Business Continuity, BCM & ERM Specialist ( Long-Term Contract Job Role, Abu Dhabi)
Abu Dhabi
10 Jan 2023

Our client is a market leader in financial industry looking for a Business Continuity Specialist (Contract Role) assist and manage the development, implementation, maintenance, and governance of organization’s business continuity strategies, policies and frameworks in order to ensure that effective arrangements are in place to respond to any disruptive event / incident / disaster and maintain management approved levels of assurance of continuity for business operations.

Key Responsibilities will include

  • Assist in establish requirements and design for disaster recovery and business continuity plans to ensure conformity with government and regulatory bodies in the UAE.
  • Work with the Department Manager to develop the business continuity framework across the organization.
  • Lead and develop the selection / development of appropriate BCM Methodology, tools and techniques to be applied consistently.
  • Provide expertise and contribute to the continuity planning and event management, development and facilitation of event exercises, relationship management with the stakeholders, development of organization’s BCM policy, standards and guidelines.
  • Ensure the implementation of the incident communication and assessment process to ensure potential and actual incidents are recorded, assessed, communicated and managed in an appropriate way.
  • Manage and maintain a structured process to ensure critical business activities, processes and systems can continue to operate at a pre-determined minimum level. 
  • Ensure that a process is in place to evaluate projects for Business Continuity requirements and ensure that the solutions implemented are maintained to meet the business requirements. 
  • Manage the implementation and maintenance of appropriate business continuity plans, procedures, and facilities to ensure the achievement of the recovery strategy and objectives. 
  • Monitor business continuity capability, measure and track business continuity maturity and identify key business continuity risks / issues that require the attention of the management.

Who we're looking for

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration, Process Engineering, or any other related field
  • Must have Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in a large organization preferably in Capital Markets or Banking domain 
  • Minimum of 3 year in crisis and emergency and business continuity management.
  • Certifications in Business Continuity Management is a plus: BCCP, BCCS, BCCE

What's on offer

  • Attractive Tax Free Monthly Salary Package inclusive of base, housing and other allowances
  • Additional Benefits include: Self Health Insurance and Annual Airfare Allowance


  • Job Ref: TI-x2kz
  • Your application will be sent to Qasim Siddique