, a large Pipeline, midstream Oil and Gas company is looking to hire a Business Continuity Management Specialist to join their team!

The mandate of Business Continuity Management (BCM) is to ensure an effective Business Continuity Management (BCM) governance framework that is consistent with general regulatory requirements and industry best practices/standards is developed, maintained and adhered to across the Business Unit.
Business Continuity Management ensures that an auditable governance framework, consistent with general regulatory requirements for BCM across functions in which the Pipeline operates, is developed, maintained, and adhered to across the Business Unit, so that the Business Unit is appropriately prepared for, and can respond to unexpected disruptions to normal activities.

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Member of the Emergency Management team within Liquid Pipeline Business Unit.
  • Contribute to the development and maintenance of the Business Unit business continuity management program including: development of tools and instructional guides.
  • Continuity planning and event management, development and facilitation of event exercises, relationship management with external vendors, development of policy, standards, and guidelines.
  • Contribute to establishing and maintaining program processes and practices which effectively ensure that the program remains current, and incorporates/aligns with industry standards and practices as appropriate, and adequately covers general regulatory requirements.
  • Supports and/or leads processes that support BCM governance requirements as part of the enterprise operational risk framework (as assigned).
  • Ensures appropriate integration of requirements and information obtained from various sources; including external regulators and Shareholder Auditors for all jurisdictions.
  • Participates as an independent business continuity professional in support of various other initiatives to achieve the risk management objectives.
  • Subject matter expert for business continuity management.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS and EXPERIENCE

The incumbent must have an in-depth understanding of business continuity management and governance frameworks, strong knowledge of business continuity best practices and protocols,
operational risk management, and in-depth knowBusiledge and expertise of Pipeline operations, including IT practices. Specific expertise should include:

  • Business Continuity Management practices and protocols, including in-depth knowledge of international BCM standards promoted by BCI and DR. and ISO
  • A strong understanding of Operational risk and resilience, Business Process improvement methods as well as risk related control frameworks and practices (COCO, COSO, ISO, ITIL, CMM, COBIT, etc.)
  • Solid knowledge of IT
  • Solid understanding of the Operational Risk Management methodology and CSA related requirements.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

  • 7+ year’s breadth of exposure to Pipelines operations and technology environment and/or Business Continuity Management industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of Business Continuity Management practices and protocols, including international BCM standards promoted by BCI, DR and ISO.
  • A strong understanding of Operational risk and resilience, Business Process improvement methods as well as risk related control frameworks and practices (COCO, COSO, ISO, ITIL, CMM, COBIT, etc.).
  • Solid knowledge of IT.
  • Solid understanding of the Operational Risk Management methodology and CSA related requirements.
  • Strong organizational skills.
  • Exceptional ability to remain calm under stress.
  • Excellent team skills, both as a leader and as a team player.
  • Excellent communication skills, especially related to facilitation, documentation, and reporting.
  • Highly developed relationship management, influencing and leadership skills.
If this sounds like the right role for you and you are confident at what you bring to the table, apply now!

Please note: All candidates are subject to Criminal, Reference, Drug and Alcohol Test, and other checks.

Although we appreciate all applications, only those that meet the minimum job qualifications will be considered for this role. We thank you all for your interest.

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Interested candidate is also encouraged to submit a copy of updated resume to Resource Manager, Geraldine Valiarayil at geraldine.valiarayil@randstad.ca, with the Job Order Number / Position Name in the subject line outlining how you meet the qualifications required for the job.