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  • Description


    The continuous change on Converge ICT’s business environment including high vulnerability on man-made and natural events and ongoing COVID-19 spread worldwide affects our business operation which necessitates creating a team to ensure that critical business processes and services are available and maintained during disruptions.

    The Business Continuity (BC) Specialist is responsible in the following areas:

    >Provide assistance on ensuring the BC Framework is implemented and followed enterprise-wide

    >Provide support to the BC Manager on the development and maintenance, and ensure effectiveness of Converge ICT’s BC policies and procedures to achieve a resilient organization

    >Provide support to the BC Manager in leading and sustaining the implementation of BC management programs and initiatives enterprise-wide

    >Participate in other organizational activities such as audits, employee engagement activity, and others


    >With Bachelor’s degree in Business Management, Computer Science, Electronics and Communications Engineering, Disaster Management, or equivalent

    >Certificate of the Business Continuity Institute (CBCI), BCM Institute BCM Certification (e.g., BCCP, BCCS, BCCE), or similar certifications is a distinct advantage

    >With at least 2 years of experience in Business Continuity, Emergency Response, Incident Management, Crisis Management, and Business Recovery in a large-sized, multinational or local company with nationwide operations of at least 3,000-5,000 employees

    >With hands-on experience in the development and implementation of a Business Continuity Plan

    >With experience in risk assessment and identification of risk mitigation activities

    >With experience in facilitating Business Impact Analysis to establish the organization’s critical business functions and equivalent recovery objectives

    >With experience in Project Management

    >Preferably with relevant experience in Telecommunication or other public utilities industries

    >Knowledgeable in Risk and Business Continuity Management framework



    >Provide assistance, expertise, and recommendations to Enterprise Risk Head/ BC Manager/ management/ functional areas when a business disruption occurs, including emergency, incident, crisis, and recovery, for a rapid and effective response to situations

    Provide assistance on overseeing the effective execution of the actions


    >Provide assistance to facilitate the establishment and updating of BC risk assessment, BIA, and BC mitigation and recovery strategies

    >>Analyze and consolidate department/group BC information for reporting

    >Provide assistance on the development, updating, and reviewing of BC-related governance documents to ensure that the organization can maintain critical functions and continue its daily business operations to the best of their ability in the face of disruptions


    >Lead the conduct of BCP exercise to ensure effectiveness of BC governance documents and team members


    >Provide assistance on planning and providing BC-related orientations/ trainings/ workshops to function across the organization

    >Provide hands-on support in the development of department/group level recovery plans, leveraging best practice

    >Develop BC-related advisories and bulletins


    >Provide support on BCM-related audits and assurance activities for both internal and external

    >Provide assistance on reviewing findings and recommendations

    >Monitor, follow-up, and report whether agreed recommendations are implemented


    >Provide assistance in BC projects, including preparation of Project Charter, proposals, cost benefit analysis, and other documentation


    >Responsible for monitoring and reporting team budget

    >Provide updates to management, as applicable

    >Perform other related duties and responsibilities that may be assigned by the BC Manager


    Enterprise Risk Management

  • Requirements

  • Minimum education level: Bachelor´s Degree
  • 2 years of experience
  • Availability for travel: No
  • Availability for change of residence: No
  • People with disabilities: Yes

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Job summary

  • Business Continuity Specialist

  • Pasig, National Capital Region

  • Company

    Converge ICT Solutions Inc.,
  • Type of contract

    Permanent contract

  • Work type

    Full Time

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