April 24, 2020

Author: SMR Recruitment Team

Nautilus Shell Cross Section. SMR Group is Recruiting for a Manager, Global Business Continuity.

This global BCM leadership role offers the opportunity to join a prestigious multinational.


Security Management Resources®’ client has an immediate need for an experienced business continuity leader. Please note that the recruitment cycle for this position will occur at an accelerated pace.

You will work with a small team of direct reports to contribute to the development and maintenance of an enterprise-wide business continuity management program. This role requires prior experience managing a similar program on a multinational level. The position is located in Upstate New York, and relocation within the continental US is available.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Function as the Subject Matter Expert for all enterprise-wide business continuity.
  • Work closely with multiple stakeholders across all levels to ensure development of effective BCM processes designed to minimize disruption.
  • Ensure the BCM program aligns with professional and industry standards.
  • Foster relationships with external associations and authorities.

Education and Experience Required for Success: 

  • Leadership experience gained having previously managed a leading-edge business continuity program on a multinational level.
  • Previous crisis management and disaster recovery experience.
  • Ongoing participation in BCM continuing education programs.
  • Preferred: Certification in practices aligned with ISO 22301.

Competencies That Describe You:

  • Confident and influential leader.
  • Strong communicator who can effectively convey the concept and importance of business continuity to a diverse audience.
  • Analytic thinker skilled at forecasting potential risk, assessing response and implementing solutions.
  • Strong team player across diverse environments.

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